Olive Near Deere

  • Tying the Rubber Legged Near Deere #flytying

    By / March 3, 2020 / Fishing

    This video we mention two fishing flies… the Rubber Legged Near Deere and an Pearl Chenille Streamer. The Rubber Legged Near Deere worked well on stocked trout at two local ponds. The Pearl Chenille Streamer worked well on Striped Bass at Denison Dam as well White Bass on Lake Lavon Do check out the video… [read more]

  • Frisco Commons For Trout! #livestream

    By / February 8, 2020 / Fishing

    Live update while we were at Frisco Commons trout fishing Saturday, February 8, 2020. Able to limit out and do some catch and release. Really nice weather but warm temps. Will get a follow up video of the action. Key Items this round: Olive Near Deere fished 3′ under a strike indicator Let the wind… [read more]

  • Trout Fishing at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center #flyfishing

    By / December 9, 2019 / Fishing

    Made it to the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center (TFFC) in Athens, TX for a go at the trout stocked recently! Was an interesting round; the trout wanted “green” fishing flies and lures fished fast. Tried various fishing flies and different retrieves before settling on a short pull, steady retrieve. Did miss a number of strikes… [read more]

  • Lower Illinois River for Trout and Striped Bass! #coaffiedlteam

    By / August 26, 2018 / Lower Illinois River

    Made the run to Oklahoma to the Lower Ilinois River for Rainbow Trout and Striped Bass. Fished the spillway area initially but then moved downriver when they started generating power. While at the spillay, caught small striped bass, gaspergou, and our fishing buddy caught a nice size Buffalo but did not get video. Put up… [read more]

  • Quick Recap of the Weekend! #coaffieldteam #flyfishing

    By / August 19, 2018 / Lower Illinois River

    Had a fun weekend making the run across the border from Texas to Oklahoma to have a little non-work time… Minor League Baseball, good food and drinks, fishing a river for trout and striped bass, and even a little catch and cook time! Had a great time… here is a quick recap of the fun…. [read more]

  • Fly Tying This Evening… #coaffieldteam

    By / August 13, 2018 / Fly Tying

    Did a little fly tying this evening in preparation for fly fishing this upcoming weekend. Not sure where we are headed but for now five near deere will likely be out to good use!   #flytying this evening. learned #twofingers of #brandy served neat equates to a five #neardeere tying pace! good thing only tied… [read more]

  • Wet Wading for Trout on the Lower Illinois River! #coaffieldteam

    By / June 11, 2018 / Lower Illinois River

    Made it to the Lower Illinois River earlier this month – June 2, 2018. Had a fun time wet wading the river for a chance at trout and other fish! Went with the 5 weight fly rod and one-handed spey casting with the OPST Commando Head. Used an olive Near Deere for the fishing fly…. [read more]

  • Summary of Fly Tying Items Picked Up Recently… #flytying

    By / February 24, 2018 / Fishing

    Been raining for some time now but the afternoon looked promising. Rain stopped and sun came out; hope to get a round of trout fishing in tomorrow. For today, tied a few more sample Olive Near Deere and then recapped fly tying items picked up recently – specifically, Metz Saddle Hackle that made for some… [read more]

  • Another Near Deere Sample is Done! #flytying

    By / February 21, 2018 / Fishing

    Rainy evening but still able to do fishing related things. Quick tied another Near Deere Sample… to put in the fly box!

  • Stepping Up the Fund Raising Game… Beach Shark Fishing by Drone!

    By / February 19, 2018 / Fishing

    Be it Patreon sponsors and/or donations, we are stepping up the fund raising game to reach our fishing goal of beach Shark Fishing by Drone on the Texas Coast in 2018 and/or 2019! To get things started, we created a Patreon page with various tiers of sponsorship. However, for those who want to show their… [read more]

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