A History of Backwater’s Micro Shrimp

This finalized version of this pattern has been eager to jump off my vise for some time now. With what seems like an endless amount of experimentation with color patterns and most importantly “fish approval testing” I have narrowed this fly down to two favorite color patterns that fish extremely well. I first began to seeContinue reading “A History of Backwater’s Micro Shrimp”

Baby Tarpon and Backwater Snook on the Fly

During this trip I was able to sneak away and do some serious fishing around some backwater mangrove creeks and ponds. The night before heading out I checked the weather to find that there was not much to choose from. Rain was forcasted for most of the Central Florida area so I knew I was goingContinue reading “Baby Tarpon and Backwater Snook on the Fly”

Fly Fishing Mosquito Lagoon Redfish

Jumping out of bed to an alarm at 4:15 in the morning sounds like it would suck; however, when I am getting up to go chase redfish around the flats it is just a small price to pay. As pull up to the launch site I notice it is barely getting light in the east.Continue reading “Fly Fishing Mosquito Lagoon Redfish”