Midwest Fly-Fishing

And everything in between.

Midwest Fly-Fishing

And everything in between.


  • Rattling in a Giant: The Backstory

    Just a couple of days after taking this giant I was contacted by another hunter who found out about it and apparently had been after this deer. Hunting over a half mile away, he had been capturing regular images of this deer on his trail camera – right up until the day before he found his… Read more »

  • February Trouts

    Two Thousand Seventeen is off to a good start. We had a strong showing early on in February. There was even a day on the weekend that wasn’t blowing 60mph and I was able to get my kayak out in some deep water jigging lake trout and herring. It didn’t take long to find a… Read more »

  • North Shore Fall Grand Slam

    Kayak Fishing Lake Trout Always have a plan B. Plan A was kayak fishing lake trout every day but because Lake Superior is so unpredictable, conditions were only ideal for our first evening of fishing. Even so, we capitalized and made the best of it when we could. Plan B was fly fishing in the… Read more »

  • Paddle the Pads Bass Fly Fishing Tournament 2017

    Saturday marked the debut for a new fly fishing tournament hosted by Great Lakes Fly Shop. The tournament was specifically open to fly fishing anglers; canoes, kayaks, and non-motorized drift boats only. All proceeds were donated to The Minnesota Land Trust to support clean and sustainable water on the St. Louis River. Official Facebook Event… Read more »