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Not Just Trout – KC Maker Faire 2015 Recap

My family and I spent the weekend at the Maker Faire which is held at Union Station in Kansas City. We had attended previous years but this year was different because I wanted to share what I have learned about fly fishing. While out fishing I have run into many people who associate fly fishing…

So Much Water – The Road Trip Issue is out!

Check out the latest issue of So Much Water magazine.  It has a great review of the Hardly Strictly Musky tournament I recently attempted to fish in. If you know where to look I’m even in one of the pictures (if you squint your eyes just right). It also has some great information on fishing…


Here are a few big meaty musky flies I have tied recently. I just wish I had time to go somewhere and fish them. Until then it’s back to the vise! Thanks to Flymen Fishing Company for creating such awesome big fly solutions!

Caney Fork Trout Fishing 5-3-15

While in Tennessee for the Hardly, Strictly Musky event I couldn’t pass up the chance to fish the Caney Fork for trout. I had never fished there before but was fairly confident I could find some fish. I only had a couple of hours so I decided to fish directly below the dam. It was…

Hardly, Strictly Musky 2015 – What a ride!

Where do I start, my mind is still running a million miles an hour and it’s been three days since it was over.  I guess I’ll start with a little primer for those of you who don’t know. Hardly, Strictly Musky is a fly fishing tournament put on by Towee Boats out of McMinnville Tennessee….