In this special episode, filmed in 2012, The New Fly Fisher hosts Mark Melnyk and Bill Spicer travel to the Salmon River in Pulaski NY to join the Fort Drum and Syracuse Project Healing Waters Programs for a special annual event. The hosts share their experience by guiding veterans and imparting new techniques to the veterans participating. The targeted species is steelhead and Bob Shannon, from The Fly Shop in Stowe Vermont (a great PHWFF supporter and volunteer) also joins the show to teach some new techniques and provide his skills as guide for PHWFF participants.
Our thanks to the entire team at The New Fly Fisher for your great, continuous support of our cause and the veterans we serve.
The New Fly Fisher television series is designed to be a truly educational and instructional experience.The New Fly Fisher is a documentary television series that helps educate anglers, both novice and expert, on new destinations, fly fishing techniques and all things related to this fascinating outdoor activity. In each episode you will follow our hosts as they progress on their journeys of learning in exciting new fly fishing locations and overcome the frequent challenges that can face anglers.Thanks to our uniquely structured shows you learn about a specific targeted species, new cultural experiences and of course the critical technical aspects of fly fishing. Come join us on our weekly trips of discovery throughout Canada, the USA and the world.