Featured by John Gierach
How and Why to Use Two Flies: Tie On a Dropper and You Will Catch More Trout
I came to dropper flies the way I typically come to any so-called new development in flyfishing.That is, several years … Continued
Why doubling up saves your eyes and catches more fish.
The Ugly Solution
When all else fails, big flies produce.
Use Big, Ugly Flies to Catch Trout on a Fly Rod
The only time I ever saw trout feeding on grass-hoppers en masse was on a prairie lake in Montana almost … Continued
Don't let the threat of high water run you off the river.
John Gierach’s Deadly Dry Fly Tricks for Big Trout
I don’t remember the first time i put action on a dry fly–there’s been too much water under the bridge … Continued
Skimming the Surface
When dead drifts fail, add subtle action to dry flies.
John Geirach’s Tips for Catching Early-Spring Trout
It may still seem like winter, but hungry trout are ready for action.