• More Duck Creek Fly Fishing for Sunfish #maxcatch

    By / May 28, 2020 / Fishing

    Another stop on the commute this morning. Back to Duck Creek with the Foam Grasshopper Beavertail variant. Saw several Bass but no takers. Luckily, the Sunfish were active! One was a nice sized one that put a bend in the Discount Switch Rod!

  • Bass Fly Fishing with the Discount Switch Rod #foamgrasshopper

    By / May 27, 2020 / Fishing

    Stopped at Crowley Park in Richardson on the commute. Fished the 2wt Discount Switch Rod and a Foam Grasshopper to catch a Bass or two! Lotta fun… Bass tended to strike when the hopper was sitting still. Slow stop and go was the key! Fum stuff!

  • iFishNews Fishing Podcast #9 – More Fishing Q&A!

    By / May 25, 2020 / Fishing

    Another iFishNews Fishing Podcast is posted. This round brings more questions and answers in a follow-up Q&A session with YouTube Viewer and Facebook Follower! Lots of info that may be of interest to those thinking about juglining and striped bass fishing! Do check it out… video audio versions are posted!

  • Only Two This Round Tenkara Fishing #flyfishing

    By / May 24, 2020 / Fishing

    Tough round this go… a little Bass and a Bluegill after spending most of the time trying to get Bass protecting their bed to strike. Had one strike but missed it; else, the Bass were definitely wary!

  • More Quick Trips Fly Fishing for Sunfish #duckcreek

    By / May 22, 2020 / Fishing

    Lotta fun catching these Sunfish on the MaxCatch Fly Rod and Orvis Hydros Reel. 2wt makes for a fun fight of these feisty fish! Tried the size 8 Foam Grasshopper and caught several. Upsized to the size 4 and had some strike but only managed one on the larger pattern. Great way to start a… [read more]

  • Quick Trip Fly Fishing for Sunfish!

    By / May 21, 2020 / Fishing

    Another quick trip to Duck Creek before starting the day job. Sunfish were biting on a size 8 foam grasshopper. Caught several in short order, then the bite stopped unexpectedly. No worries… good reason to stop and head to work!

  • Fly Fishing Duck Creek #maxcatch #orvis #riotroutmax

    By / May 20, 2020 / Fishing

    Quick trip or more like a quick stop on the day job commute… able to wet a line at Duck Creek Park to do a little fly fishing with the Maxcatch Discount Switch Rod. Started with a Rubber Legged Near Deere but no takers. Switched to size 4 Foam Grasshopper and caught a Bass, then… [read more]

  • iFishNews Fishing Podcast #8 – Jugline Fishing Q&A #catfishing

    By / May 17, 2020 / Fishing

    Answering the mail this round from a YouTube Viewer.  Questions on the jug lines we use and other details that may be of interest to listeners interested in Jugline Fishing for Catfish.  PS… do check back on YouTube, hope to have the video version posted in the next few days!

  • Tenkara Fishing a Pond with Foam Grasshoppers! #tenkarafishing #flyfishing

    By / May 16, 2020 / Fishing

    Finally got a much needed haircut after two months! Feel much better now, what to do to celebrate… GO FISHING. Since the Tenkara Iwana Rod from Tenkara USA is at the ready in the little pickup truck, hit the closest pond from the barber… Kroger Park. Water was clear and the Bass and Bluegill were… [read more]

  • Kayak Fly Fishing OPST Commando Head or Weight Forward Fly Line? #flyfishing

    By / May 14, 2020 / Fishing

    Wind was minimal on Mother’s Day, finally able to try out the OPST Commando Head sitting in a kayak placed in a grassy area. Wanted to play around with the one-handed spey fly line and compare it with the weight forward fly line… fun time, do like the OPST Commando Head because it makes a… [read more]

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