Category: Uncategorized

  1. FLY TYING CLASSES FORMING!

    November 12, 2020 • Uncategorized

    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 […]

  2. PREMIUM FLY SELECTIONS!

    March 21, 2020 • Uncategorized

    THESE FLY SELECTIONS ARE DESIGNED TO MATCH THE MOST IMPORTANT HATCHES OF THE SEASON. EACH DOZEN FLIES INCLUDES ONE ADDITIONAL FREE “WILD CARD” FLY FOR HATCHES THAT MIGHT OVERLAP. SELECTIONS INCLUDE NYMPH, EMERGER, DUN, AND SPINNER PATTERNS. THE BONEFISH ASSORTMENT INCLUDES PATTERNS FOR FLATS FISHING AND A PERMIT CRAB PATTERN AS A “WILD CARD”. THE […]

  3. LAST FREE FF101 CLASS MARCH 7 – SIGN UP!

    November 12, 2019 • Uncategorized

    As you are now aware, we will be moving our store one block east on Front Street. Our new space will enable us to hold more classes. Here is a list of FREE classes that will be available for January and February, 2020. They include FF101 Introductions to Fly Fishing, basic entomology, fly selection, leader […]

  4. FREE HATCH CLASS

    March 14, 2019 • Uncategorized

    Join us at Streamside, Saturday, March 16 from 10am to noon for a FREE lecture on basic aquatic entomology. Learn the basic life-cycles of mayflies, caddis flies, stoneflies, and which are of greatest importance to fly anglers throughout the season. Bring your questions. PLEASE CALL STREAMSIDE TO LET US KNOW YOU’LL BE JOINING US. (231) […]

  5. The Silent Hatch

    May 31, 2015 • Forum, Uncategorized

    This article appeared for the first time in Spring of 2003 as an article I wrote for Michigan Trout’s Shooting Lines. I suggested we reprint it in an effort to avoid a “silent hatch” this year on our favorite streams. The Silent Hatch By Dave Leonhard Many years ago, I wrote a fictitious article about […]

  6. Orvis Access Fly Rod Clearance!

    July 22, 2014 • Forum, Tips, Uncategorized

    Orvis’ highly successful Access fly rod series is on sale right now! Take 20% OFF any Access rod while supplies last. Match it with an Access reel and line and you have Orvis technology at a great price!

  7. 2014 Cherry Festival Hosts Blue Angels!

    July 7, 2014 • Photo Gallery, Uncategorized

    After a hiatus of several years, the Blue Angels were once again shaking the windows of downtown merchants and wowing the crowds last weekend in Traverse City, Michigan. Their show was a hit and drew a crowd of what experts estimate was nearly 500,000! Here a just a few shots that Jackie Andres took while […]

  8. Stream Report – Upper Manistee River and Boardman River

    June 13, 2014 • Stream Reports, Uncategorized

    Stream Report – Upper Manistee River and Boardman River June 13, 2014 Carp Are In!   Stream Report – Upper Manistee River and Boardman River June 13, 2014 Brown drakes are starting as well. Emergences are now evenings from 7-9pm and spinnerfalls from 8-10pm. Cool temps have slowed the spinners, but fish are eating. Hatches are now nearly […]

  9. New Boardman River Section—Come Float Along

    November 2, 2013 • Forum, Photo Gallery, Resources, Uncategorized

    Take a ride along on the Upper Boardman River just 8 miles south of Traverse City, Michigan to see the fantastic river that has returned since the removal of the Brown Bridge Dam last Spring. This river has been underneath Brown Bridge Pond. The length of these videos requires that we put them in three […]