River Madness


Any dry fly fisherman worth his salt knows that spring time on the river can produce incredible hatches of mayflies that swarm the air like snowflakes, creating a magical atmosphere of energy and frantic feeding for the local trout that forage on these unpredictable feasts. For the dry fly enthusiast, these are golden moments where matching the hatch becomes of utmost importance. Nymph, emerger, dun, spinner..what part of the cycle to hit! There’s… Read More

I’ve never been one to follow Hollywood celebrities, professional sports players, comic book super hero’s or rock stars, so when I suddenly developed a little hero worship as an adult, it was a bit of a surprise. By definition a hero is “a person or character who, in the face of danger and adversity or from a position of weakness, displays courage, bravery or self-sacrifice”. This covers off your standard Superman, firefighter, NFL quarterback type, but what if… Read More