Posts Tagged ‘Fly fishing’

Jerry Darkes on a Superior adventure
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Chasing Lake Superior adventure

It was good to be back on Lake Superior chasing coaster brook trout. The sun was up and the winds were down. After a hearty breakfast provided by our hosts at Bowman Island Lodge, it was time to head out on the water for the day.

an angler peers into the river
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Sight fishing 101

Highly visible fish are often wary; let’s look at sight fishing and how it differs between lakes and rivers.

fly fishing angler casting in a river
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Spey casting 101

There are two general methods to casting a fly: single hand and two hand. The latter is commonly called Spey casting.

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Fly fishing Esnagami Wilderness Lodge

Esnagami Wilderness Lodge is the perfect place to go if you’re looking for a comfortable lodge and world-class fishing.

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Closer to the outdoors

When we look in the rearview mirror at this moment, it will be with the knowledge that despite the losses, it brought us closer together.

fingerling fish being released into a waterway
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Community hatcheries keep Ontario stocked

On a late fall morning, a dozen or so volunteers gather on a wooded hill with a magnificent view of Georgian Bay. This group has no interest in the autumn splendour, however.

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Different fishing styles have time and place

We all know anglers who fish the same waters religiously and consistently catch big fish.

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Choosing the right fly rod

When I tried to buy my first fly rod, the salesperson bombarded me with jargon about rod weight and length, line types, leader taper, tippet material, and casting techniques.

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Target river staging areas for spring steelhead

Fishing lower-river staging areas in early spring is where you can find pre-spawning steelhead looking for a tasty snack.