Fishing Report: May, 2020

I just got back from a couple fishing trips in Oregon and Nevada and am happy to report that fishing is excellent! Here are my reports on three private lakes I fished this month. Hyde Lake, Oregon, May 5 – 6 Feisty jumping trout at Hyde Lake The opportunity to catch...

Introducing Vickie’s UV Midge

I am excited to introduce an amazing fly: my UV Midge. This fly has been a staple in my fly box for the past five years. My UV Midge’s slim profile and distinctive glossy sheen, created by reflective UV materials, create the perfect combination attracting even...

Introducing Vickie’s Flies – An 8-Part Series

I am excited to share with you my new line of stillwater fly patterns! I have been fishing and perfecting these patterns the past six years. You, my blog readers, are the first to learn about them, and you will be the first who can purchase them when my retail website...

Fishing Report – Hyde Lake, May 2, 2020

Hyde Lake is fishing extraordinarily well. Hyde lake is located on the Yamsi Ranch in Southern Oregon. Be sure to take your 6-weight rod because the trout are big and feisty! I use a 1X leader and 2X tippet. Even with such a heavy tippet, I had one trout so big he...