5 New Bass Flies for Spring 2015

It’s that time of year again – Bassin’ Season! We are hearing reports that the local largemouths are moving into their spawning grounds. The spring spawn can produce come epic fish, and it is a great time to chase those lunkers with a fly rod. Here a […]

Sean Polk Talks Fishing For North Texas Sand bass

Today’s post is from Tailwaters own warm water specialist Sean Polk talks fishing for north Texas Sand Bass-

Sand bass season is typically marked by the first warm days of the new spring, when the coldness of winter subsides as the days grow longe […]

East Texas Bass’in

Super friend and loyal supporter, Ron Gard, invited me to his stellar property east of town for some serious bass fishing action on Friday.  It is gorgeous Spring mornings on the bass pond that help remind me why living in Texas is not all that b […]

For all of you Fly Tiers….

One of my recent and long term projects for Tailwaters is to capture an image of every single fly that we have in stock.  We will be using these images for various use, the internet and destination outfitting guides are among many.  Yesterday, it cam […]

Carpin’ in the H-E-A-T

Here’s  a little photo essay from this past Sunday when Joel Hays took yours truly and our new ‘shop guy’ Evan carp fishing up on Ray Roberts (in the 100+ degree heat!). I made a point to get some macro shots of fish scale – with some results I hope […]

Carpin' in the H-E-A-T

Here’s  a little photo essay from this past Sunday when Joel Hays took yours truly and our new ‘shop guy’ Evan carp fishing up on Ray Roberts (in the 100+ degree heat!). I made a point to get some macro shots of fish scale – with some results I hope […]

Seychelles Pre-Trip Mayhem

Rods….check.  More rods…..check.   Reels…..check.   Ridiculous amount of flies…..check.    Boots….check.   Passport….check.   Camera stuff….check.  All the fishing crap the guides on the island requested from the shop….check.  Etc.  Etc.  Etc. 
I a […]

Bass on top…

Co worker Corey and I visited a local pond earlier this week to check out some bass fishing.  This pond has a reputation for holding bass up to 8 lbs and the common catch is around 3lbs.  We strapped the trolling motor to the small boat, grabbed some […]

Carp Chasin’ in Fort Worth

Sunday I managed to sneak away from Dallas to fish in the quiet glory of South Fort Worth, to hunt for the Golden Bonefish. With me in this adventure were Matt Jones of Tailwaters and photography fame, and Carp guide extraordinaire Joel Hays.

The co […]

Carp Chasin' in Fort Worth

Sunday I managed to sneak away from Dallas to fish in the quiet glory of South Fort Worth, to hunt for the Golden Bonefish. With me in this adventure were Matt Jones of Tailwaters and photography fame, and Carp guide extraordinaire Joel Hays.

The co […]