Lateral Lines and Musky Flies

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Fulling Mill fly designer Joe Goodspeed share his expert knowledge of fly fishing for Muskie and what makes this powerful predator go after its prey. “Muskies are a freshwater predator with excellent vision and an extremely sensitive lateral line that detects vibrations in the water. While the musky can see things above and on the sides of its body, the lateral line allows a musky to detect the vibration pattern from everything in the water … Read More Lateral Lines and Musky Flies

Patterns needed for winter fishing!

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It’s winter here for most of us in the Northern Hemisphere. For the anglers who dare to brave the frosty mornings and chilly days in pursuit for that winter trout, we have the top six flies you’ll be needing to do just that. When it comes to fly fishing in the winter months, for me I like to strictly nymph. Czech, French you name it. Of course, nymphing is productive year-round but, winter time I … Read More Patterns needed for winter fishing!

Flymen Fishing Co. & Fulling Mill – launched award-winning fly – Broyhill’s Jackknife

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At Fulling Mill we are feeling proud of having played our part in the award-winning Broyhill’s Jackknife fly launch earlier this year. Here the Flymen Fishing Co. tells us more: Flymen Fishing Company announced the highly anticipated launch of Broyhill’s Jackknife, which won Best of Show – Freshwater Fly Pattern at the 2015 International Fly Tackle Dealer Show in Orlando, Florida. “When most people think of musky and other predator fishing, they think of heavy … Read More Flymen Fishing Co. & Fulling Mill – launched award-winning fly – Broyhill’s Jackknife

SEYCHELLES – FISHING THE PROVIDENCE ATOLL

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There is one atoll in the Indian Ocean that little is known about; only a few have visited the atoll and even fewer have fished it – Providence. One of the largest in the Seychelles, Providence is over 140 km² and is accessed following a five-hour sail from Farquhar. Since its closure in late 2009 only a few vessels have visited it to fish, so it still remains largely unexplored. I have been trying to … Read More SEYCHELLES – FISHING THE PROVIDENCE ATOLL

When the Float Plane Leaves You

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What do you do when you are hundreds of miles in the middle of the Alaskan wilderness and the float plane doesn’t pick you up? You make the best out of it! On a recent filming trip to the King Salmon Lodge, located on the NakNek River on the Alaskan Peninsula, the Wild Fish Wild Places crew was anxiously waiting to fly to a spot we had fished about 5 years prior. A spot referred … Read More When the Float Plane Leaves You