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Ultimate Guide to Fly Fishing

Next Airing: Sat, Sep 18th, 2021 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV

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THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO FLY FISHING is a documentary television series that teaches the fundamentals of fly fishing for all species, in all waters. Its purpose is simple: to demystify fly fishing, make it fun and clearly demonstrate it is both accessible and affordable to all anglers. Author and well known celebrity angler Tom Rosenbauer hosts the series and helps anglers of all ages to clearly understand the basics of fly fishing - no matter where they live. This series will provide viewers with all the necessary tools to get started - essentially the 101 of fly fishing. Best of all, it is easy and enjoyable to watch!

Episodes:

  • Reading The Water

    The importance of reading the water for fly fishers and all anglers cannot be stressed enough. In this special episode host Tom Rosenbauer goes into great detail to help anglers to understand the essentials using animations, graphics and underwater video. A must see video for all anglers who are keen to enjoy success!

    Next Airing: Sat, Sep 18th, 2021 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 3/15/2021 to 3/13/2024
  • Fishing Close to Home

    Many anglers do not realize that there is excellent fly fishing available close to where they live. In this special episode Tom Rosenbauer discusses how to explore and find great rivers and lakes near to where you live to fly fish for a wide variety of species.

    Next Airing: Sat, Sep 25th, 2021 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 3/22/2021 to 3/20/2024
  • Steelhead & Salmon

    Host Tom Rosenbauer teaches the basics of fly fishing for migratory species such as Atlantic Salmon and Steelhead. Topics include fly choices, presentation techniques, casting options and much more! Great informative episode for all anglers who love to catch salmon and steelhead with a fly rod throughout North America.

    Next Airing: Sat, Oct 2nd, 2021 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 3/29/2021 to 3/27/2024
  • Saltwater Fly Fishing - Shallow Water

    Fly fishing in shallow saltwater is tremendously exciting and one of the biggest fans of this activity is Tom Rosenbauer. From bonefish to redfish, Tom will cover the essentials of getting you started in this exciting part of fly fishing.

    Next Airing: Sat, Oct 9th, 2021 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 4/5/2021 to 4/3/2024
  • Saltwater Fly Fishing - Offshore & Near Shore

    Many anglers do not realize you can use a fly rod and flies to catch some of the most prized offshore species in saltwater. In this fascinating and educational episode, Tom teaches the essentials of fly fishing in deeper saltwater for a wide variety of species.

    Next Airing: Sat, Oct 16th, 2021 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 4/12/2021 to 4/10/2024
  • Small Stream Fly Fishing

    Some of the most enjoyable trout fishing is on small streams. There are no crowds, no boats, and it truly gets at the essence of fly fishing. Most of the trout are small (with the occasional surprise) but they are all wild and colorful. Tom teaches special small-stream techniques and how to find these hidden gems throughout North America.

    Next Airing: Sat, Oct 23rd, 2021 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 4/19/2021 to 4/17/2024
  • Prospecting for Trout

    Although trout anglers love to fish hatches, many times there are no apparent insects on a trout stream, and the day must be spent exploring and just fishing the water. Tom explains how to find trout when there is no hatch, how to approach an unknown stream, and how to catch trout under all conditions.

    Next Airing: Sat, Oct 30th, 2021 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 4/26/2021 to 4/24/2024
  • Understanding Hatches

    Hatches are the holy grail of trout fishing and learning how to match the hatch to the correct fly and how to present it is one of fly fishing's most exciting challenges. Tom shows just how easy this can be, without the confusing jargon often employed by experts trying to explain this opportunity.

    Next Airing: Sat, Nov 6th, 2021 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 5/3/2021 to 5/1/2024
  • Advanced Reading The Water

    Understanding where trout live and how they feed is essential to successful trout fishing. In this episode, Tom explains trout streams and how currents, food supply, and protection determine where an angler will find trout in any stream, at any time of year.

    Next Airing: Sat, Nov 13th, 2021 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 5/10/2021 to 5/8/2024
  • Indicator & Dry Droppers

    Indicator fishing with a nymph is the most popular method of fly fishing today. By using plastic indicators, or by using a dry fly instead of an indicator, anglers can probe the depths to catch trout under any condition. Tom goes into detail on the techniques for fishing these rigs, and how to set them up for success.

    Next Airing: Sat, Nov 20th, 2021 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 5/17/2021 to 5/15/2024
  • Tightline Nymphing

    Tightline or Euro Nymphing is a new technique borrowed from professional competition anglers, modified so that any angler can use them on any trout stream. This is a deadly but controversial method of fly fishing that is perhaps the most talked-about method of the past decade. Tom invites noted author and expert George Daniel to teach us about how to easily adapt this method.

    Next Airing: Sat, Nov 27th, 2021 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 5/24/2021 to 5/22/2024
  • Modern Streamer Fishing

    Big trout eat big foods like baitfish, crayfish, and leeches. Streamer flies match these prey items. The use of much bigger flies for trout is a recent craze that has become extremely popular, and Tom explains how to fish these big flies, as well as smaller, more traditional streamers and mouse imitations.

    Next Airing: Sat, Dec 4th, 2021 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 5/31/2021 to 5/29/2024
  • Seasons of the Bass

    Largemouth and smallmouth bass are present almost everywhere in North America, often close to larger cities and in places where trout don't live. They are exciting to catch on a fly rod and actually quite easy to catch. The secret is knowing when and where to fish for bass with a fly rod, and in this show Tom explains how to target bass in every season.

    Next Airing: Sat, Dec 11th, 2021 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 6/7/2021 to 6/5/2024
  • Bonefish on a Fly

    Bonefish are a tropical gamefish perfectly suited to the fly rod, and the most popular saltwater fish when northerners head to the tropics for sunshine and warm water. Bonefish live in very shallow water and fight like demons and Tom shows how to find them, what flies to pick, and how to present the fly for these "ghosts of the flats".

    Next Airing: Sat, Dec 18th, 2021 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 6/14/2021 to 6/12/2024
  • Great Lake Steelheading

    From New York to Minnesota, the introduced steelhead (a large rainbow trout that lives in big lakes or the ocean and runs into freshwater rivers to spawn) are one of the most exciting sport fish on a fly rod. The techniques are different from standard trout fishing methods, and Tom shows how to find and catch them on a fly rod for both their fall and spring spawning runs.

    Next Airing: Sat, Dec 25th, 2021 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 6/21/2021 to 6/19/2024
  • Bass on a Fly

    Bass are the number sport fish in America and for good reason. They are great fighters and are in virtually every state! Host Tom Rosenbauer details the basics of getting started in fly fishing for bass. He even compares conventional tackle lures to matched flies. A wonderful starter video for anyone keen to add fly fishing to their bass fishing options.

    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 1/25/2021 to 1/24/2024
  • Dry Flies & Emergers

    Dry fly fishing is visually exciting and is motivates many people to begin fly fishing. However, doing it right is not easy and it can be frustrating if you don't know some basics. Host Tom Rosenbauer covers all the essentials of dry fly fishing that will help you to become more effective on the water.

    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 2/22/2021 to 2/21/2024
  • Fly Fishing On Moving Water

    Understanding the dynamics of rivers and streams is critical to your success on the water. Host Tom Rosenbauer breaks down the essentials of moving water with easy to understand information that will help make you a better angler.

    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 2/8/2021 to 2/7/2024
  • Pike & Musky on a Fly

    Catching a big pike or musky on a fly is considered by many to be the bet experience you can enjoy when fishing. They are super aggressive and their strike are always vicious and explosive. In this fascinating episode Tom Rosenbauer covers all the basics of getting started. Great video with lots of action!

    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 3/1/2021 to 2/28/2024
  • Stillwater Basics Fly Fishing

    In this exciting episode we talk about the essentials of catching trout on lakes and ponds. Noted stillwater angler & author Phil Rowley hosts this fascinating episode that breaks down all the basics of lake fishing such as seasons, forage and rigging options.

    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 3/8/2021 to 3/6/2024
  • Streamers

    Streamer fishing is visually exciting and one of the best ways to hunt for trophy trout. In this episode host Tom Rosenbauer explains in great detail all the fundamentals you need to know. This video includes: understanding why trout eat bait fish, what streamers to choose and why, fly line choices and much more!

    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 2/15/2021 to 2/14/2024
  • Wet Flies & Nymphs

    In this unique episode Tom Rosenbauer covers the basics of using wet flies and nymphs to catch trout. From fly selection to presentation options, Tom details all the essentials you need to get started.

    Length: 00:24:00
    Usage rights: 2/1/2021 to 1/31/2024

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