Costa Rica: More Rainbow Bass and Machaca

Rainbow bass and machaca on the fly in the jungles of Costa Rica!

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”

Tying Video: “High Tie” Ostrich Clouser

When I first started fly fishing, the Clouser Minnow was one of the first flies that I began to tie. I caught my first bass, snook, and sea trout all on that same fly. Since then I have developed a few different variations of the traditional fly that I still use quite often. The firstContinue reading “Tying Video: “High Tie” Ostrich Clouser”