Posts Tagged ‘nookslayer’

One of my longest living friends smashed a couple fish south of us on Saturday with their two handed rods. When I asked him for a little description on the day for my ‘words from the angler’ section……he simply said the following: “You tell those snag hags this is how it’s done.”. Okay okay, I […]

… the left….Shawn and Dennis Richey  with Spring Salmon on Oregon Coast Here is long time TeamSalmon angler, sponsor and one of my best friends in the world…Shawn Richey aka Nookslayer. I’ve known Shawn over thirty years and still get really excited every time he catches a fish. Here he is with his uncle […]

This movie features the following All Around Anglers: Shawn Nookslayer Richey, Sal Freaking Monid, The Hustler, Capt. Jack & his buddy Mike…and of course yours truly. Movie: NEW STEELHEAD VLOG HERE Got some media you’d like in the Brag Board or in a VLOG? Send it on over to me at! It’s easy. Files […]

Friday afternoon I decided to begin checking river levels and to reach out to my network of All Around Angling contacts for last minute tweeks to my weekend plans. Because I am a river junkie to the core, like many of you, I always leave my options open as to WHERE I’m going until the […]

Around 15 years ago I taught Shawn Richey aka Nookslayer (his AAA named coined from a chinook season he had in early 2000’s) to fly fish. He excelled. He later taught his brother Brian Meskel to do the same. Brian also excelled. They are now my most consistent fly angling contributors as well as a […]