Tag Archives: Fly fishing

Four Useful Fly Fishing Techniques

Four Useful Fly Fishing Techniques

Ask any fly fisherman and he’ll tell you—there’s nothing like a day spent casting your rod in a beautiful lake or stream. If you’re a newbie, or if you need to brush up on your technique after a long winter spent indoors, read these handy tips. Fly Fishing Technique 1: The Overhead Cast You’ll be… Continue Reading

Why You Should Start Fly Fishing in 2018

Why You Should Start Fly Fishing in 2018

Are you curious about fly fishing? There’s no better time like the New Year to pick up a new hobby, and we think fly fishing is one to try for 2018. Read on for a few reasons why you should consider starting fly fishing: You’ll learn a lot Fly fishing will teach you about reading… Continue Reading

History of Fly Fishing

History of Fly Fishing

Fly fishing is a popular sport, but do you know the rich history behind it? When and how did it all begin? Here is a brief summary of the glorious sport: The Basics Today, fish are caught by using artificial flies which are cast out on a fly rod and a fly line. The fly… Continue Reading

Fishing Benefits for Veterans

Fishing Benefits for Veterans

Memorial Day 2017 is coming up, and while we will take the day to remember those who have passed that served our country, we also honor the brave individuals still with us. Have you ever thought about what veterans do to heal? For many of them, fishing is a huge outlet. Many veterans go fishing… Continue Reading

Learn the Art of Fly Tying this Winter

Learn the Art of Fly Tying this Winter

As the blustery winter weather gusts across Reindeer Lake, we at Lawrence Bay Lodge are dreaming of the spring season ahead and the opportunity to head out on a boat and go fly fishing. But while we are waiting for the weather to warm up and the pike to start biting, we will be hard… Continue Reading

The Beginnings of Fly Fishing

The Beginnings of Fly Fishing

Here at Lawrence Bay Lodge, there are few things we find more enjoyable than spending an afternoon on Reindeer Lake, fishing rod in hand. As 2016 and a new fishing season approach, we would like to take a few moments to look into the past at the early beginnings of one of our favorite activities:… Continue Reading

Fly Fishing Increasing in Popularity in Canada

Fly-fishing continues to grow in popularity after several studies highlighted the outstanding benefits of fly-fishing. New anglers join our cause weekly, and to you newcomers we say- “Welcome! Here are a few tips for getting started”. First, you must know- it is not the fish you are after. “Fishing is much more than fish. It… Continue Reading

An Introduction to the Basics of Fly Fishing: The Equipment

Fly fishing angling is arguably one of the more difficult fishing techniques to learn, it takes focus and precision along with patience to master. With the help from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, we will go over basic points, in the next few posts, to becoming a fly-fishing expert. So, let’s start off with… Continue Reading

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