• More Fly Fishing Things at Cabelas with the Dallas Fly Fishers!

    By / October 23, 2018 / Fishing

    Stopped at Cabelas in Allen to check out the Fly Tying Class that the Dallas Fly Fishers have been holding every Tuesday for the month of October. This was the last one for the month, then the Dallas Fly Fishers will shift to Fly Tying Demos on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Also, while there tonight, learned… [read more]

  • Fly Tying at Cabelas with the Dallas Fly Fishers! #flytying #dallasflyfishers

    By / October 2, 2018 / Fly Tying

    Had a fun time fly tying this evening at Cabelas in Allen. The Dallas Fly Fishers hosted a fly tying class in the meeting room at Cabelas! Looks like they will be back several times this month. Do check it out when you get a chance!   View this post on Instagram   no #fishing… [read more]

  • Cabelas Shipment Arrived!

    By / August 5, 2016 / Fishing

    Had a gift card that was expiring soon. Got a deal online with a 9′ 5wt Fly Rod, 11′ 8wt Switch Rod, Waders, and a Jacket! Fly Rod went for under $25; Switch Rod went for $60… not a bad deal! Hope to use them this upcoming Trout Season. Did sneak away and try the Switch… [read more]

  • Cabelas in Allen – Fly Tying Demo

    By / March 2, 2016 / Fly Tying

    Been meaning to stop by Cabelas in Allen to see the fly tying demo hosted by the Dallas Fly Fishers. Finally made it this evening! Nice bunch of folks making different fishing flies and providing great advice on fly tying and fishing. Of note was the Hopper Pattern being tied; will need to add this… [read more]

  • Re-Stocked the Tackle Box….

    By / December 15, 2015 / Fishing

    Stopped by Cabelas after work today to re-stock the tackle box with ultralight lures that we like to use when fishing for Rainbow Trout – specifically, Kastmasters, Roostertails, and Super Dupers. Did not have all the sizes and colors we were looking for but did have the key ones we like to have at the… [read more]

  • New Fly Rod to Replace the Broken One!

    By / November 8, 2015 / Fishing

    Broke an Eight Weight Fly Rod yesterday; closed a car door on it. Intended to use it to target the Striped Bass at Denison Dam. Even put a new Fly Reel on it (the Echo Ion Fly Reel mentioned in an earlier post). Made a stop at Cabelas in Allen this afternoon to look for… [read more]

  • Echo Ion Fly Reel 6/7 Weight….

    By / November 4, 2015 / Fishing

    While picking up some fly tying material at Cabelas this evening, noticed the Echo Ion Fly Reel in the 6/7 Weight model was on sale for $55. Been keeping an eye out for a sale on the reel; wanted to mount it on an 8 Weight Fly Rod that has been gathering dust in the… [read more]

  • Cabelas… Rainbow Warrior Fishing Fly

    By / October 15, 2015 / Fly Tying

    Stopped by Cabelas to pick up some fly tying material. Needed Pink Marabou and Pink GloBug “soemthing fluffy” to make Pink Near Deere and Pink Eggs. Found the Pink Marabou; no Pink GloBug. Did get see some Pink Micro Eggs, so bought it for now. Also, needed other material to make an attempt at tying… [read more]

  • Always Can Use Another Fishing Rod/Reel…

    By / March 14, 2015 / Bass, Senkos

    Hope to wet a line today or tomorrow. For now, since the Team is preparing to shift to warm water fishing, might as well pick up another fishing rod/reel. This one was on sale at Cabelas and came with a rebate, too. It’s an Abu Garcia combo that we plan to use for fishing Senkos.

  • Rain and Cold. No Fishing Today.

    By / January 11, 2015 / Fishing

    The morning started with rain and cold temperatures. So,we decided to hold on fishing today. And, knowing the work week will be a busy one, it looks like the next chance to go fishing will be next weekend. Until then, I plan to make some time for fly tying – specifically, more Soft Hackle Wet Flies… [read more]

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