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Day In The Life Of A Fly Tier

Day In The Life Of A Fly Tier

Posted by on Aug 5, 2016 in Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, How To, Tips | No Comments

There was a time back in the day where I was almost a professional fly tier myself. My little brother, the guy who actually got me into fly fishing in the first place, had started selling his flies at the local fly shop and was getting behind on his orders. I almost joined him and […]

A Day In The Life Of A Postfly Employee

A Day In The Life Of A Postfly Employee

Posted by on Jul 22, 2016 in Fly Fishing, How To, Tips | No Comments

There are so many jobs in the fishing industry that are just like a job you’d find anywhere else. We just get to fish a little more. From marketing and public relations to accounting and sales, if there’s a job title outside of the fishing industry, you’re likely to find it where you can also keep […]

How To Get Started Chasing Summer Steelhead On The Fly

How To Get Started Chasing Summer Steelhead On The Fly

Posted by on Jul 11, 2016 in Fly Fishing, How To, Tips | No Comments

Many anglers think there’s only one tactic to catch a steelhead: standing in a cold river with numb fingers swinging a big, pushy streamer through a deep run on a blustery winter day. Sure you could do that, and you could even catch some nice fish, but you could also chase summer steelhead in a […]

A Day In The Life Of A Fly Rod Designer

A Day In The Life Of A Fly Rod Designer

Posted by on Jul 8, 2016 in Fly Fishing, How To, Tips | No Comments

 A fly rod is a rare blend of beauty, design and performance that you can’t find in many other sports, or even other objects in general for that matter. So much thought goes into every single design element and even down to the individual materials that make up blank. To be a master of all these moving […]

How To Catch Fish With Flies As Big As A Trout

How To Catch Fish With Flies As Big As A Trout

Posted by on Jul 4, 2016 in Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, How To, Tips | No Comments

As soon as we got the boxes of June’s Signature Tyer, Gunnar Brammer’s flies in the office we knew we had to get on the water and test those bad boys. The giant flies, some longer than 12 inches, were big, pushy and full of flash, so we knew they’d be the perfect flies for chasing down […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]