Archives for April 2017

Let’s Look Back: Fly Rod Bass – Part 2

I had my hands plumb full for awhile when this one busted my bug.  Photo Stan Fagerstrom.

I had my hands plumb full for awhile when this one busted my bug. Photo Stan Fagerstrom.

Developing the skills to take largemouth bass off the surface with a fly rod will be worth every minute you devote to it.  Why?  Because, and as I pointed out in my previous column, if you’ve not been having much fun in your fishing, things are about to change.

To continue our discussion on bugging for bass, let’s look at the equipment you’ll need before talking about technique.  Most of fly rodding was done years ago so some of my names for the gear involved might be a bit out of date.  Be that as it may, I sure as heck know what worked for me. [Read more…]