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Flywater: Fly-Fishing Rivers of the West

November 2, 2014 | Categories: Fishing Tips,Fun Stuff,Resources

Flywater

Flywater: Fly-Fishing Rivers of the West Hardcover by Grant McClintock  (Author), Tom Brokaw (Foreword) The magic and majesty of America’s greatest western fly-fishing rivers. Flywater brings us to the iconic creeks, springs, freestone rivers, and tailwaters that […]

Andrew Photo

August 1, 2014 | Categories: Fun Stuff,Gremlin Fishing Photos

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Great shot of Andrew Conley holding up a nice Steelhead Trout he caught in southern Oregon. Rumor has it he used a barbed hook with a neon ball float attached […]

Stream Rig for Split Shot

July 18, 2014 | Categories: Fishing Tips

Removable Split Shot Stream Rig

Fishing fast water over rocky bottoms presents a special problem – how to keep from losing your entire rig. We have the answer. Use a three-way swivel by tying your […]

Gremlin’s State Record Fish of the Month

June 17, 2014 | Categories: Fun Stuff

ARK-BrownTrout

May 2, 1992 was a nice day on the Little Red River for Howard “Rip” Collins. He landed this 40 lbs. 4 oz. brown trout, the largest on record in […]

Sinking Fly

May 9, 2014 | Categories: Fishing Tips

Removable Split Shot Sinking Fly

For pennies you can make instant jigs by pinching a small round shot on a long shank hook near the eye. Paint the shot if you like.

The Scoop

April 28, 2014 | Categories: Fun Stuff

Gremlin Cut Out 3

Fish, with nearly 27,000 living species, are the largest population of Vertebrate (backbone) animals. In fact, if you combined all the other Vertebrates, fish would still outnumber them.

Bruce Photo 4

December 24, 2013 | Categories: Fun Stuff,Gremlin Fishing Photos

Lunch Break Military TrainingGreat Lunch Hour Niagara Gorge Lower Niagara River BT (2)

Looks like a beautiful day for fishing off of Ollcott Pier, Lake Ontario, NY. Here’s Bruce Kowalski holding a nice Brown Trout he finessed in. Hey, is that The Gremlin […]

Winter Trout Fishing

December 1, 2013 | Categories: Events,Fun Stuff

Ice Fishing

The Gremlin says check this out! January 4th, 2014 Whitewater State Park, 3 miles south of Elba, MN. on Hwy. 74. Trout fishing in winter provides challenges, but also a […]

Split Shot for Fly Tying

November 3, 2013 | Categories: Fishing Tips

Removable Split Shot for Fly Tying

If you leave your tackle pliers home when you tie flies you can use split shot to hold hackle tips and other odds and ends out of the way as […]

Trout and Salmon Fishing Rig

October 15, 2013 | Categories: Fishing Tips

Removable Split Shot Trout and Salmon Rig

When stream fishing for trout and salmon, you want to cast across the stream and let your bait drift down with the current barely “ticking” the bottom. In this way, […]