Bass On Fly This Past Easter Sunday! #flyfishing #bass

By / April 24, 2019 / Fishing

Quick trips to two ponds this past Easter Sunday – Sonic Pond and the Lower Pond at Bethany Lakes. Caught a couple of Bass using the Guadalupana and the PMOT – Purple Marabou Orange Thing. Did have a nice one on the line briefly but lost it. Overall, great time fishing on a real nice… [read more]

Guadalupana Does Well Again On Bass!

By / April 21, 2019 / Fishing

Fly fishing for bass at a local pond using the Guadalupana. Did well last round; same held true this round! Bass were in their beds or cruising the shallows. Also, caught several Bluegill. Did try a popper but the Bass were not interested. Also, Bass on their beds were selective or better yet “picky” when… [read more]

Quick Tie Guadalupana #flytying #guadalupana

By / April 20, 2019 / Fishing

Here is a quick tie demo of how we tie the Guadalupana. Uses minimal material, and is simple to tie. Works on trout, bass, and bluegill. Do give it a try, and do keep guessing on our Fishing Fly Give Away of two Guadalupana fishing flies. One tied with a Palmer Hackle. Other with a… [read more]

DIY Tube Popper Fly #flytying #popper

By / April 15, 2019 / Fishing

Finally got the video edited… it’s the DIY Tube Popper Fly that we used the other day at Stoney Hollow Pond. The version we used at the pond was painted yellow. These are painted white. (This one is a variant of an earlier one we tied… Tube Popper Fly). Also, used the Mini-Balsa Wood Lathe… [read more]

Finding the Pattern Fly Fishing Kroger Park … #Guadalupana Give Away

By / April 13, 2019 / Fishing

Was trying to catch fish at Kroger park, specifically, Bass using the Tube Popper Fly that worked well at Stoney Hollow Pond. Switched to a Damsel Fly Variant when it did not work, then switched back to the Tube Popper Fly. No luck there, so went with a Guadalupana… it worked. Do check out the… [read more]

Mix It Up… #ukuleletime and #flytying …Damsel Fly Variant!

By / April 7, 2019 / Fishing

Mixing it up this round with two of our passions – #ukuleletime and #flytying …watched the move – “The Mule” directed and starring Clint Eastwood! Liked the song by Toby Keith – “Don’t Let the Old Man In”. Decided to add it to a quick tie video of the Damsel Fly Variant we used the… [read more]

Stoney Hollow Pond for Bass on the Fly… Tube Fly!

By / April 6, 2019 / Fishing

Finished the day job and kicked off the weekend with some pond fishing for bass on the fly. Not sure where we were going to fish; plan was to stop at a pond on the commute home. Several options on the way; ended up fishing Stoney Hollow Pond in Plano. Went with the trusty 6wt… [read more]

Pond Fishing at Kroger Park with the TFO 6wt for Bass!

By / April 3, 2019 / Fishing

Fished Kroger Park in Allen, TX Sunday, March 31, 2019. Struck out but did have a few strike fishing flies; just could not connect. Came back Tuesday, Arpil 2, 2019. Managed to catch a Bass on a Foam Grasshopper; shortly after lost the fishing fly to a snag. After trying different patterns, settled on a… [read more]

Pond Fishing Crowley Park for Bass and $10 Kid’s Fishing Combo Gets a Bass!

By / March 31, 2019 / Fishing

Stopped at Crowley Park Pond in Richardson, TX after work one day; after figuring out a pattern hooked but lost several Bass. Came back the next day and caught one after modifying Mop Fly to use a wider gap hook. Did lose several others, and then watched on fisherman catch a nice Bass using a… [read more]

Q&A: Buy Fishing Gear Without Your Significant Other Knowing!

By / March 30, 2019 / Fishing

Great question from a Reader of the Texas Fishing Forum. Posted on the forum a thread titled, “Went Fishing”… it’s in the fly fishing section. Readers asks for a “friend” advice on purchasing echo ion fly reels from a local store in order to pay cash and avoid the significant other’s complaints on buying more… [read more]

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