Fall is Here! As the first cold front just hit the Texas Coast this week. Fall is the best time of the year to fly fish for redfish in Galveston. October and November are the two best months of the year in the Galveston area.  Cooler temps are a welcomed change […]

First of all, I’m excited to be back in Texas. After a long summer away, it feels good to finally be back home. We’re quickly approaching my favorite season on the Upper Texas Coast. Galveston Bay fly fishing will heat up as the weather cools down in the weeks to come. […]

Louisiana Black Drum Fly Fishing: Louisiana black drum fly fishing is often overlooked by most anglers travel when travel to the Louisiana marsh. To many black drum are slimy, grotesque and lazy when compared to their bronze-colored, streamlined counterparts. Redfish get all the publicity and rightfully so, but their kin […]


Nirvana Teaser

Nirvana Teaser from Casting Tales on Vimeo.

A short teaser of my friend and talented fly tier, Austin Knight, casting flies at skinny water redfish on the Texas Coast.


Stubborn Bull Redfish

Stubborn Bull from Casting Tales on Vimeo.

Fly fishing for bull reds in the Louisiana marsh with poppers can be frustrating but when the fish are this stubborn there’s nothing more exciting. Here’s some footage from early February when the redfish were fired up eating poppers.

As a self-employed fishing guide, a day at the office when not on the water is just that, a day at the office. It means a day spent returning phone calls/emails, updating your website, editing photos/video, restocking fly boxes and any other mundane tasks that have been neglected because of […]