All posts by Kevin McKay

Spring Smallmouth Bass Fishing

I typically start guiding at the end of May but it can be very unpredictable with run off, rain,snow and high water. I still fish and often find great bass fishing early on. A few years ago I had a guy call from Utah in mid April. He wanted to go bass fishing on the […]

Fly Fishing Podcasts

Podcasts have been around for several years but only most recently have I started listening to them. There has been a surge of them over the last few years and the fly fishing world has certainly capitalized on that.  New podcasts have been popping up all over the place, even Maine has a couple of […]

Do You Know This Bug?

The Hellgrammite. It looks nasty and I wouldn’t touch it. Most of you have seen this bug but have no clue what it is. If you’re flipping rocks at just about any river in Maine you will find the larva form of this, which all fish love to eat. A quick search I found this […]

You Have Only 15 Days Left!

I can’t believe we only have 15 days left in September! What does that mean? It means a majority of the places in Maine will be closed to fishing but the good news is  there are places left open to fishing by extended season or open year round to fly fisherman! Let’s talk September, most […]