Green Drake Fly Pattern – Fishing Guide

Green Drake Fly Pattern

Green Drakes refers both to a handful of mayfly species and to a handful of fly patterns designed to imitate them. It’s not exactly one fly, but the use is so specific that I think it makes sense to cover the group as one. Green Drake hatches, in trout waters all over the world, are … Read more

How to Hold the Paddle – Kayak Beginner Tips

How to Hold the Paddle

Before we start paddling, we need to learn the correct technique to hold the paddle. Although this might sound obvious, there are some tricks worth knowing. When you swim, you bend your fingers slightly into the form of a cup. Most kayak paddles do the same with their blades. The cup of the blade is … Read more