Rich Strolis Ice Pick Fly
Patterns

The Ice Pick Fly

Rich Strolis’s Ice Pick fly is still one of my favorite streamers that I seem to always come back to. Rich developed the Ice Pick streamer with the famous New Zealand Zonker in mind. This fly can be assembled as a standard, single hook streamer, an articulated single hook version (using Flyman’s articulated shank) and […]

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Materials

How to Tie Flies With CDC

By Hans Weilenmann Source: Fly Fisherman Magazine From midges to bonefish flies, cul de canard (CDC) is equally at home in drys, wets, nymphs, and saltwater patterns. The description “Cul de Canard” was reputedly coined in the late 1950s by French tier Henry Bresson for one of his patterns. The description has contributed to some […]

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Things To Do

Sayonara to Summer Sale!

Help us close out the summer in style this Saturday! The kids are back in school, the days are getting noticeably shorter, and there’s actually snow in the forecast. Help us officially say good-bye to one of the most memorable summer seasons in recent history by joining us for an incredible day of sales and […]

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Fishing Report

Arkansas Gold Camp Report 9-8-14

The water level at Gold Camp is hovering around 250 – 300 cfs … pretty much perfect for wading and finding fish. The weather has been variable and overnight lows are starting to get cold. Starting air temps around 8:30am are around 45 or less. Water temps have been starting at 57-58. While the day […]