Fishing Diamond Fork 3-30-2015

So good to be back in the stream after building rods hard for three weeks in preparation for the Wasatch Fly Fishing Expo.

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Tying a Montana Nymph

Here’s me tying a Montana nymph. I don’t usually take this long to tie them although they do require a few steps. To get a decent close-up of…


Video: Fishing Diamond Fork 2-5-15

I rigged me up a makeshift video recording system in order to grab some snippets of me landing a trout or two out on Diamond Fork recently. I…


Fish from Cleveland and Huntington Reservoirs 10-20-2014

Fished for two hours at Cleveland Reservoir and three hours at Huntington Reservoir today. (Had to get out; fishing is like my bi-weekly constitutional.) Slow fishing day, but…


Fishing Duck Fork Reservoir

This past Wednesday, I met up with gentleman and superb fly angler, Tom Ogden. I have the greatest respect for Tom. He’s always treated me with kindness and…


Fishing the Green

I was invited to go fish the Green River in eastern Utah last weekend (September 19-21) by friends and customers of Nadi Fly Rods, Shad Thomas and Keith…

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Small Stream Fishing

Check out a new slide show/video of some of my recent small stream fishing.


Gump’s first catch with “Gump”

My man Gump–Adam Smith–shows off his first catch–a beautiful brown–with his recently finished custom Nadi Fly Rod, “Gump”. Just the first of many successes with a beautiful, high…


Adam’s New Custom Nadi Fly Rod!

New client, Adam Smith, AKA “Gump”, picked up his new Nadi Fly Rod, he appropriately named Gump, this afternoon (7-28-14). Like a proud new papa–he just took up…