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Popularized by Jack Dennis and his Western Trout Fly Tying Manual, the Humpy is the Western attractor dry but has a reputation for being difficult to tie.

Craven's Easy Humpy

Charlie Craven - January 03, 2016

Popularized by Jack Dennis and his Western Trout Fly Tying Manual, the Humpy is the Western...

 The three best one-day floats on the upper Columbia are from Brilliant to Genelle, Genelle to Gyro

B.C.'s Best Dry-Fly Fishing

Ross Purnell, Editor - January 01, 2016

The three best one-day floats on the upper Columbia are from Brilliant to Genelle, Genelle to...

The Bucket Buster is a favorite for probing deep lies. The rear-placement barbell eyes ensures the fly sinks rear-first, a more hydrodynamic position.

Bucket Buster Fly

John Larison - September 08, 2015

The Bucket Buster is a favorite for probing deep lies. The rear-placement barbell eyes ensures...

Tying flies on tubes is easy and deadly!

Tying Flies On Tubes

Rick Kustich - July 24, 2015

Tying flies on tubes is easy and deadly!

This five-minute tie imitates one of the most common baitfish in trout streams across the country. Sculpin Fly Pattern

Sculpin Fly Pattern

Chuck Stranahan - February 01, 2015

This five-minute tie imitates one of the most common baitfish in trout streams across the...

When you spend years working in a fly shop, you become callous to the many items that surround you. But I eventually figured out that bucktail bodies would be a great option.

Bucktail Bodies

Paul Weamer - May 03, 2012

When you spend years working in a fly shop, you become callous to the many items that surround...

This buck smacked a big pink Intruder (thanks Mr. Ward): Big fish tend to make a big splash. Especially during a hard surface hit.

Pink Intruder: More March Madness

John Larison - March 18, 2012

This buck smacked a big pink Intruder (thanks Mr. Ward): Big fish tend to make a big splash....

Mint Hen fish

Mint Hen: a Pattern Fish Will Jump For

John Larison - February 21, 2012

Mint Hen fish

Great tips for getting your fly down.

Sink Flies Faster for Winter Steelheads

John Larison - February 17, 2012

Great tips for getting your fly down.

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