Little Yellow Stone Nymph – Fly Pattern of the Week

Little Yellow Stone Nymph – Fly Pattern of the Week

If you are not yet seeing Salmonflies hatching on your waterway then dip in the seine and check for the crawlers. These nymphs will start migrating 2-3 weeks before the hatch so you may want to go underneath. Often these are black and yellow or golden depending on...
Dealing with Lack of Adventure

Dealing with Lack of Adventure

You’re sitting in your office on the computer, work on one screen and YouTube on the other. You keep watching those running/skiing/climbing videos over and over and wishing that were you on the adventure. You keep reaching for a tissue on your desk to wipe your...

Amsterdam In A Day

I just got back from an Altra International Summit in Amserdam of The Netherlands. Another stamp on the passport was a lovely experience. We arrived this past Tuesday morning and spent the next three days in meetings. There were some break off opportunities to run...
Returning Home

Returning Home

I pull into the driveway and bring my bags inside to a perked up noise of “daddy home?!” As they investigate if this is the news that they are waiting for they peek up or around a corner, and to their delight it is their papa. They then change quickly from...
Yellow Sally Stimulator – Fly Pattern of the Week

Yellow Sally Stimulator – Fly Pattern of the Week

A few weeks ago I posted the Yellow Sally dry fly pattern. This has done really well for me! Another great pattern that I will fish throughout the summer and into early fall is the Stimulator and this Yellow Sally version puts a good twist on the traditional. With a...
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