Friday, April 28, 2017

Saltwater Fly Fishing with a Guide

There is no doubt that many an angler has accepted the challenges of fly fishing in the saltwater environment. And many have chosen to hire guides who specialize in fly fishing. These gifted skippers...

30 Minutes With: Lefty Kreh

FLY FISHING A FLY FISHING LEGEND 30 Minutes With: Lefty Kreh EDITORIAL & OPINION : INTERVIEWS By CHRIS WRIGHT FURTHER READING DEALS OF NOTE: SAVE ON MVMT WATCHES, A WATER-RESISTANT JACKET & MORE SINGLE-SPEED BICYCLES FOR UNDER $700 PERFECT RUNNING SUNGLASSES...

Wade From A Boat

 By Capt. Pat Damico Fly Fishing Editor Success on our last few outings would have been mediocre if we stayed in my flats boat. Fishing with fellow guide Bryon Chamberlain a few days ago resulted...

Fly Fishing Forecast (June) Capt Rick Grassett

Capt. Rick Grassett’s Sarasota, FL Fly Fishing Forecast for June 2016 Tarpon should be plentiful in the coastal gulf this month as big schools of fish migrate along our beaches. Also look for cobia, tripletail...

Dock Lights Are Snook Magnets

By Capt. Pat Damico, CapMel.com Flyfishing Editor I will gladly admit my favorite fly rod quarry is a mean Old Snook. Daytime Snook fishing with a long rod is hard work. Yes, there are many...

Learning to Fly 3

  A Series by Capt. Jon Bull             In this installment in the series, Learning to Fly, we will be discussing the final piece of your terminal fly tackle before you tie on a fly and...

Mullet On A Fly?

By CAPT GENE ZAMBA Right after Thanksgiving every year the waters around the Gulf Coast of Florida are invaded with big Mullet and it’s one of the best times of the year to drag out...

Successful Guided Fly Trips Begin With?

 By Capt. Pat Damico, CapMel Flyfishing Editor   Once or twice a week I have phone conversations with several guide friends who specialize in fly fishing. We share information about our most recent trips. After discussing...

Tampa Bay Fly, Pat Damico

Tampa Bay Times http://www.tampabay.com/sports/outdoors/captains-corner-snook-still-soaring/2277395 Super catch-and-release snook fly action has begun. Snook continue to proliferate in our area. Sight-fishing is heating up with large females and groups of courting males easily seen when anglers pick early...

Nymphing is a productive fly-fishing technique in Florida

A few years ago, I traveled to northeast Georgia to fly fish for trout. After a frustrating morning on Noontootla Creek, I asked guide Rex Gudgel for a little help. "I know where the trout are,...