Mini Mr Hanky Mouse – Video Fly Tying Instructions

Video tutorial courtesy of our friends at InTheRiffle

The Mini Mr Hanky is a great mouse pattern for big Alaskan Rainbows and large carnivorous Brown Trout!  The Mini Mr Hanky is a lifelike mouse pattern that fishes incredibly well (way better than it looks dry)!!  In this video James from InTheRiffle demonstrates tying the “Mini” version, but there is a full size version that uses rabbit Continue reading

PMX Video Fly Tying Instructions

Video tutorial courtesy of our friends at InTheRiffle

The PMX (Parachute Madam X) is a awesome hopper and stonefly dry fly imitation.  The PMX is the Parachute version of the traditional Madam X.  The PMX is easier to see, floats higher and is more life like for picky trouts. The PMX can be tied in many different colors, with Yellow, Red, Olive and Orange being the some of the most popular.  Continue reading

Tacky Fly Boxes: How They Changed The Way I Store My Flies

Possibly one of the best benefits I have working in the fly fishing industry is the access to cool new products. Most of you fly fisher people out there have probably now become familiar with the new Tacky fly boxes over the last year or so. Winning best of show at the 2015 IFTD show (International Fly Tackle Dealer), for their fly boxes as well as numerous other awards. Tacky has quickly become a well known name, thanks to their unique products. As soon as we got these in our shop and on our website I had to pick up a couple to see what they were all about. Anxious to get them on the water and in action, I wanted to share my initial thoughts after loading them up with flies. Continue reading