Women On the Fly!

Fishing for the Win (and Loving the Grind!)

Bass Cheryl Smith Erica Hickey

Fishing for the Win (and Loving the Grind!)

    Cheryl with a sizeable catch, caught on a Live Target crankbait By: Erica Hickey Fishe blogger Erica Hickey explores the world of bass tournament angling and talks with Fishe Ambassador Cheryl Smith about her thoughts on competitive fishing, what it’s like to spend a day on the water at a tournament, where the future of the sport is headed, and what both beginning and advanced bass anglers can do to up their game.      I often think of fishing as a quiet pastime, an escape into nature and a chance to lose myself in the sound of...

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Wendy Williamson, From Trout to Musky: The Story of a Life and Evolution in Fly Fishing

Erica Hickey fly fishing Musky Wendy Williamson

Wendy Williamson, From Trout to Musky: The Story of a Life and Evolution in Fly Fishing

This spring, the Midwestern fly fishing community was unable to gather for the Great Waters Fly Fishing Expo because of COVID-19.  Fishe was also hoping to be there and to connect with a profoundly deep pool of Midwestern women who love to fish.  This month, we’re profiling Midwestern bass and musky guide and fly shop owner Wendy Williamson about her life and work, as she shares some musky fishing tips for beginners.  

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