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Tips for Small Streams

You're fly fishing a small stream and spot a trout near the surface. How far from the fish should your dry fly land? And when you hook that trout, how do you keep it (and yourself) out of trouble? Pro guide Darrell Paskell shares useful tips for fly by Scott Richmond.

Video Postcard from New Zealand

Short video from New Zealand's north island. Warning: contains fish porn. by Scott Richmond.

Combating the Red Menace!

In a secret location . . . a former spy . . . does epic battle . . . with invading REDS! Video, 3:20 by Scott Richmond.


Fly of the Week

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fishing fly of the week

Parachute Adams. This is THE all-purpose purpose dry fly--effective in both caddis and mayfly hatches. Keep a dozen each of size 12-18. When you're not sure what to tie on, pick a Parachute Adams!


Food of the Month

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March Brown.  Even though it's April, March browns are a very important hatch from the Willamette Valley to the Rockies.

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  1. April Fly Fishing Forecast
  2. Current Conditions
  1. April Fly Fishing Forecast
  2. Current Conditions
  1. April Fly Fishing Forecast
  2. Current Conditions
  1. April Fly Fishing Forecast
  2. Current Conditions

  1. Hot Board Topics

  1. The Reunion Tour
  2. Pour a sip.....
  1. Hot Board Topics

  1. What's in your quiver?
  2. Sandy Report
  3. raising the flow on the Owyhee
  4. catching trout on the swing?
  5. OH MANN
  1. Coming Events

  1. Bob Wolfe presents, "Why Fish Chironomids"? Wednesday, April 23
  2. Late Winter Steelhead on the Deschutes, by John Smeraglio Tuesday, April 15

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