Be Prepared For Colorado’s Black Canyon

Photo by Louis Cahill My buddy John is getting even more fidgety than usual. He’s whipped himself into a froth as I go over the pack-list. Sleeping bag, pad, headlamp, tecnu…” “Water?”, he asked. “No, I told you, filter bottle.” “Cliff Bars, peanut butter, whisky…”...

3 Ways to Make Your Wiggle Minnow Fish Better

Wiggle minnows rock, but articulated versions work even better. Photo Louis Cahill When you combine its realistic swimming action and the significant water it pushes during the retrieve, its one of the best streamers I know of for calling in fish from great distances...

Do fish dream?

Day Dream Believer Photo by Louis Cahill Ah, there’s the rub, for what dreams may come in that sleep of fish? Have you ever been sight fishing to a nice fish and not gotten so much as a look at your fly? The fish just sat quietly finning as your fly drifted inches...

The Bobber Conundrum

Good, or Evil? Photo by Louis Cahill The other day I received this email from a reader. *** “Just wanted to bring up an issue that has been eating at my soul for years! I just can’t wrap my arms around the thought of using a bobber. That being said, I know that when...

Spring Fishing on Tributaries for Wild Trout

Small fish are just as cool as big fish. Photos By: Louis Cahill Jokingly, they mention, “All we see are trophy size fish in most of the pictures on the blog”. I assure you all, we catch plenty of small fish, and Louis and I both appreciate and photograph them on the...