Category Archives: Fly Tying Video

We like to get a video out there about every week to help you learn some of the most efficient fly patterns in the Lowcountry.

The Gurgler: A Revision By Kyler J. Gartner

Throughout the fall angler’s in the Lowcountry witness glimpses of frantically leaping shrimp from the shallow depths of tidal creeks and flooded marshes. If you’re looking to put a spin on your fishing this season, it’s a fairly clear signal from nature to change out those heavy weighted flies for topwater flies. There is nothing quite like […]

2016 Redfish Fly Swap 06.28.16

Despite the bottom falling out of the bucket and severe thunder on Tuesday night we had a great turnout of around 50 people total for our 2016 Redfish Fly Swap. The competition was highly competitive as over a dozen flies were turned in to be judged. There was a lot of local flavor in the […]


2016 LOWCOUNTRY REDFISH FLY SWAP- Presented by The Charleston Angler JUNE 28 – 6:30PM WEST ASHLEY   Stop in to The Charleston Angler West Ashley for a good ol’ fashioned Redfish Fly Swap. From beginner to expert fly tyers, join us for a night filled with fly tying and fellowship. Attendees are encouraged to tie […]

Save Your Saltwater Flies

Save Your Saltwater Flies Photo by Louis Cahill Have you ever put a saltwater fly back in you box while it was still wet from fishing? If you have, you know the heartache of finding a bunch of your best patterns ruined by the salt you locked in there. It’s no fun. If you’re fishing […]

The Mop: A Pattern For Muddy Water Redfish

Huge shout out  to our friend, Captain David Edens of Fly Cast Charters in St. Simmons, Georgia. He called to let us know that he has been doing well with a new fly that he developed for muddy water Redfish. He specializes in Redfish, Speckled Trout, Triple Tail and Giant Jacks so give Capt. David Edens […]

An Angler’s New Year’s Resolution: A Year Long Odyssey On The Fly

  Historically, I have always considered myself to be a fly fisherman. There is no other activity in my life that has brought me closer to both people and to the natural world than the sport of fly fishing. In this endless pursuit I have bonded with many people I might have never otherwise crossed […]

Video – Mad Mike’s Craft Fur Mullet

Just Hanging out with Mike at the 2015 Southeastern Wildlife Expo seeing what he could come up with from a basket full of materials. Just glue some eyes on it and call it a day. Dude gets crafty! Check out more of his flies on his facebook .

Video – Capt. Colt Harrison’s Anchovy Fly

Capt. Colt Harrison’s Anchovy Fly from Shane Clevenger on Vimeo. Capt. Colt Harrison from The Charleston Angler in Charleston, SC showing us his favorite Anchovy fly for tossing at albies, aj’s, and more.

Video – The Large Marge: Tarpon Fly

The Large Marge Tarpon Fly from Shane Clevenger on Vimeo. The Large Marge: A little lowcountry fly tying video to hopefully tie you over till next tarpon season. Tied by The Charleston Angler’s own, Capt. Colt Harrison -Shane Clevenger The Charleston Angler