How Louis Got His Groove Back

Good Bye Darlin’ Photo by Joel Dickey It’s hard to overstate the importance of confidence in fly fishing. It’s often the special sauce on success. I squint into the sun. My eyes burn from sweat and sun screen. I take a few deep breaths and puff them back out. I...

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...

Checking Your Attitude

Jeff Hickman Launches One Photo by Louis Cahill If you read the comments on our posts you’ll occasionally see the name Tom Cahill. That’s my big Brother. Tom lives in Virginia. Too far away for us to fish together often but too close to have a good excuse. He is an...

Pack The Heat So You Can Pack it Out

Pack the heat so you can pack it out. Photo By: Louis Cahill No trees here to climb and I can barely see the truck with my naked eyes far off in the distance. The recent run-in with the local WYDNR officer, who just gave me the run down about heavy bear activity in...

PUTMBAK!

This Guy Is My Friend Photo by Louis Cahill No, he’s not a native fish. Yes, it’s a completely man made fishery. No, it’s not a wild and scenic experience. Is he a real steelhead? Who cares. I love fishing the tributaries of the great lakes for the biggest toughest...