Fly Tying

The After-Burner Wing

  • By: Darrel Martin

How to make perfect CDC mayfly wings every time

A New Tie in Town

  • By: Darrel Martin

Hot new tying materials, and how to use them

A Diet of Worms

  • By: Chad Mason

A defense of the San Juan Worm in two variations

The Black Nose Dace

  • By: A. K. Best

A weighted streamer for the early season

Hare's Ear Soft Hackle

  • By: A. K. Best

Lately there has been a lot of discussion and writing about tying and fishing soft hackle flies. This is a fly every angler should carry and know how to tie. My favorite is the Hare's Ear Soft Hackle because it's easy to tie and imitates a host of emerging or drowned insects. Although a tier can vary

Pheasant Tail Nymph

The classic all-purpose nymph--with a modification or two

Tying the Callibaetis Quill Dun

  • By: A. K. Best

A must-have pattern even on streams

Sulphur Quill Dun

  • By: A. K. Best

A springtime standby

Tiny Dubbed BWO's

  • By: A. K. Best

Just in time for the first spring hatches...

Trico Quill Duns

  • By: A. K. Best

Early morning anglers should have a dozen of these in their fly boxes