Category Archives: Fly-tying Tips

The Caddis Waltz

Here’s a musical tying demo I do of the Elk Hair Caddis with the White River caddis in mind. I put in some video and stills of the hatch at the end. Enjoy! © 2017, Scott Branyan

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Non-OCD Streamer Video

Had some fun making a video of tying a woolly bugger variant. I’m not a perfectionist fly-tier, but that’s a good thing in my book. Enjoy! © 2017, Scott Branyan

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Standing Fly-Tying Desk

My fly-tying desk arrangement is a simple system. I found a sofa table years ago I liked. It takes up little space in the corner and has room underneath for a rolling storage bin and stacked shoe-box size storage containers … Continue reading

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A Great Pair of Fly-Tying Scissors

I forgot and left my fly-tying scissors out of my travel bag this week. Fortunately, I carry a backup pair with me all the time in the Leatherman Juice S2. This is the one feature of this version of the … Continue reading

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Hopper Update

Grasshoppers continue to be available in numbers to fish and the dry weather is also continuing to make for a prolonged hopper season into the fall on the White River tailwaters. Expect it to continue until we get cooler, rainy … Continue reading

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