Pink Squirrels and Hatches

While at the fly fishing expo, I purchased some much needed proven trout flies from Matt Ebbers.  On the way back to Chicago, Dave, and […]

Musky Skittles

These were a big hit at the fly fishing expo.  Looking forward to making some more of these.   Hope everyone is having a great […]


This past weekend, UA Dave and myself jumped in my car at 330/4 AM and started our drive North.  The destination was +Brian J Smolinski shop […]

R4F – Stop On By!

  RIVER FALLS FLY FISHING FESTIVAL   Just a reminder, this weekend, CARF Outdoors will be in River Falls, Wisconsin participating in all of the […]

Bass On The Mind

Just some recent flies that have come off of my vise. CARF’s clouser minnow variation. I was wandering around Bass Pro Shops fly tying section […]

Chi-Tie February Meetup

What is Chi-Tie?   “We are just a group of fly fishers and tiers meeting up for a few beers while tying.  Trying to build […]