Heading out on your first fly fishing trip? What gear do you really need? Here's the basic must haves gear list for your fly fishing gear bag. With this in mind we’ve compiled a list to help you on your way with the basics that every angler needs no matter the season.
Have you ever wondered when a fish is hitting your fly? Or when you should set the hook? In our latest video, we will discuss the HIT and when to set your hook. Most instructors do not focus at all on the hit, assuming that a new fisherman will automatically know when a fish is going for their fly. In this lesson, I’m going to break down the three times you will have a hit and how to know the difference between a hit and when your fly is simply dragging on the bottom.
Many fisherman may find themselves wanting to bass fish even in the middle of winter. After all, the lake is free of boaters. And what else are you going to do in January? Unfortunately, bass are really hard to catch in 40-50 degree water. They are cold-blooded, meaning their body temperatures fluctuate with their environment. … Bass Fishing in 40 – 50 Degree Water | Everything you need to know! Read More »
In this article, we’re going to discuss a handful of different leader lengths and rig setups that you can use when you’re out on the water. Combined with the fly selections from Drifthook in our Fly Fishing Kits these combinations will have you landing more trout than ever before.