Top 10 Subsurface Flies for Smallmouth Bass

Written by: Kip Vieth, Wildwood Float Trips

Kip Vieth chases smallmouths as much as he can in Minnesota. Photo courtesy Kip Vieth
Nothing beats catching a smallmouth bass on a topwater presentation. (See my "Top 10 Topwater Flies for Smallmouth Bass" from April.) If you have been a smallmouth angler for any length. . .

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Top 10 Dry Flies for June on the Madison River

Written by: John Way, The Tackle Shop


Guide Mike Elliott, who works for the author, releases a stunning Madison brown trout.
Photo by Tom Evenson
June in Montana is a special time—not quite summer yet, but not spring. It’s sort of an in-between time, when you can expect snow one day and 70 and sunny the next. An epic battle between. . .

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