Gear Review: the monoMASTER

I’d like to think that part of fly fishing is caring for our resources.  Most fly fishers I know, would wholeheartedly agree with that. How many times have you been on the river, and come across spent mono/fishing line balled up in the rocks? Or in a bush? Or you switch out your leader andContinue reading “Gear Review: the monoMASTER”


Welcome to Hackles & Herl.  Brian and I welcome you to our page! We are just a couple ordinary folks, with a love for all things fish. This page includes various stories about our adventures, articles, interviews and gear reviews.  We hope you enjoy!  Backstory:  Brian grew up split between Kentucky and Michigan. When he was stationedContinue reading “Intros…”