The In-Law’s Bass Pond

Photo by Louis Cahill I guess I should be happy, but I’m not. Ever since my in-laws moved to South Carolina the compulsory visits have had a silver lining. I discovered a little bass pond just down the road. It’s a sort of neighborhood open space and I’ve seen a few...

Fly Fishing: Float N’ Fly Rig for the Fly Rod

Fly fishing: Float and Fly Rig for the fly rod. Photo Louis Cahill At the tail-end of the post, I touched base on how effective a Float N’ Fly Rig (basically a nymphing rig on my fly rod) can be for catching good numbers of bass during the late fall and winter months....

Fly Fishing: The Popper-Dropper Rig

Justing Pickett, good friend and G&G fan, shows off the popper-dropper rig. Photo Louis Cahill Like a lot of kids, I spent most of my adolescent summers chasing bass and bream on the local creeks and ponds in my area. Most days, a single rubber-legged popper tied...

Fly Fishing Tactics for Bass in the Fall

Fly ishing for bass in the fall. Photo By: Louis Cahill The main reason I love chasing bass on the fly during the fall, is because a lot of the forage food (ex. threadfin shad, gizzard shad and blueback herring) that the bass fatten up on in preparation for the cold...