Brown Trout

Streamers for Streams

What does one think when they hear the word "fly fishing"? I would be willing to bet most would picture a gorgeous tight loop, flawlessly unrolling, and delicately delivering a tiny dry fly to the surface of th...
brook trout

Fly Fishing Maine’s Rapid River

Tall tales and lore of 4 pound, football girth brook trout with contrasting exquisite colors rivaling that of any fish on earth are almost told to mystical proportion. What lengths would a devoted angler pursue...
brown trout

Tips for Nymphing Success

Who doesn't love to watch an aggressive brown manifest from the hidden depths below to smash a caddis floating amidst the sea of foamy bubbles as it drifts along the seam of a freestone run? The picturesque sce...
Fishing Gifts

Monthly Awesomeness

It’s possible that this trend started with the “Wine of the Month” clubs, but recently some companies have been catering towards the man or women looking for monthly treats catered to the outdoors. I have subsc...
Brooke Trout

Brookie Mania

If you landed on this article expecting a story of giant Brook trout then you have come to the wrong place. This article is about Adirondack mountain Brookies the size of your index finger with the attitude of ...
Tacky Fishing
9.5

Tacky Fishing Fly Box Review

Some products come along that completely flip an industry upside down and Tacky Fishing did just that with their new innovative fly boxes.  This company pledged on Kickstarter back in December, 2013 that they c...
Nautilus FWX
9.6

Nautilus FWX 5/6 Review

Sometimes you come across a great, yet inexpensive product and you can’t figure out how it can be priced so low.  Nautilus Reels offer such a product with their line of FWX (Feather Weight Xtreme) models.  Whil...
Brown Trout

Suburban Fly Fishing

I have lived on Long Island for about 9 years now and as you can tell from the DownWind Outdoors website, the fall and winter seasons are pretty action packed with predator hunting all over the state. However, ...