Tag Archives: Maine striper fishing

Fishing Report for September 2016

As everyone knows the state is in a drought. I suspect it is keeping a lot of you from going out but I am here to tell you that there is places out there with water and the fish are willing  eat you’re fly. The leaves are starting to change and the air temperatures  have started […]

What not to do When Fishing

Now that fishing season feels like it is really here with warmer weather and the rivers and steams at a fishable level, I want to bring up the topic of boat etiquette. This issue is not just a Maine issue, this is a people issue. I saw it on a recent trip on the Upper […]

Winner of 2014 Fishing Reports Contest!

Every Year www.maineflyfish.com host a fishing reports contest and the winner wins a new fly rod. The winner won a Echo SR3106 10’6″ 3 4 A FAST $329.99. This years fishing report contest: http://www.maineflyfish.com/forums/index.php?showtopic=25416 Here is part of 2014 fishing report:   For a student of Colby College, the fall is a magical time. The semester breathes new life […]

A Weekend Get Away with My Husband

By Jennifer Bowman-McKay As we arrived at 4:00 in the morning on Friday, the snow was falling relentlessly outside the entrance of the Tailwater Lodge in Altmar, New York. We checked in with the help of a very hospitable desk clerk into the gorgeous room and had bagels and coffee offered from their continental breakfast, […]

A Guides Day Off

As you know I am owner of www.maineflyfish.com and head guide at www.mainefishingadventures.com. But I also work 50 hours a week at UPS, so I have very limited time off. You would think on my day off from it all, I would get caught up on chores or just relax and do nothing. Well, that […]

Women in Fly Fishing

Over the last few years I have seen a trend in the industry that suggests this is not only just a man’s sport, but more and more women love to fly fish. There are many companies who are creating lines just for women, which I think is great. I know women who are just as […]

Traditions

Traditions, Every family has them, but mine are a little different than most. My family traditions revolve around fishing every year. Every year we head to Old Orchard Beach for a day of fun in the sun and then we spend the next morning with Mark Drummond of www.fishlikemad.com. Over the years the fishing has […]