5-Bullet Friday | 11 March 2016

Welcome to “5-Bullet Friday”, in which we feature the best fly fishing & fly tying tips from around the web.

  • 5 Inexpensive Gadgets to Enhance Your Fishing Pack or VestTroutrageous shares 5 great gadgets that cost less than $5 bucks and will help make your pack or vest a little more user friendly. Read Article
  • How and Why You Should Clean Your Fly RodHarry Murray of Murray’s Fly Shop in Edinburgh, Virginia provides some simple tips on cleaning your fly rod and how this will actually help your casting. Watch video
  • Everything You Wanted To Know About Leaders But Were Afraid To Ask – If you’ve ever wondered about the difference between monofilament and fluorocarbon, and braided and furled leaders, a recent article by Kevin Howell explains in detail everything you need to know to make the best choice for your time on the water. via Gink & Gasoline. Read article
  • 7 Tips for Getting Lucky with Winter Steelhead – From where to look to how to wade, Tom Larimer details tips for success with winter steelhead in a recent piece in Hatch Magazine. Read Article
  • How to Tie a Winter StoneflyRich Strolis shares how to tie one of his go-to winter flies, a little winter stonefly. Truth be told, this little pattern produces pretty much year-round.  Watch video


About the author

Ken is an avid fisherman of 40+ years who loves to explore and find new places to fish. He created DIY Fly Fishing to help you do the same.

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