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Five Flies to Never Leave Home Without

Five Flies to Never Leave Home Without
June 16, 2022

Keep these in your box no matter the season.

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The Dynamic Duo: How to Setup the Hopper Dropper

The Dynamic Duo: How to Setup the Hopper Dropper
May 31, 2022

Summertime brings warmer temperatures and with warmer temperatures comes more terrestrials. One of the most effective ways to fish terrestrials is a hopper dropper or dry dropper format.

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Five Tips for Figuring Out What the Smallies are Eating

Five Tips for Figuring Out What the Smallies are Eating
May 23, 2022

How did you know that they would not eat a popping bug but would eat this fly?!

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Five Helpful Tips for Gearing up for the Season

Five Helpful Tips for Gearing up for the Season
May 11, 2022

Here are some things that you should check at the beginning of the year, which will help you be less frustrated and hopefully more productive on the water.

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DRO is Hiring!

DRO is Hiring!
February 8, 2022

We are look for Fly Fishing Guides and Sales Associates.

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Five Helpful Tips for Winter Fishing

Five Helpful Tips for Winter Fishing
January 12, 2022

I enjoy winter fishing probably more than any other time of the year.  There are fewer people on the river and the fish I catch are generally larger.

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5 Tips for Better Casting

5 Tips for Better Casting
December 13, 2021

Casting is the problem that I see the majority of anglers struggle with. In this blog, I've listed five tips that will help you improve your casting.

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5 Helpful Tips For Better Success With A Nymph

5 Helpful Tips For Better Success With A Nymph
November 23, 2021

I often hear people say that they do not like to nymph fish, that they prefer to dry fly fish. I agree that it is AWESOME to catch a lot of fish on dries, however 85% or more of a trout’s diet is what it finds under the surface of the water to eat.

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Stream Report

We are finally starting to get into proper summer fishing! Terrestrials are starting to work better and better including your favorite hopper and inchworm patterns. Put those waders away because the wet wading season is here! Read More

 

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