Sign up today for this upcoming Winter's fly tying at Streamside. There will be all new flies, new materials, new techniques, plus a special guest tyer, Mark Lord, will be tying his Extended Body Hendrickson. For covid reasons, we are limiting the class size to 9 students. So, sign up early to be sure we have room.
Summer hatches are a distant memory, and the weather is turning colder. As the water cools, the sun gets lower in the sky, and the hours of daylight shorten, brown trout and brook trout put on their brilliant spawning colors and get aggressive as they build their spawning redds and begin the spawning ritual.
Watching over their redds turns them into protective predators who will eat anything that gets too close. Throwing streamers and stripping or swinging them across the river becomes the preferred tactic to fool some of the largest fish of the year.
Here are some tactics that may help you make your Fall streamer fishing more productive. First, since today’s modern s