The North American Fly Fishing Forum


Go Back   The North American Fly Fishing Forum > >

Warmwater Fly Fishing Bass, Bream, Perch, etc...

Thanks Thanks:  0
Likes Likes:  1
Dislikes Dislikes:  0
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #21  
Old 07-05-2012, 10:02 PM
shakes shakes is offline
New Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 2
shakes is on a distinguished road
Default Re: river smallmouth advice

Harry Murray has posted several podcasts on smallmouth fly fishing here:
harry murray podcast | Fly Fishing Podcasts with Harry Murray

These are great for people new to chasing smallies.
I also saw someone had recommended the Murray's Heavy Helgrammite. Jeff Murray showed me how to fish the fly using the swing nymphing technique which is killer in between deep ledges. There is an article on it here:
Fly-Fishing Techniques "For Beginners - 101, Part 45 FAOL
Reply With Quote
  #22  
Old 07-11-2012, 01:53 PM
piscatorial_phd's Avatar
piscatorial_phd piscatorial_phd is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Central Ohio
Posts: 280
piscatorial_phd is a jewel in the roughpiscatorial_phd is a jewel in the roughpiscatorial_phd is a jewel in the rough
Default Re: river smallmouth advice

Quote:
Originally Posted by stenacron View Post
For the real scoop, I highly recommend Harry Murray's book on the subject. The guy's got the patterns and techniques down cold for river smallies!

Amazon.com: Fly Fishing for Smallmouth Bass (9781558215344): Harry Murray: Books
I like seeing the plug for Harry's book. He taught me to tie flies and catch smallies in the Shenandoah. Great man.

---------- Post added at 12:53 PM ---------- Previous post was at 12:50 PM ----------

In the summer I love Shenk's White Minnow Streamer #8. I tie in just a little "flash" and swim it a little with the rod tip.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
The Unknown Smallmouth Bass River Joe D Warmwater Articles 9 08-15-2014 04:54 PM
River Smallmouth help aquaticsanonymous General Discussion 4 05-28-2012 10:03 PM
Need advice on fishing the Green river in Utah smoochie Rocky Mountain Range 16 04-25-2012 09:45 PM
New smallmouth setup, advice please mtnman2888 Warmwater Fly Fishing 15 09-19-2008 12:33 AM
Upper New River Smallmouth Float/Drag Trip On 09/23/07 & 09/24/07 jdgrubbjr Mid-Atlantic Area 4 09-25-2007 11:21 AM














All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:15 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimisation provided by DragonByte SEO v2.0.40 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Feedback Buttons provided by Advanced Post Thanks / Like v3.6.3 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
2005-2017 The North American Fly Fishing Forum. All rights reserved.