2012 Articles
01/02/12 Happy New Year and Thanks To Everyone
01/03/11 Fishing Cold Water - Part Nineteen
01/04/11 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 24
01/05/12 Fishing Cold Water - Part Twenty
01/06/12 Fishing Cold Water - Part Twenty-One
01/07/12 A Lot Of Not Much Of Nothing (Accidentally erased)
01/08/12 Great January Weather / Needed Site Updates
01/09/12 Jump Start - Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 25
01/10/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 25 continued
01/11/12 Midges - Part One
01/12/12 Midges - Part Two
01/13/12 A Good Time To Fish in Costa Rica
01/14/12 Midges - Part Three
01/15/12 Midges - Part Four
01/16/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 26
01/17/12 Beware, There's Such A Thing As Voodoo Fishanomics
01/18/12 Winter Stoneflies - Part One
01/19/12 Update for the weekend; Winter Stoneflies - Part Two
01/20/12 Little Winter Stoneflies - Part Three
01/21/12 Little Winter Stoneflies - Part Four
01/22/12 Outlook for February's Fishing Conditions
01/23/12 Fishing In The Park The Past Firday, Saturday and Sunday
01/24/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 27
01/25/12 Match The Hatch - NO
01/26/12 Marsh Hi-Stickin
01/27/12 Update of Stream Conditions in the Smokies
01/28/12 First Aid Kit - Something You Don't Need Until You Need It
01/29/12 Checklist-Checklist
01/30/12 Long Range Weather Forecast; Smoky Insect Hatches; Planning Your Trip
01/31/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 28
02/01/12 Changes in the List of Food and Flies You Need Now
02/02/12 Update On The Fly Fishing Strategies - Part 28
02/03/12 Basic Nymphing Using A Strike Indicator
02/04/12 Basic Nymphing Using A Strike Indicator - Part 2
02/05/12 Basic Nymphing Using A Strike Indicator - Part 3
02/06/11 Fishing Conditions This Past Weekend
02/07/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 29 (Some Hatch Basics)
02/08/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 29 Continued
02/09/12 New KISS A Bug Series
02/10/12 KISS A Bug Series - Quill Gordon - Part 1
02/11/12 KISS A Bug Series - Quill Gordon - Part 2
02/12/12 KISS A Bug Series - Quill Gordon - Part 3
02/13/12 KISS A Bug Series - Quill Gordon - Part 4
02/14/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 30
02/15/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 30 Continued
02/16/12 KISS A Bug Series - Quill Gordon - Part 5
02/17/12 KISS A Bug Series - Quill Gordon - Part 6
02/18/12 KISS A Bug Series - Quill Gordon - Part 7
02/19/12 KISS A Bug Series - Quill Gordon - Part 8
02/20/12 KISS A Bug Series - Blue Quill - Part 1
02/21/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 31
02/22/12 KISS A Bug Series - Blue Quill - Part 2
02/23/12 KISS A Bug Series - Blue Quill - Part 3
02/24/12 KISS A Bug Series - Blue Quill - Part 4
02/25/12 KISS A Bug Series - Blue Quill - Part 5
02/26/12 KISS A Bug Series - Blue Quill - Part 6
02/27/12 KISS A Bug Series - Caddisflies
02/28/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 32
02/29/12 KISS A Bug Series - Little Black Caddis - Part 1
03/01/12 Update on Strategies - Little Black Caddis - Part 2
03/02/12 KISS A Bug Series - Little Black Caddis - Part 3
03/03/12 KISS A Bug Series - Little Black Caddis - Part 4
03/04/12 KISS A Bug Series - Hendrickson & Red Quill - Part 1
03/05/12 KISS A Bug Series - Hendrickson & Red Quill - Part 2 (A Smoky Mtn Bug Story)
03/06/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 33
03/07/12 KISS A Bug Series - Hendrickson & Red Quill - Part 3
03/08/12 Update on Strategies - Hendrickson & Red Quill - Part 4
03/09/12 KISS A Bug Series - Hendrickson & Red Quill - Part 5
03/10/12 KISS A Bug Series - Hendrickson & Red Quill - Part 6
03/11/12 KISS A Bug Series - Hendrickson & Red Quill - Part 7
03/12/12 KISS A Bug Series - the lying American March Brown - Part 1
03/13/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly To Use - Part 34
03/14/12 KISS A Bug Series - American March Brown - Part 2
03/15/12 Some Important Tips- KISS A Bug Series - American March Brown - Part 3
03/16/12 Update on the fishing conditions this weekend - American March Brown - Part 4
03/17/12 KISS A Bug Series - American March Brown - Part 5
03/18/12 What's Behind The Warm Weather
03/19/12 Understanding U.S.G.S. Stream Data for the Park
03/20/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly To Use - Part 35
03/21/12 Crazy Weather
03/22/12 Crazy Weather - Part 2
03/23/12 KISS a Bug Series - Little Short-horned Sedges
03/24/12 Update on the Weather - KISS A Bug Series - Little Short-horned Sedges Part 2
03/25/12 Current Conditions - Some Not So Good Reports - What's Happening Right Now is Strange
03/26/12 KISS A Bug Series - Eastern Green Drake Nymphs
03/27/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly to Use - Part 36
03/28/12 KISS A Bug Series - Eastern Green Drake Emergers
03/29/12 Update On Current Conditions/KISS A Bug Series - Eastern Green Drake Spinners
03/30/12 A Very Scary Story
03/31/12 My Almost Sad Story
04/01/12 More Funny Weather On the Way/My fishing report
04/02/12 Planning Your Western Fly Fishing Trip
04/03/12 Fly Fishing Strategies -Which Fly To Use - Part 37
04/04/12 Is It Really All About The Experience and Some Off the Wall, Rambling Thoughts
04/05/12 KISS A Bug Series - Cinnamon Caddis
04/06/12 Current Conditons / KISS A Bug Series - Cinnamon Caddis Larva
04/07/12 KISS A Bug Series - Cinnamon Caddis Pupa
04/09/12 New Additions to the Stream Section - KISS A Bug Series - Cinnamon Caddis Adults
04/10/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 38
04/11/12 I'm not in a good mode as you will detect if you read this.
04/12/12 More on Youngsters being able to fly fish for trout
04/13/12 Excuse Checklist
04/14/12 KISS A Bug Series - Eastern Pale Evening Duns - Part 1
04/15/12 KISS A Bug Series - Eastern Pale Evening Duns - :Part 2
04/16/12 KISS A Bug Series - Eastern Pale Evening Duns - Part 3
04/17/12 This Weeks Strategy Article / KISS A Bug Series - Sulphurs - Part 1
04/18/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 39
04/19/12 Update: Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 39
04/20/12 KISS A Bug Series - Sulphur Dun - Part 2
04/21/12 KISS A Bug Series - Sulphur Dun - Part 3
04/22/12 KISS A Bug Series - Sulphur Dun - Part 4
04/23/12 Don't Forget the Bass and Bream
04/24/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly to Use - Part 40
04/25/12 KISS A Bug Series - Light Cahill - Part 1
04/26/12 KISS A Bug Series - Light Cahill - Part 2
04/27/12 KISS A Bug Series - LIght Cahill - Part 3
04/28/12 KISS A Bug Series - Light Cahill - Part 4
04/29/12 KISS A Bug Series - Light Cahill - Part 5
04/30/12 The Strange Weather Is Just Keeping On Keeping On
05/01/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 41
05/02/12 KISS A Bug Series - Little Yellow Stoneflies - Part 1
05/03/12 KISS A Bug Series - Little Yellow Stoneflies - Part 2
05/04/12 KISS A Bug Series - Little Yellow Stoneflies - Part 3
05/05/12 KISS A Bug Series - Giant Black Stoneflies - Part 1
05/06/12 KISS A Bug Series - Giant Black Stoneflies - Part 2
05/07/12 Long Range Weather Forecast - KISS Bug Series - Caddisflies of the Smokies
05/08/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 42
05/09/12 KISS A Bug Series - Caddisflies of  the Smokies
05/10/12 KISS A Bug Series - Green Sedge - Larva
05/11/12  Update on the  Fishing Conditions - KISS A Bug Series - Green Sedges - Pupa
05/12/12 KISS A Bug Series - Green Sedges - Adult
05/13/12 KISS A Bug Series - Slate Drake
05/14/12 Update on the Weather
05/15/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly to Use - Part 43
05/16/12 KISS A Bug Series - Slate Drake Nymphs Important
05/17/12 Troutfest / KISS A Bug Series - Slate Drake Spinners
05/18/12 KISS A Bug Series - Golden Stoneflies
05/19/12 KISS A Bug Series - Golden Stonefly Nymphs
05/20/12 KISS A Bug Series - Adult Golden Stoneflies
05/21/12 A Few Short Notes - KISS A Bug Series - Inchworm
05/22/12 A Very Controversial Subject
05/23/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 44
05/24/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 44 Re-run
05/25/12 Fly Fishing The Smokies This Holiday Weekend
05/26/12 The Oconaluftee River Documentary
05/27/12 KISS A Bug Series - Inch Worm (Moth)
05/28/12 Memorial Day
05/29/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 45
05/30/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 45 conti
05/31/12 Changes In The Insects Taking Place
06/01/12 KISS A Bug Series - Little Green Stoneflies - Part 1
06/02/12 KISS A Bug Series - Little Green Stoneflies - Part 2
06/03/12 KISS A Bug Series - Little Green Stoneflies - Part 3
06/04/12 Where Have All The Anglers Gone / Living with Bears
06/05/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 46
06/06/12 From Bears To Stray Dogs
06/07/12 Terrestrial Insects - Take Two
06/08/12 Warmest Spring On Record
06/09/12 Getting Close to Terrestrial Time
06/10/12 Importance of Terrestrial Insects
06/11/12 Great Smoky Mountains Insect Information / Beetles
06/12/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly To Use - Part 47
06/13/12 Rain-Where Did You Go - Ants
06/14/12 Trout Flies - Grass Hopper imitations
06/15/12 The Hellgrammite Fly
06/16/12 Crane Fly Larvae
06/17/12 Crane Fly
06/18/12 New Perfect Fly Smallmouth Bass Fly Selection
06/19/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 48
06/20/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 48 Continued
06/21/12 Internet Trouble, So A Few Short Notes About A Legend Company
06/22/12 Some Rain Fell Last Night / New Perfect Fly Cricket
06/23/12 Rain Continuing To Help Some / New Generic Cricket
06/24/12 Recent Rain and Yellowstone Country
06/25/12 Your Never To Young To Fish
06/26/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 49
06/27/12 Fishing Low Water Levels
06/28/12 Fishing Low Water Levels - Part 2
06/29/12 Wow! Heat
06/30/12 Fly Selection and Presentation
07/01/12 Fly Selection and Presentation - Continued
07/02/12 Some Welcome Relief From Above
07/03/12 A "Real" Fishing Celebrity at the Pigeon Forge Patriot Festival
07/04/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - What Fly To Use - Part 50
07/05/12 KISS A Bug Series - Eastern Blue-winged Olives
07/06/12 Severe Thunderstorms in the Area
07/07/12 KISS A Bug Series - Eastern Blue-winged Olives - Nymphs
07/08/12 KISS A Bug Series - Eastern Blue-winged Olives - Emergers
07/09/12 A Welcome Change Ahead / KISS A Bug Series - Eastern Blue-winged Olives - Duns
07/10/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly To Use - Part 51
07/11/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly to Use - Part 51 conti
07/12/12 Rain, Rain, and More Rain / KISS A Bug Series - Eastern Blue-winged Olive Spinners
07/13/12 What's the Difference in a Truly Good Angler and a Mediocre Angler?
07/14/12 How To Become A Better Angler - Part 2 and 3
07/15/12 How To Become A Better Angler - Part 4 - Black Snapper on the Rocks
07/16/12 How To Become A Better Angler - Part 5 - Madison River Salmonfly Hatch
07/17/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly to Use -Part 52
07/19/12 Daily Articles
07/23/12 Back On Track, Hopefully
07/24/12 Fly Fishing Strategy Articles
07/25/12 Fly Fishing Strategy for the Coming Week
07/26/12 Current Fishing Conditions in the Smokies
07/27/12 The Cost of Fly Fishing
07/28/12 Mahogany Duns
07/29/12 Mahogany Dun Nymphs
07/30/12 How to Become A Better Angler - Part 6 - Knowing The Difference
07/31/12 Strategy for this Coming Week
08/01/12 I Don't Think Most Of Us Smoky Mountain Trout Bums Know Just How Good We Have It
08/02/12 Mahogany Dun Emergers
08/03/12 Mahogany Dun Duns
08/04/12 Mahogany Dun Spinners
08/05/12 International Fly Tackle Dealer Show
08/06/12 Current Weather and Stream Conditions
08/07/12 Strategy for this Coming Week
08/08/12 A Weird Looking Precipitation Map/Cutting Back On My Caviar
08/11/12 Sorry Folks
08/12/12 Trout Live In the Water, Not On It
08/13/12 Stream and Weather Conditions and an Upcoming Sore Mouth Fish Problem For Trout
08/14/12 Strategy for this coming week
08/15/12 Little Yellow Quills
08/16/12 Some Full Days of Fishing Ahead / Little Yellow Quill Nymphs
08/17/12 Just How Much Is It Going To Rain?/ Little Yellow Quill Emergers
08/18/12 Little Yellow Quill Dun
08/19/12 Little Yellow Quill Spinner
08/20/12 My Private Brook Trout Stream / Most Plentiful and Most Available Food for Trout
08/21/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - More Basics
08/22/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly To Use
08/24/12 Needle Stoneflies
08/25/12 Needle Stonefly Nymph
08/26/12 Update on fishing / Needle Stonefly Adults
08/27/12 Keeping up with Chris
08/28/12 A Few Pictures for Picture Lovers
08/29/12 Fly Fishing Strategy - Which Fly To Use
08/30/12 Fishing Information-The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
09/04/12 Better Late Than Never
09/05/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly To Use - Coming Week
09/06/12 Fly Presentation
09/07/12 Fly Presentation - Part 2
09/08/12 Fly Presentation - Part 3
09/09/12 Fly Presentation - Part 4
09/10/12 Fly Presentation - Part 5
09/11/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Coming Week
09/12/12 New Women's Lanyard - Fly Presentation - Part 6
09/13/12 Fly Presentation - Part 7
09/14/12 Fly Presentation - Part 8
09/15/12 Great Trout Streams
09/16/12 Rain is on the way
09/17/12 Fish Head
09/18/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly To Use - The Coming Week
09/19/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly To Use - The Coming Week - Part Two
09/20/12 Great Autumn Brown Sedge
09/21/12 Great Autumn Brown Sedge Adults
09/22/12 Great Fall Fishing Ahead
09/23/12 Great Fall Fishing Ahead - Part 2
09/24/12 Midges - In The Smokies?
09/25/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly To Use - the Coming Week
09/26/12 AFFTA Forced To Make Fly Fishing A Part of Fishing and What I'm Going To Do About It
09/27/12 Midges - Part 2
09/28/12 Quick Fishing Conditions Update and Midges - part 3
09/29/12 Midges - Part 4
09/30/12 Fishing Conditions Update / Midges - Part 5
10/01/12 Getting Started Fly Fishing Set
10/02/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which flies to use - Coming Week
10/03/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Flies To Use - Part two
10/04/12 Midges - Part 6
10/05/12 Happy Days Ahead, I hope & Midges - Part 7
10/06/12 Chris's Revenge
10/08/12 Midges - Part 8
10/09/12 Three Days of Scouting
10/10/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly To Use - Coming Week
10/11/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly To Use - Coming Week - Part 2
10/12/12 Fishing Isn't the most important thing in the World
10/13/12 Midges - Part 9
10/14/12 Midges - Part 10
10/15/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly To Use - Coming Week - Part 1
10/16/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly To Use - Coming Week - Part 2
10/17/12 Czech Nymph Fishing
10/18/12 Czech Nymph Fishing - Part 2
10/19/12 Four Days of Fishing Ahead and Czech Nymph Fishing - Part 3
10/20/12 Czech Nymph Fishing - Part 4
10/21/12 Czech Nymph Fishing - Part 5
10/22/12 Different Expectations
10/23/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Part 1
10/24/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Part 2
10/25/12 Following Up On Yesterday's Ending Comments
10/26/12 Reviewing the Basics - Part 2
10/27/12 Reviewing the Basics - Part 3
10/28/12 Reviewing the Basics - Part 4
10/29/12 Big Changes in Weahter Headed Our Way and Forney Creek Information
10/30/12 First Snow of the Season / Fly Fishing strategies -Which Fly to Use
10/31/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly To Use - Coming Week
11/01/12 The Low Down Black Fly
11/02/12 The Low Down Black Fly - Part Two
11/03/12 The Low Down Black Fly - Part Three
11/04/12 The Low Down Black Fly - Part Four
11/05/12  Fly Rod Warranties
11/06/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Current Weather and Stream Conditions
11/07/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly To Use - Coming Week
11/08/12 Steelhead, Steelhead, Steelhead
11/09/12 Fly Fishing Writers
11/10/12 Fly Fishing DVD
11/11/12 Veterans Day
11/12/12 Changing Weather and Strategies - Fly Fishing DVD - Part 2
11/13/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Fly To Use - Coming Week
11/14/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 3
11/15/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 4
11/16/12 Some Important Tips On Fishing Cold Water
11/17/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 5
11/18/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 6
11/19/12 Weather and Stream Conditions - New Perfect Fly Steelhead Fly Selections
11/20/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Flies To Use - Coming Week
11/21/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 7
11/23/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 8
11/24/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 9
11/25/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 10
11/26/ 12 Some Important Tips on fishing Cold Water, and Weather and Stream Conditions
11/27/12  Solving A Problem Many Anglers Have
11/28/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Flies To Use - Coming Week
11/29/12 Fly Fishing DVD - 11 A Little Home-Sweet-Home Background Info and A Little James Marsh Tell It Like It Is
11/30/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 12
12/01/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 13
12/02/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 14
12/03/12 Great Smoky Mountains Weather Forecast For The Coming Week
12/04/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Flies To Use - Coming Week
12/05/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 15
12/06/12 Update on fishing conditions and Fly Fishing DVD - Part 16
12/07/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 17
12/08/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 18 - Stoneflies
12/09/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 19 - Mayflies
12/10/12 Stream Levels, Weather Conditions and the Brown Trout Spawn
12/11/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Flies To Use - Coming Week
12/12/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 20 - Great Smoky Mountains National Park
12/13/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 21 - Fly Fishing Yellowstone National Park
12/14/12 Fly Fishing DVD - Part 22 - Stalking Appalachian Trout
12/15/12 Our New Friends - Pleated (Giant Red-Headed) Woodpeckers
12/16/12 Some Rain In The Forecast
12/17/12 The Perfect Fly Rod Story
12/18/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Flies To Use - Coming Week
12/19/12 My Predictions For 2013
12/20/12 Santa Claus Is Taking A Break
12/26/12 Stream and Weather Conditions for a Weather Genus
12/27/12 A High Water Technique That Is Very Effective
12/28/12 Fly Fishing Strategies - Which Flies to Use Through This Weekend
12/29/12 Website Changes Coming For 2013
12/30/12 New Perfect Fly Products for 2013
12/31/12 Website Changes for 2013 - Part 2 - The New Schedu