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Beer & Beaver Tales

Fly Fishing Clinic: Fishing Small for Large Trout

December 10, 2016

Tailwaters are notoriously “small fly” systems with much of the insect forage ranging in size 20 to 26.  The fact is though, that small flies in the right hands can be money in the bank and we will show you how. Join us on Saturday, December 10th as Rob Heal will discuss the biology behind small […]

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Grand River Essentials: Nymphs, Larvae and Pupae

November 12, 2016

When the trout aren’t looking up… it pays to go deep.

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GROF Product Review: The Sage X

September 6, 2016

Sage has done it again with the recently introduced X.  The latest in Sage’s line up promises to be a winner and may be the best fly rod they have ever produced.  Now this is just one anglers review but the X is a completely different feel from anything that Sage has done in a long […]

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In Retrospect of Fall Steelhead

August 24, 2016

Reports are coming in daily of salmon showing up on most Great Lakes systems and we would say at this point that we are on the down hill run.  It looks like conditions will catch up and the early fall should be solid.  Here are some fish from the past to whet your whistle.   […]

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Who gives a damn about half of an X??? 

March 24, 2015

An independent  gear review by Nick “Cool Breeze” Groves  When the Trouthunter tippets and leaders arrived at Grand River Outfitting & Fly Shop, I have to admit that I was pretty excited. After all, I am a gear weenie, and I love new product. I did however cringe when I saw the price tag of […]

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