Tag Archives: West branch of the penobscot

Something to Think About

Today the temperature is supposed to reach almost 100 degrees. Great for those beach goers but not so much for us fishermen. When the days are really hot and the nights are really warm, the water temperatures starts to climb and when the water temperatures start getting closer to 70 degrees it stresses the fish. […]

Streamers 101

With spring not far away, I’ve been thinking about where I want my blog to go. I want to continue to write about different places and trips I do but I want to help make getting into fly fishing a lot easier. I find I get a lot of the same questions from people. Fly […]

3 Days and 9 Species

I am very lucky to be a very busy Maine fishing guide and I am very gratefulnfor that but it makes it hard to find time to actually get out and fish on my own. So I blocked out Memorial weekend this past spring and planned a fishing trip my boys but Tait(my oldest) had […]

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 […]

What’s in Your Sight Line?

“ I design quality accessories that connect me to my passion for the outdoor. Inspired by the state of mind that all outdoor lovers get when we are in our element; what we see in our” sight line” is personal and most often what makes our time on the water or in the woods special.” […]

One of the Best Places to Fish in the Country

If you haven’t noticed, I think Maine is one of the best places in the US to fish. We have  a very large selection of fish species and a huge variety of places and environments to fish. In one day you can be fishing for stripers in York, a warm water pond for large mouth […]