Fire Starters

Fire Starters Fire Starters are handy to have when out and about in the woods, when bushwhacking and to have available for your bug-out bag. Many times campers and “preppers” have redundant sources to begin a fire, matches, flint and steel, magnesium sticks, etc. but they do not always have access to good dry material […]

Gear Bags

what not bag net bag for free

Gear Bags Made from Frozen Turkey Netting The netting from that frozen turkey you just bought makes for great gear bags. Instead of cutting the netting off, carefully remove one of the lead rings and slip the netting off. Make sure to clean it. The netting can be used as a game bag for squirrels […]

Grizzly Wulff Dry Fly – Fly Recipe

grizzly wulff dry fly

Grizzly Wulff Dry Fly The grizzly wulff is high floating, durable and easy to fish. It is a relatively easy fly to tie. When I lived out west it was one of the most common flies in my fly box. Many cutthroat trout ended up in the frying pan when I fly fished this fly. […]

Grizzly King Wet Fly – Fly Recipe

grizzly king wet wet fly is a good mid-water imitator

Grizzly King Wet Fly – Fly Recipe Grizzly King Wet Fly The Grizzly king wet fly is an old pattern and has been been very popular for brook trout in New England and Canada. The grizzly king wet fly is a fine fly to use with a sinking line in the clear fast streams trout […]

Deer Hair Bee Fly – Fly Recipe

deer hair bee

Deer Hair Bee Fly – Fly Recipe Deer Hair Bee Fly The deer hair bee is an imitator pattern and is a great searching fly for most free stone streams. It is usually fished dry but may also be fished wet. The best hooks for this fly are: Mustad # 3399 Sizes: 10 – 20 […]

Carey Special Wet Fly – Fly Recipe

Carey special wet fly

Carey Special Wet Fly – Fly Recipe Carey Special Wet Fly It is my understanding that this fly pattern developed in the Canadian west. The variations are are up to you. The body color can change according to what you think will work. The pattern here is red chenille but olive, black, orange, etc can […]