Hot Spots

Last night while I tying some flies with hot spots, I recalled a presentation we did in March of 2011 in our Monthly News Magazine.  For those who missed it I’ve reprinted it below. Hot Spots History ~ Theory ~ Application ….. Loren WilliamsMost often folks think to the Czech nymphs of late when hot […]


Lake Fly Tying Bender

Last night I got on some sort of tying bender. I just picked up a fresh pack of Dohiku Streamer Hooks in preparation for ice out on the big reservoirs and a all lake Team USA Qualifier down in New Mexico. What set this bender in motion? Perhaps it was the ever growing list of, […]


Simms Headwaters Wading Jacket Review

I recently had the opportunity to go out to the Olympic Peninsula in Washington to do some winter steelheading. After talking with my friend Chris who chases these fish religiously out there, he said it would be worth packing an extra rain jacket or two. He said that weather looked like a two jacket day […]