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Rich Strolis Fly Tying Tutorial

Alter Ego No streamer selection would be complete without a swim-style fly in the mix.  Whether you are targeting trout, smallmouth bass or even larger predators like pike or musky, swim flies are designs that are typically neutrally buoyant and react to the angler's imparted actions with the fly line.[...]

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Tried and True Nymphing Strategy - by Cam Chioffi

It’s no secret that nymphing is the most productive style of fishing day in and day out while targeting trout in rivers. As anglers we can find consistent success by exploiting the trout's tendency to feed subsurface more often than not. If given the opportunity to fish dry flies I’ll[...]

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Rich Strolis Fly Tying Tutorial - Shucked Up Emerger

Shucked Up Emerger Many diehard trout anglers yearn for the warmer, longer days of spring and summer, and the sight of mayflies blanketing the water, with trout feeding recklessly as these tiny sailboat-like morsels drift downstream. There are many winging options out there for dry flies. CDC is one of the most[...]

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Madison River Dam Update

Written by Pro Staff Mike Lum based in Southwest Montana, Pictures by Joe Dilschneider from the Madison River Fishing Company At around 2 a.m. on November 30th 2021, a piece of newly installed equipment within the structure of Hebgen Dam on the upper Madison River in SW Montana failed, causing dam intake[...]

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Milk Fish Myth Busted!

This post was created in collaboration by Keep Fish Wet, Alphonse Fishing Company, Blue Safari, and Alphonse Foundation and a similar post can be found here and here.  The study was conducted thanks to a grant from the Alphonse Foundation, Alphonse Fishing Company, and Blue Safari, and in partnership with[...]

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