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Steelhead with John McMillan - Olympic Peninsula, Columbia River, Summer and Winter Steelhead

Show Notes: https://wetflyswing.com/117 John McMillan is on the podcast to talk about our northwest steelhead runs, the ups and downs of anadromous fish cycles and why John is optimistic about the current state of steelhead.  John has a talent for clar

Ep. 155: Andy Danylchuk and Sascha Clark Danylchuk on Keepemwet

Keep Them Wet Fishing is a science-based movement that encourages anglers to focus on their fish handling practises while catch-and-release angling. With an emphasis on minimising air exposure, eliminating contact with dry surfaces, and reducing handling,
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The Truth About Fly Rods

Learn the truth about rod weight, length, type, and style in this Podcast
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Hawaii Fly Fishing with Rick Lee - Bonefish, Maui, Triggerfish, Christmas Island and Saltwater Gear

I had a great chat with Rick Lee to talk about Hawaii Fly Fishing with a focus on bonefish and Maui.  Rick breaks down some great tips if you are heading to Hawaii with a focus on Maui today.  We talk about casting tips for the wind, how to strip retrie
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Whiting Farms with Tom Whiting

Tom Whiting has a passion for chicken genetics and shares some cool stories about how he produces ultra high quality chicken hackles including the spey hackles that are substitutes for heron hackle.

Rainy's Flies with Rainy Riding - Fly Tying Innovation, Foam, Matching Hatches, The Grand Hopper

Show Notes: https://wetflyswing.com/114 I sat down with Rainy Riding, the founder of Rainy's Flies, to hear the story of how she created one of the largest fly distribution centers in the country.  We go in deep to the history of how she created the com
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What You Need to Do This Winter

Get prepared for warming conditions this spring by evaluating where you are at gear wise and fly wise.  You'll thank me later.  Anglers should be capable of spontaneous adventures. Are you using the wrong strike indicator? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v...

Ep. 154: Chris Wittman and Daniel Andrews on Captains for Clean Water

Captains For Clean Water started out as a group of fishing guides who were fed up with Florida’s water management practices. The organisation advocates for the elimination of harmful, large-scale freshwater discharges from Lake Okeechobee to the east a
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Frank Amato - Salmon Trout Steelheader, Amato Books, Fly Fishing and Tying Journal, Deschutes River

Salmon Trout Steelhead magazine, the Fly Fishing and Tying Journal and about 300 books relating to fishing. We hear how Frank was a key player in protecting the Deschutes River.  We also hear about the Blue Jetboat Frank has had since 1980 and how he sa

Barracuda! With Perk Perkins

This week, I had the pleasure of interviewing Orvis Executive Chairman of the Board, Perk Perkins, who spends a great deal of time chasing fish on saltwater flats and is one of the best technical anglers I know. Perk and I share a fascination for...

Ep. 153: Kirk Deeter on the Fly Fishing Industry

Kirk Deeter is the vice president of media at Trout Unlimited and the editor of TROUT Magazine. He’s also an editor-at-large for Field & Stream and the editor-in-chief of Angling Trade. To say he’s busy is an understatement. The workload isn’t new t

Moldy Chum with Brian Bennett - Steelhead, Patagonia, REI, Reel Pure Radio, Yeti, Artifishal

Brian Bennett, the founder of Moldy Chum, one of the biggest and oldest fly fishing websites is on the podcast to describe what the moldy chum is all about and where it's going.  The slab of the month, the chumion, and suction dredging are all discussed

Ep. 152: Daniel Galhardo on Tenkara Fishing

Daniel Galhardo was born in Brazil, but came to the States as an exchange student, where he fell in love with trout fishing. When Daniel accidentally stumbled on the topic of Tenkara fishing, he was immediately intrigued. Tenkara is an old form of fly-fis
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Australia Fly Fishing with Peter Morse - Tasmania, Baramundi, Flats Fishing, New Zealand, Lefty Kreh

Peter Morse, aka the Lefty Kreh of Australia, shares his vast knowledge on a life fishing and living in Australia.  Peter shares some tips for Australia Fly Fishing with a focus on catching Baramundi including the life cycle and when and where to target

Ep. 151: Josh Niland on the Whole Fish

Josh Niland is quite possibly the hottest chef on the scene right now. Owner of the Saint Peter restaurant and fish butchery in Sydney, he has risen to fame for using of an average 91% of every fish he buys. This September, Josh released his “Whole Fish
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Conquering Cold Water Trout

View Tackle and Links On the Powerhour Blog:  https://www.redsflyshop.com/blog/post/conquer-cold-weather-trout-podcast/ For some there is no "off season". We'll fish when its cold, wet, snow, or whatever!  Get prepared with good tackle and good clothing....
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Shad Fly Fishing with Mark Benson - Alligator Hunting, St. Johns River, Bass & Birdies, Florida, Ritz-Carlton

Shad, alligator hunting, the Ritz Carlton and Conservation Issues with Mark Benson. Mark walks us through the steps to catching shad along with some other shenanigans including the alligator hunt.  Shad fishing has a lot of similarities to steelhead fis
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Arkansas Stripers with Daniel Roberts

Daniel Roberts is a fly-fishing industry rep and expert striper fisherman. He discusses deepwater lake tactics in Arkansas and the mid-South region.

Ep. 150: Meredith McCord Part Two

Meredith McCord is a keen angler, professional trip host, and world traveler. Today she holds 180 records through the IGFA, and she shows no signs of slowing down. Meredith has worked her entire career to make it so that she can fish as often as possible.

Trout Markings and their Significance, with John McMillan

This week I have another podcast with John McMillan, as I have to confess I love talking to John about fishy stuff.  His knowledge and enthusiasm and passion are infectious and I think his interviews are always enlightening.  This week we...
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Modern Terrestrials with Rick Takahashi - Fly Tying, Fly Fishing Illustrations, Jay Nichols, Taka Hopper, Dollar Store

Rick Takahashi is on the podcast to cover fly tying and fishing terrestrials.  Rick tells why he loves terrestrials and which terrestrials you should focus on as your A list. Rick describes his biggest influences and the books he loves including Caddisf