Fly Fishing

Best Fly Fishing Gear for Beginners

Best Fly Fishing Gear for Beginners

For better or worse,  fly fishing requires a little more precision with your tackle than traditional bait or spin fishing.  You probably won’t notice poorly made gear much while your dragging a worm around on a hook,  but you will notice a difference when trying […]

Best Fly Patterns – Terrestrials

Best Fly Patterns – Terrestrials

What are the top terrestrial patterns from around the web?  The Fly Fish Guy has found the best impressionistic and confidence inspiring patterns for your viewing pleasure. # 1 – Unnamed Hopper by Fred Hannie This is truly an impressionistic pattern at its finest.  The […]

Terrestrial Week 2017

Terrestrial Week 2017

Begins July 23rd Terrestrial Week is dedicated to chucking big bugs that catch big fish.  All week we’ll be featuring the best hopper, ant and beetle patterns from around the web as well as tips  and videos to help you be more successful on the […]

Improve your Fishing by Reading Books and Watching Videos

Improve your Fishing by Reading Books and Watching Videos

One of the best things that you can do to improve your fly fishing technique and catch more fish is to pursue the knowledge of others by reading books and watching videos.  There are so many resources available to us today, we’d be silly not […]

Beginners guide to reading water

Beginners guide to reading water

A key component to catching trout is to first locate the trout.  One of the most common mistakes I see beginner anglers make is casting aimlessly into the biggest pool they can find and hope something takes their fly.  While they are doing this, the […]

Tips For Better Indicator Nymph Fishing

Tips For Better Indicator Nymph Fishing

Trout spend 80% of their time feeding subsurface so if you want to catch more fish, you need to become a better nymph fisherman.  There are a few different options here but by far the easiest path to more fish is to master indicator nymphing. […]

Getting most out of your HERO shot!

Getting most out of your HERO shot!

How many of you have ever taken pictures of your catch and sent it to your family or friends?  Do you do that to brag about how awesome you are or to just rub it in that you’re out fishing while they are stuck at […]

My First Post

My First Post

I started Fly Fish Guy in 2017 to share my passion for fly fishing with you.  I’ve been fly fishing for over 15 years now and what was once a hobby to spend some time with my father has turned into a full blown obsession.  […]