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A Day In The Life Of A Fly Fishing Road Tripper

A Day In The Life Of A Fly Fishing Road Tripper

Posted by on Jun 30, 2016 in Fly Fishing, Tips | No Comments

Social media has made many of us talk about giving up our day jobs, buying a van and hitting the road. For most anglers though, the “ideal schedule,” fishing all day, every day and hanging out with friends in beautiful places all night is pretty much an unattainable dream. Very few anglers actually make the […]

5 Secrets To Sticking Bigger Trout Right Now

5 Secrets To Sticking Bigger Trout Right Now

Posted by on Jun 29, 2016 in Fly Fishing, How To, Tips | No Comments

Summer can be a tough month to catch fish, no matter what species you’re after. When the water starts to get too warm the fish become uncomfortable, which also means they’re likely not in a biting mood–especially trout. Fooling these coldwater species when the water is at its warmest and the flows are at their […]

VIDEO: How To Tie A Masked Wooly Bugger

VIDEO: How To Tie A Masked Wooly Bugger

Posted by on Jun 27, 2016 in Fly Tying, Fly Tying Video, How To | No Comments

The wooly bugger, featured in this month’s Fly Tying box, is one of the most effective patterns of all time, no matter the conditions or the species you’re after. Many think of the wooly bugger as a “beginner pattern” since you’re sure to find it in every fly fishing starter kit around, but if you […]

A Day In The Life Of A Fly Fishing Guide

A Day In The Life Of A Fly Fishing Guide

Posted by on Jun 24, 2016 in Fly Fishing, How To, Tips, Uncategorized | No Comments

No matter how long you’ve fished, eventually you’ll want to be a fly fishing guide. They are the cool kids on the block, the ones quoted in all the magazines, the faces in every fly fishing ad, the personalities in the epic films. You simply can’t call yourself a fly fisherman unless you’ve considered trying […]

VIDEO: The Last Best Man

VIDEO: The Last Best Man

Posted by on Jun 22, 2016 in Fly Fishing, Video | No Comments

Nothing stirs the emotions better than fly fishing, except for maybe fly fishing films. From hyped-up saltwater guys slinging their bugs to giant fish in skinny water, or picture-perfect rainbows delicately sipping dries off the surface, every year filmmakers get better and better and the films keep progressing even faster. Of the many brands to jump […]

VIDEO: How To Tie The Shrimp Tail Gotcha Fly

VIDEO: How To Tie The Shrimp Tail Gotcha Fly

One of the most effective patterns in saltwater fly fishing is the Gotcha Shrimp, known to be deadly at catching everything in skinny water from bonefish in the Bahamas to striped bass in New England. The newest variation of the famed pattern though, featured in Postfly’s June Saltwater Fly Tying box, is created using Flymen […]

The Best Jobs In The Fly Fishing Industry (And How To Get One)

The Best Jobs In The Fly Fishing Industry (And How To Get One)

Posted by on Jun 17, 2016 in Fly Fishing, How To, Tips | 2 Comments

Meetings, phone calls, long commutes, coworkers, did I say meetings? Everyone has to work; some just have it figured out more than others. The jobs below, while they may not be as glamorous as they appear on the outside, they’re still a whole lot better than being stuck in a cubicle all day long. Have […]

How To Fish Big Flies For Apex Predators Longer Than Your Leg

How To Fish Big Flies For Apex Predators Longer Than Your Leg

Posted by on Jun 15, 2016 in Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, How To, Tips | No Comments

All we can think about at the Postfly office this month is catching a giant esox on the fly with one of the flies from Gunnar Brammer’s Signature Tyer Series box. When you take just one look at these massive flies, you’ll see why. When you see them move in the water, that’s when things […]

10 Essentials For Every Beginner Fly Angler

10 Essentials For Every Beginner Fly Angler

Posted by on Jun 13, 2016 in Fly Fishing, How To, Tips | 2 Comments

Fly fishing is a hard sport to get into. The expensive gear, learning to cast, finding the right body of water that you can actually access without getting chased off with a rake–that all adds up to a headache. In fact, the whole reason Postfly exists is to make getting started a whole lot easier. […]

How To Fly Fish In The City On Your Way To Work

How To Fly Fish In The City On Your Way To Work

Posted by on Jun 10, 2016 in Fly Fishing, How To, Tips | One Comment

Just because you’re still paying your dues and working in the big city doesn’t mean you can’t get out on the water and make a few casts. Even if you’re in the heart of the concrete jungle there are likely a handful of fisheries close by that are receiving little or no pressure at all, […]