Fridays on the Fly: Watch Massive Trout Explode on Top-Water Mouse Patterns

first_imgEver seen a giant trout take down a mouse fly? Maybe you’ve actually been on the business end of a fly rod when such an event took place. If you have you know that it’s one of the most exciting methods of fly fishing. Wether you’re fishing over cover on open water or nighttime casting on a river to nocturnal browns, there’s just something primal about enticing a wily old fish to emerge from the depths and slam a sub-surface fly. Check out a few of these videos of anglers doing just that in some of the world’s most heralded fly fishing destinations, and be sure to watch video number 5 for a useful tutorial on fly fishing mouse patterns.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JMIZwCD1g8QOne of the top Western Alaska fly fishing destinations for salmon and trout fishing, we are located 318 miles WNW of Anchorage. The Aniak River, Alaska flows with diversity.It’s round two for Mighty Mouse in Western Alaska on the Aniak River.Fly fishing mouse patterns in New Zealand.The Upper Delaware River may be known for its hatches, but the resident trout aren’t shy about eating mammal flies.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yes9Yv4nE-QHow to Fish Mouse Retrieves for TroutMore from the Fridays on the Fly blog:last_img read more

Swiss report first coronavirus death

first_imgSwiss health authorities said on Wednesday that so far mostly young people had contracted the disease in Switzerland, but were likely to pass it on to older people who are more at risk.The Swiss government has banned events and gatherings of more than 1,000 people and advised people to keep their distance, avoid shaking hands and refrain from the traditional Swiss triple-kiss greeting.Companies like UBS and Nestle have imposed travel bans, while fragrance maker Givaudan on Wednesday opted to shutter a site near Zurich because an employee contracted the disease.Topics : A 74-year-old woman in western Switzerland has died after contracting the new coronavirus, the country’s first death from the rapidly spreading disease outbreak, regional police said on Thursday.The woman had been hospitalized at Lausanne’s University Hospital in the canton of Vaud since Tuesday, police said. She was a high-risk patient suffering from chronic disease, authorities added.In Switzerland, 58 infections have been confirmed so far. The country has frequent exchanges with neighbor Italy, where around 3,100 people have been diagnosed with the disease and 107 died, as well as France and Germany, where coronavirus cases have also been reported.last_img read more