Category Archives: Fishing Porn

Sea-run cutthroat primer, September 2017 Part 2 of 3

The following narrative is based on my book, Sea Run Cutthroat Flies and Fishing (2016 available on Amazon and from the Caddis Fly Shop). ______________________________________________________ Sea Run Cutthroat I will refer to the sea-run form of Oncorhynchus clarki clarki, coastal cutthroat, as … Continue reading

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Cascade Lake Report : July 2017

Had to get my lake on, got one of the Technical Men’s Council (old dawgs who have fished together for decades) and headed off to Craine Prairie last week.   The lake is about 85% full and based upon our results, the fish … Continue reading

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Who We Are Series Post 10: Lou Verdugo

This series of posts is meant to introduce all of you terrific tiers and cool customers to our small, but fantastic team of anglers here at The Caddis Fly Angling Shop. Each employee answered a number of questions about their fishing expertise, … Continue reading

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Lower Mckenzie Report : November 2016

The shop has been getting reports the fishing has been “good” on the lower river.    So…., Only one way to find out?   Lou and Tim headed out and, let’s just say we confirmed….”the fishing is good”! The mild temps and … Continue reading

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Lou’s Montana Fly Fishing Trip 2016

Got some time off from the shop and gathered up the Technical Men’s Conference (old dawgs who have fished together for decades) and headed off to Missoula.  We elected to try some of the other rivers (Bitterroot, Blackfoot, Clark Fork … Continue reading

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Cedar Lodge New Zealand 2015/16 Season Wrap Up

We finished our third season as owners of Cedar Lodge at the end of March. It was a very busy season! We met many new friends and welcomed back numerous returning guests. My biggest take away for the season was … Continue reading

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Travel Install #4: Tsimane Lodge, Bolivia

In terms of the all around ultimate fly fishing adventure, Tsimane, more than most any other place, has it all. Located in a remote indigenous territory of Bolivia where the Andes meet the upper Amazon, the freestone rivers of the … Continue reading

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World record fly rod muskie in Minnesota

From the Bozeman Daily Chronicle The muskie Hawkins brought to boat was beyond belief – a 57-inch fish with a 26.5-inch girth, good for an estimated 52.5 pounds. That would put the Hawkins muskie in a class with the top … Continue reading

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Reminder – Dec 19th fishing videos and fly demo at Caddis Fly

Quick reminder that I’ll be at the shop from 10-4 on Saturday to show ocean fishing videos and tie flies while signing books. I’ll be teaching a saltwater fly fishing class on February 6th too. Ill be sharing details on … Continue reading

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Catch Magazine Finds the McKenzie River

Todd Moen from Catch Magazine was on his way over to the Neil Young concert the other day and took a few super cool photos. I thought I would share this unique perspective on one of my favorite stretches of … Continue reading

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Bass Action is Hot on Oregon Coast

Fishing with RED and JULIE – August 17th Julie was visiting from Gig Harbor, and was already parked, waiting out in front of Jack’s Fly Shop when “Red” and I pulled in at 6:15. We all helped with introductions. Capt. John … Continue reading

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Dry Fly Inspiration

Check out our friend Todd Moen’s last work from Catchmagazine.net.

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Postcard from Lake Erie

A cold, wet summer is in full effect across much of the East, but we’re still fishing as much as we can. Captain Nate has had his new little girl out on the boat quite a bit. My boys are … Continue reading

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Winners announced in Native Fish Society Keep ‘em Wet Campaign

Last winter, Native Fish Society launched the “Keep ‘Em Wet” campaign and photo contest to increase angler awareness about the negative effects of air exposure to wild fish. Now don’t get us wrong, we’ve all taken fish out of the … Continue reading

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Deschutes River Fishing Report Spring 2015

Headed down the Deschutes last week for a four day trip.   The Deschutes flow gauge at Madras was 3750 cfs when we launched.  Seemed a bit low from my experiences on the D.  But hey, we had not fished the D … Continue reading

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