These guys go Wisconsin smallmouth bass drift boat fishing every year and talk about how these bronze-backs should be on the top of every fly angler's list.
These guys take their annual vacation and go Wisconsin smallmouth bass drift boat fishing, giving these great gamefish their proper place in in fresh water fly fishing.
I can totally identify with these guys as they talk about their love of bass fishing. Too often as fly anglers we get totally caught up in the continuous pursuit of trout and forget about these great gamefish. Much like Wisconsin, my home waters have tons of bass fishing opportunities on rivers and lakes. It is easy to forget how lucky I am to have a great gamefish and fighter, like smallmouth bass, minutes from my doorstep.
Bass also provide an opportunity to present big colorful flies, and as a less selective eater you are likely to get very aggressive hook-ups with a stellar fight. Don't forget these king of freshwater fishing that may be right around the corner, tie or buy some big wet and dry flies and go get a tight line on some big bronze-backs.