August 5, 2020

Inspired by Angler Saito Video

Inspiration! Watching Angler Saito make amazing cast inspires me to continuously seek to improve my own skills. He demonstrates what can be done. His casting skills set the bar I wish to achieve. Enjoy!

May 30, 2020

Walleye on Float and Fly

Finally! My first landed walleye using my Float and Fly Technique including my hand made flies, leader and float. 

Float and Fly

I've been close to catching walleye several times but between lost in the fight or bitten off this species...

May 1, 2020

Why Fish Bait Finesse Trout

Seriously, Bait Finesse Trout! Why do it?

Speaking openly, my attraction to bait finesse fishing lies in the genuine simplistic nature involving one rod, one reel, one line and one box of lures. Let me break it down why I do it and why I am becoming fanatical about it...

April 26, 2020

Video - Fun with Float and Fly 2

Fun with Float and Fly 2 from Dirty Angler on Vimeo.

On this day 46 fish were fooled by float and fly including a 20" smallmouth. Foxy Coyote Copper fly performed flawlessly as usual and Copper Princess fly showed great promise. The wind was variable all day from very light to almost...

April 18, 2020

Video - Fun with Float and Fly

Float and Fly on Foot from Dirty Angler on Vimeo.

Many days float and fly is hard to beat. On this spring day I landed 27 fish all on float and fly. The landing ratio is really...

April 5, 2020

Video - Bait Finesse Mountain Stream Trout

The beauty and discovery of this mountain stream, bait finesse, wild brown trout all is now...