Fly Fishing For Smallmouth

 John Rankin

Smallmouth Bass Love the Clouser Minnow

Smallmouth Bass Love the Clouser Minnow

Stream fishing for bronzebacks presents a new opportunity to expand your skills as well as knowledge of smallmouth bass. One of the top baits for those who go after stream smallies is the Clouser minnow. This is one of those “go to” baits when the fish are not actively hitting more traditional baits. Read on […]

 John Rankin

Catching Smallmouth Bass on Streamers

If you have never tried fishing for smallmouth bass with a fly rod using surface and underwater flies you are missing some of the best action to be had. I “accidentally” snagged a nice smallmouth with my fly rod while fishing for bull bluegills. My initial reaction was I finally snagged the state record bluegill […]

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Choosing a Fly Rod for Smallmouth Bass

By: David Shorkey Choosing A Fly Rod Choosing a fly rod for Smallmouth Bass is an easy task if you follow the guidelines in this article. Most of this I have found out over the years through trial and error, because when I started fly fishing, there was no internet. Hopefully, this little guide will […]

 Christopher Smith

Streamers For Smallmouth Bass

It’s Fly Fishing Friday and it’s time to share a little bronzeback fly angling fun. Check out this great video from a great Vermont stream where hefty smallies thrive. There are so many great smallmouth bass streams in the USA that if you live in smallie country, you never really need a fancy boat to […]

 Christopher Smith

Flying For Smallmouth

By Casey Ryan Smallmouth bass belong to the sunfish family and are one of my favorite fish to pursue with the flyrod. Smallmouth bass on average weigh up to six pounds, with females being the larger of the species. They may not grow as large as their more popular cousin, the largemouth bass, but pound for […]

 Christopher Smith

Smallmouth Flies: Keep It Simple!

If you are new to fly angling for smallmouth bass, there isn’t a whole lot that you will need in terms of variety of flies. Smallmouth bass are more aggressive than trout so you don’t need a lot of variety of flies. Just make sure you have a few from each category of flies to […]

 Christopher Smith

Smallmouth Bass Fly Patterns

If you are reading this article, it is likely that you have caught the fever of catching smallmouth bass on the fly and need to know more about what, where, when and how! Well that’s a whole book of information but I hope I can shed a little light on the smallmouth bass fly patterns […]

 Christopher Smith

Winter Ozark Smallmouth Fly Fishing

Are you feeling restless? Got a little cabin fever?  As this video of winter Ozark smallmouth fly fishing shows, many areas of the United States are still productive for smallmouth bass, even in the dead of winter. Winter Ozark Smallmouth Fly Fishing When fly fishing for smallies, here is a common setup: For fly fishing, […]

 Christopher Smith

Smallmouth Bass Fly Fishing Reports In Virginia 1.20.2013

For you fly anglers in Virginia, check out this web site and fishing reports.  It’s always great to have local insights to help you catch more smallmouth bass! Smallmouth Bass Fly Fishing Reports In Virginia Smallmouth Bass Fishing Report January 18, 2013 By Harry Murray January 18, 2013 Comments Off 0 We are catching some […]

 Christopher Smith

Holston River Smallmouth Fishing

Whether you are a fly angler or spin fisherman, you’ll love fishing for smallmouth bass on the Holston River.  Like many of the rivers in this part of the United States, bronzebacks grow fat and happy, even in skinny water. From Wikipedia: The Holston River is a major river system of southwestern Virginia and east […]

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