Tag: Ligonier

How to Detect Strikes When Nymph Fishing

The best season for brookies and rainbows in Ligonier on the Loyalhanna… As hatches become fewer and farther between in the fall, most anglers will be fishing with subsurface nymphs or streamers. When you can’t see your fly, detecting strikes…

The Bloody Bull Cocktail

The Bloody Bull, a favored cocktail of the prestigious Rolling Rock Club of Western Pennsylvania, is very much like a Bloody Mary, but with a few delicious added ingredients. You will need the following: Vodka, Bloody Mary mix (I prefer…

Life is Tough on the Loyalhanna

loyalhanna fly fishing life is tough

Kicking back on the Loyalhanna Creek in Ligonier, PA. Keep a fly on your hat for when you forget your vest! … and a pair of pliers in your toolbox.   Clearwater 5-weight 8’6″ fly rod and Superlight Shadow Sunglasses…