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Heavy Tying Threads

Whenever I give tying demos at shows and clubs, attendees regularly ask about the heavy tying threads that I use. It’s a flat nylon thread called Nymo, the favorite of the late Polly Rosborough. The heaver sizes that I use for spinning my big flies are available through Fire Mountain Gems at: It only […]

Calgary Fly Fishing Expo

Friday, January 25 and Saturday, January 26, I attended the Western Canadian Fly Fishing Expo in Calgary, Alberta. It was a great show. On Saturday I offered workshops on “Equipment is the Only Thing” and “The Perfect Cast,” and presented a PowerPoint program on “Nymphing from Top to Bottom.” The crowd was quite good for […]