New Issue of Swing the Fly is out – Summer 2015

If you have ever thought about fishing a two-handed fly rod then you need to check out the latest issue of Swing the Fly. It is full of great articles on using spey and switch rods to catch fish. Advertisements

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…

Memorial Day Fishing

Memorial Day was the only day this weekend I managed to make some time to fish Milford Lake. With a 25 to 30 mph wind blowing rain, I got a late start. Once the rain stopped I managed to hook my first fish of the day. As I made my way around a point and…

Mother’s Day fishing

Sunday morning I got up and asked my wife what she wanted to do for Mother’s Day. Lucky for me she said we should go fishing, so around noon we packed up and headed off to Milford lake. With the wife, daughter, and dog our fishing location had to have easy water access and shade. Milford…