Cloudy with a chance of reds

by Skinny Water Culture July 05, 2017

By: Will Korte

My favorite fish in the world is the dolphin. They taste great, they fight hard, they eat flies and they look awesome.

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The Scum Pond Chronicles

by Skinny Water Culture June 21, 2017

By: Will Korte

People will do some crazy things for fish, in the case of my friends and I it means using GPS imagery to try to find salt ponds and other isolated bodies of water where baby tarpon, snook and others lurk. When you find the angling version of a hole in the wall restaurant, epic fishing adventures can ensue.

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February’s HCFT Tie One Off Challenge

by Dustin Pack February 05, 2016

Welcome to February’s Tie One Off challenge. Remember, in order to be eligible for the prize you must be signed up for our SWC Newsletter. You can sign up under the […]

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August’s Hardcore Fly Tying Tie One Off Challenge

by Dustin Pack August 07, 2015

Welcome to August’s Tie One Off challenge. Remember, in order to be eligible for the prize you must be signed up for our SWC Newsletter. You can sign up under […]

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Hardcore Fly Tying Tie One Off Challenge

by Dustin Pack July 03, 2015

Welcome to July’s Tie One Off challenge. Remember, in order to be eligible for the prize you must be signed up for our SWC Newsletter. You can sign up under […]

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Once Upon A Time

by Tyler Davis April 03, 2015

I was fortunate enough to get up to Cedar Key with Chris of Spooled Reels to fish for some behemoth black drum on fly. Here is a short film Chris […]

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Prequel to 0400 Hours

by Dan Decibel February 05, 2015

If haven’t read the “0400 Hours” by Jason Fernandez, it is probably a good thing because this is the prequel. It was December 27th and we had decided to camp […]

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Bar Tricks

by Carlos Baz January 23, 2014

It has been more than three full months since I have been able to fly a loop, with its tiny payload of steel and fur and feather, towards the scaled, […]

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Next Day Mail

by Bill Katzenberger January 01, 2014

It has been tough fishing the last few weeks. This time last year there was not a flake of snow on the ground. Carp, steelhead, and pike were still cooperating […]

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Sportsman’s Paradise Part I

by Jeremy Chavez December 29, 2013

Every time I try to explain to someone what makes the fishery in Louisiana unique I end up at the same moot point. Louisiana is just something you have to […]

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Summer on the Road Part I

by Jeremy Chavez December 10, 2013

Ever since I was a little boy I had an innate appetite to see the world. As much as I enjoy fishing my home waters of the Upper Texas Coast […]

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The 2013 Herman Lucerne Memorial Backcountry Fishing Championship

by Carlos Baz October 22, 2013

I first learned of the Herman Lucerne Memorial  about three and a half years ago. It was during the wee hours of a Monday night. Or a Tuesday morning depending […]

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Grace The Wild Moor

by Carlos Baz September 28, 2013

Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known. -Carl Sagan     He was a child the first time he bore witness to small deaths being dealt in the gloom […]

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Octoberhoot

by Jeremy Chavez March 07, 2013

The cast, along with several new additions, is back for round two of our annual trek down the barren beach that is Padre Island National Seashore. Our group consists of […]

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Kayak Concerto: Fly Fishing South Florida on the Kayak

by Dan Decibel February 27, 2013

Here’s what i’ve been working on lately. Join me on this Kayak quest through out the coastal waters of South Florida. Watch as I chase a complete cast of characters that […]

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Games of Chance. Games of Sport.

by Carlos Baz February 26, 2013

Some time ago, and with varying degrees of reluctance, I gave up the luxury of “let’s go fishing”. Capitalizing on bluebird days, nonexistent wind, perfect tides, a hot bite, or […]

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Fishing as of lately

by Dan Decibel February 07, 2013

Well its almost spring and it seems like the fish are biting. Ive been going out and it has been pretty good. Somedays are really good and some days are […]

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NOLA

by Derek January 30, 2013

For a long time now I have been dreaming about going to New Orleans to fish the marsh for giant swamp donkey redfish.  And, a little over a week ago, […]

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Octoberhoot Trailer

by Jeremy Chavez January 10, 2013

A short teaser of a video I’m working on from a three day beach trip me and a large group of guys made last fall.

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2012 Wrap Up Kayak/Skiff Fishing

by Jeremy Chavez January 07, 2013

A buddy of mine, Brandon Hicks, put this video together. It’s a recap of his 2012 fishing exploits. Some of the footage was from several trips we made together over […]

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Where It’s At

by Chris Lewis November 26, 2012

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Black Friday

by Chris Lewis November 23, 2012

I decided to use the skiff to mothership my kayak today.  I explored some new territory and tried to hide from the wind.  The gators had the place on lockdown. […]

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We Saved a Dolphin

by Jeremy Chavez November 14, 2012

The weekend started off with an early morning stroll down the beach… …with a pimped out canoe in tow and a convoy of trucks and skiffs following not far behind. […]

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Flamingo to Islamorada (Part 2)

by Dan Decibel October 22, 2012

Earlier this week I got a text from Chris if I wanted to join a 3 day trip from Flamingo to Islamorada on the Kayaks, without thinking im like of […]

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