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I will be the first to tell you I have been struggling for a long time to catch a carp on the fly.  Pretty much the first time I tried for it with my friend Nate, I became obsessed with learning how to do it.  I’ve seen it go easier for other people, but for … More Clicking

The Grubby Bear

I posted this odd little fly I had been tinkering with on a couple Facebook tying groups and Instagram and I was quickly inundated with messages asking how I made it.  Honestly, it couldn’t be simpler.  It’s funny how you can post a picture of a really intricate and difficult streamer photo and you’d be lucky … More The Grubby Bear

I’ve got to admit I’m getting better… a little better, all the time.

I had it.  I friggin had it.  I’m so close to landing a carp on the fly my hair is standing on end.  Well, to be specific, it was a koi.  One of those crazy looking black, white, and orange numbers that appear to glow like a beacon in the muddy waters.  I had been … More I’ve got to admit I’m getting better… a little better, all the time.