The Black Wet Fly

[singlepic id=342 w=495 h=415 float=center] The Black Wet Fly tied Winona Fly Factory Style Hook: #12-#18 Wet Fly/Nymph Hook Weight: 10 Turns of .15 (for a #14) Thread: Black 8/0 Bead: Optional Rib: SM Black Ultra Wire Undershell: 6 Strands of Peacock Herl Overshell: 16 Strands of Black Krystal Flash …

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September 19th, The Pet-Fly Smackdown

[singlepic id=365 w=280 h=200 float=left] The Pet-Fly Smackdown went down this last weekend, this “tournament” that is more of an outing, is just a reason to get together with like minded people and fish your ass off. We met at the chosen cafe to start the morning off right with coffee, …

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September 7th, Bows and Brownies

[singlepic id=294 w=320 h=240 float=right] This summer the fly factory has seen quite a few early mornings but few evenings, something I’d like to try and change over the course of this, the last month of the designated season for trout in Minnesota. Another goal this last month is to see …

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September 4th, Rainbow Bounty

[singlepic id=273 w=270 h=190 float=left] Given a tip by a reliable source I found myself on the water at 8:30am rigged with a SMB. The hot tip was that the DNR in preparation for the holiday weekend had dumped a bunch of fatty rainbow stockers in a location that I visit on …

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