Tag Archives: fly fishing blog

streamers, nymphs and dries, oh my….

April 2, 2015

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It really is that time of year, when you can find fish eating everything.  Runoff hasn’t really hit, but the warm weather has brought bugs.  BE PREPARED with your flies when you go out, and be able to act fast.  This is the time of year where I start carrying two rods.  One setup for […]

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1000 words? (Guest Blogger – Photographer Tyler Shearer)

March 4, 2015

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There is something to be said about the power of an image that moves people. Sure we have heard it a million times a picture is worth a 1000 words, right? Well for me there is more to these pictures then meets the eye. Two years ago I never touched a camera, I had a […]

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swingers club…. yeah you know what I’m talking about

February 11, 2015

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so, I am totally convinced.  granted we have had a pretty unseasonably warm winter, nymphing has always been the go to.  I haven’t nymphed in weeks, not that there’s anything wrong with that. #Seinfeld  We, over at the fly shop Anglers Anonymous, have had a stalwart employee since day 1 – we call him Tobes.  The […]

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Winter Streamers… yes

January 30, 2015

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Ok, so I was reading an article the other day that came up on my feed on facebook and for the life of me I cannot find it to reference it but these guys had a great point.  Nymphing is obviously the most effective was to fish in the winter, maybe all year, but if […]

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2014 was the year of the Brown Trout… (for me anyway)

January 6, 2015

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OK, so I am one of those lucky guys that gets to fish, a lot.  I know I am lucky, I do not argue that.  I have to say I probably got close to if not over 100 outings in this last year.  With all of that fishing, I have to say, that I caught more […]

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Week of Pics

May 5, 2014

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fly fishing provo river

Fly Fishing the Provo River has been very good lately.  Here are some pics from this past week.  

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Long Shot

October 23, 2013

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A story about a fly fishing couple with a shared passion for chasing carp along Colorado’s Front Range. Jay Zimmerman and Erin Block share glimpses in to their lives as authors, creators of proven fly patterns, and anglers. Fly fishing for carp requires one to push the envelope in order to learn and grow, let […]

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Therapy for the soul

April 18, 2013

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fly fishing still water

I went fishing last week and on the way home from an amazing day on the water I got to thinking how therapeutic fly fishing is for me.  I hadn’t been fishing very much over the past couple months do to how busy my work has been and with spring time here had felt a […]

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A Day on the Yellowstone

December 13, 2012

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 Posted by Spencer Higa   from Falcons ledge Yellowstone River Utah With the extreme runoff conditions we had in 2011, naturally we took a big sigh of relief when the conditions in the summer of 2012 were looking ideal. It seemed like fishing was excellent all over the west and our streams and rivers at Falcon’s Ledge were […]

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The Year of the Trout

February 18, 2012

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fly fishing year of the trout

Written by Chris Kurnik with Western Trout Wrangler Beginning around the end of January this year, there has been a change in the river. Big fish here on the Truckee River are no longer residing in the mysterious unfishable depths, but instead have migrated to more fishable waters, have been holding along runs in large quantities, […]

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ContourRoam HD Camera

February 15, 2012

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fly fishing contour hd camera

Here are a couple clips I shot with my ContourRoam HD Camera.  We are going to be giving one of these cameras away in March.  I have written about these cameras before.  It is a hands free HD camera like a GoPro.  It shoots some awesome high quality video.  The cameras have a lot of […]

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Photos from the vise

February 6, 2012

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fly fishing frenzy pictures from the bench

I have had the fly tying bug lately and have hit the vise hard.  I am sure I have it because I haven’t fished much this winter compared to years past.   I have been tying up a bunch of flies so I hope I have time this year to use them all. I have learned a […]

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About the Middle Provo River

January 30, 2012

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Middle Provo River

This is a awesome post from Utah Fly Fishing Club about the Middle Provo River. Travis Gillespie put this info together. He is has been fishing the Provo River almost 20 years and knows how to handle it. Check out the Google map he put together. Check out the site Utah Fly Fishing Club for […]

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Fishpond Thermos Giveaway

January 12, 2012

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Fly Fishing and stocking fish

Yesterday I posted about staying warm and what to wear in the winter.  So with that theme we are going to do a little giveaway, something that will help with staying warm. For the rest of this week we will have a little contest and we will giveaway a Fishpond Thermos.  I have never used […]

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Taking Your Time

January 4, 2012

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fly fishing provo river

I saw this video and it made me think of how I feel like I have evolved over the last few years with fly fishing.  I now love fishing to the hard to catch trout.  I love getting to the river and having to figure out what they are feeding on and not just throw […]

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Videos, Videos, Videos

December 27, 2011

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Here is a handful of videos I have seen over the past couple weeks.  I decided to put them all up in one post.  I have mentioned this before but I love that it is so easy these days to make great fly fishing videos.  Maybe I should restate that, it might not be easy […]

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All I want for Christmas

December 22, 2011

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JayMorr photography fly fishing

  Here are three things I would love to have for Christmas.  Now, this list is going to be things that are not out of reach. I would like the new Sage rod that is $800 or an all expense paid trip to Argentina but those things are just not realistic for me.  These are of […]

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Fishing with friends

December 20, 2011

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Written by Emily Blankenship with www.theriverdamsel.com Most of my journeys to my favorite fishing holes are by myself.  The solitude and serenity of being one with the water is an extrordinary experience.  I often find myself thinking  drifting off into happy thoughts when alone with my finned friends.  Each slurp on top of the water and every […]

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Frenzy Holiday Giveaway

December 19, 2011

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Scott Fly Rod

  The Fly Fishing Frenzy has an awesome giveaway for you!!  We wanted to show our appreciation to all for following our Fly Fishing Blog and by doing so we are going to give away a few things: Scott fly rod Montana Fly Company fly reel w/backing and new fly line. Montana Fly Company fly box Additional fly box […]

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Top 5 Fly Fishing Blogs

December 18, 2011

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Fly Fishing Blogs We’ve decided to take a risk and see if we can’t come up with the top 5 Fly Fishing Blogs on the internet today.  Now, we obviously think our blog here at Fly Fishing Frenzy is tops, but for this post we wanted to share the love. Here are the criteria we […]

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