Weekly Review

Weekly Review


If you missed the F3T in GR this past weekend, Koz has got you covered with a recap

Found this killer PT nymph variant  at Frankenfly

Matt Barthels will be tying big streamers at the Muskegon River Fly Shop soon, get in while you can fit in

Get your fill of #glassisnotdead here (Spoiler Alert: theres some badass photos)

Bucket list fish Golden Dorado is explored at Gink and Gasoline

Funny stuff over at Windknots and Tangled Lines, be sure to watch out for the fresh water sharks and Great Lakes Whales

These guys seem like fun:

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True North Trout heads out with some buds and gets his Soul Replenished, as we all need more often than we experience.

Super interesting take at Fontinalis Rising regarding The Search for Balance

I may have just become a fan of Lanyards – check out the info I found at The Fiberglass Manifesto

Gunnar Brammer tying featured at Frankenfly

Mary and Dan O are super cool to follow along with on their adventures, check out their latest

Gink and Gasoline provided me with a mental escape from a shit week.  Read this.

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Fly Fishing Needs Dirty Harry.

You guys, THIS IS SUPER IMPORTANT, and a must read for anyone that cares about our fisheries.

Some great advice at G & G for you newbs out there looking to row a boat.

Go see Koz at the Celebration of Fly Tyers.

Super cool vid and pattern I saw at Frankenfly

Windknots and Tangled Lines goes shirt shopping and the sense of style is glorious!

Whoa, check out these works of art over at The Fiberglass Manifesto.

Ever wondered how to construct an indicator rig for steelhead?  Nomad Anglers shows the way.

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Muskrat Adventures has a good read as he gets out and shakes off the winter rust.

Great read on why turbulent water is good water at Gink and Gasoline.

Erich from Nomad Anglers got out creekin’ for some Michigan winter troots.

Frankenfly always puts together the best flies from around the interwebs.

Matt Supinski has good news predicting the steelhead outlook for 2016.

The Fiberglass Manifesto features the artwork of the MadPlaider

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Fontinalis Rising with his always entertaining and insightful Monday Morning Coffee.

If you don’t have one of these you probably aren’t in the cool kids club.  Fiberglass Manifesto beanies are super cool.

What could be more important than slinging 90′ of line you ask…..Gink and Gasoline breaks it down here.

Public Service Announcement: Nomad Anglers in Okemos has moved.

Flat Broke Fly Fishing is thinking of warmer temps and emerging bugs

Frankenfly features a local favorite tied by Jeff from Fly Fish the Mitt


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Zach atThe Itinerant Angler a great piece looking at 10 casting errors.

You have to watch….just watch.

Gink and Gasoline has a great piece highlighting 15 Dirt Cheap Pieces of Gear that are must haves.

The Fiberglass Manifesto does a great job looking deeper into why Smith Fly is a great company with great products.

Killer movie review of a sweet looking flick (The Revenant) at Unaccomplished Angler.

Always, always, always be sure to check out the Orvis Friday Film Fest.




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Koz at True North Trout reflects back on 2015 and looks forward to 2016in his most recent writings.

Fontinalis Rising offers a a look back at the year that was for him.

The Fiberglass Manifesto details in words and incredible photos a trip to the Pere Marquette.

Persistence pays off at Gink and Gasoline.

Nomad Anglers announces the 2016 Brews and Bugs lineup at all 3 of their locations.

If you care about our waters you should read this article by Josh Greenberg on A Tight Loop.

FrankenFly put together a rad pictorial of his 2015 – highly recommend looking through the awesome photos.

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Gink and Gasoline shares another reason why everything is better with a dog.

Fontinlis Rising moved from the Mitt to the south and is going through a comparison of the 2.

OUCH!  Dude gets impaled by a marlin.

FrankenFly has Andreas Anderrsson bug being tied by Brian Wise.

Nomad Anglers has your el Nino edition fishing report.

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A little change of pace to this week’s review.  Thought I’d include a few videos that I watched this week.  Enjoy!

Weekly Review


Koz from True North Trout wins a MAJORLY coveted award of Orvis Trout Bum of the Week

Fly Fish the Mitt with video highlights from October – as always top shelf editing work.

<p><a href=”https://vimeo.com/144449832″>10 – 2015</a> from <a href=”https://vimeo.com/flyfishthemitt”>Fly Fish the Mitt</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p>

The Fiberglass Manifesto breaks down 6 Good Reads you should check out.

Louis from G&G tries to stay off the menu of a shark. (all the nopes awarded to this one)

Franken Fly has an interesting profile of Artist Andrea Larko