- By: Buzz Bryson
- and Paul Guernsey
Plus, Scott's X2S saltwater rod, and a waterproof fly box
It's time to gear up for this season's smallmouth action
- Photography by: Richard Procopio
I love an intricate fly as much as the next guy, but I have also found that sometimes the difficult patterns don't catch as many fish as the simple, easy ones...
- By: Paul Guernsey
- and Buzz Bryson
Plus, avoiding tailing loops, and an angler's fear of failure
There's one step where hackling can go horribly awry. Here's how to avoid problems.