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The anatomy of a popper head

Poppers, both large and small, have been a staple of fly fisherman around the world since the first angler saw a fish break the surface. The obsession with poppers among non trout anglers is equal to the dry fly purists in the trout world.… Continue Reading “The anatomy of a popper head”

Bass on the fly

From now until late fall the bass will absolutely destroy flies, especially poppers, sliders, and divers! Lefty’s popper heads are large enough to get attention, but subtle enough to not spook cruising fish.

Review: Dumb luck and the Kindness of Strangers.

I recently finished the new book, Dumb Luck and the Kindness of Strangers, by John Gierach. If your a Gierach Fan you will love the book as it reads like your hearing the stories while standing in your favorite fly shop. If you have… Continue Reading “Review: Dumb luck and the Kindness of Strangers.”

Scottsboro Alabama: The Fishing Town

Beginners are the future of bowhunting.

In 35 years of bowhunting the one thing that never ceases to amaze me is that bowhunters are the worst people to help get some “started” in archery. Now once a person knows how to shoot and has the basic archery skill set a… Continue Reading “Beginners are the future of bowhunting.”