Fly Fishing Consultant Podcast

The Fly Fishing Consultant Podcast is about fly fishing education and lifestyle. Hosted by Rob Snowhite, a renowned urban fly fishing guide and fly tyer in Northern Virginia and Washington D.C. This podcast is a laid back, non-technical approach to fly fishing for the novice and expert angler. Rob’s sense of humor and background in biology combined with his encyclopedic knowledge of nature and fishing makes this show unique. And yes, Snowhite is Rob's real last name.

S01E22 I Caught My First Snakehead
I finally gots me a snakehead on the fly
18 min
S01E21 Recent Observations of Snakeheads in the...
Recent Observations of Snakeheads in the Tidal Potomac
23 min
S02E03 The Virginia Fly Fishing and Wine Festiv...
The 2011 Virginia Fly Fishing and Wine Festival
15 min
S02E02 The Legend of Peanut The Cat
Could peanut the cat survive at one of our local fishing spots, Gravelly Point, with Trent Jones.
8 min
S01E20 Life Obsessed With Fly Fishing
We eat, sleep, and breathe fly fishing. Some call us crazy, they just have not figured out our secret to life.
12 min
S03E01 Great Day
Fishing a tailwater after 4 inches of rain fell in the DC metro region last week. Beautiful weather, lots of bugs, birds, amphibians, and TROUT. All in suburbia
20 min
S01E19 Annual Periodicity
The seasonality of fly fishing. Being able to predict where to fish, what to fish, and what species are biting, and why based on the calendar.
45 min
S01E18 Two Days In Idaho
A short story about two days spent with friends in Idaho in 2007
23 min
S01E17 Layering for Cold Weather Fly Fishing
Introduction to layering for winter fly fishing
39 min
S01E16 Fly Fishing for Salmon and Steelhead
Introduction to Salmon and Steelhead Fly Fishing
31 min
S02E01 Tidal Potomac Fly Rodders
Fly Fishing The Tidal Potomac With Dan Davala
51 min
S01E15 Cellular Respiration and Fly Fishing
How breathing oxygen and eating food influence your fly fishing
28 min
S01E12 Types of Water and Reading Water
A brief talk on different types of water and where, when, and why to fish them.
36 min
S01E11 Electroshocking For Snakeheads
A brief summary of the life history of snakeheads from a day out sampling the Potomac
15 min
S01E10 That's One Nice Piece Of Bass
A brief reading of a paper I wrote in college. The paper is about Striped Bass
16 min
S01E09 Fish Orders and Families
A brief talk on fish orders and families and how they relate to fly fishing.
30 min
S01E08 Fish Anatomy and Physiology
A brief talk on fish history, diversity, anatomy, form, and function and how it relates to fly fishing.
53 min
S01E07 Rods, Reels, Lines, and Leaders
A brief introduction on fly fishing terminology for rods, reels, lines, and leaders
27 min
S01E05 Tying: So You Want To Tie Flies
A brief talk about fly tying and how tying flies is like cooking
37 min
S01 Bonus: Tidal Potomac Fly Rodders Spring 201...
Here is the audio from the Tidal Potomac Fly Rodder's Spring 2010 meeting. Please visit the group's website for more information:
100 min
S01E04 Fly Fishing and The Propoerties Of Water
A brief talk about the properties of water and how they relate to fly fishing
25 min
S01E03 Flies: From Adams to Zebra Midge
A brief discussion on flies. Please visit this podcast at
40 min
S01E02 Entomology: Fly Fishing and Bugs
A brief lesson on insects and how your knowledge of insects will benefit your fly fishing experience. Please visit this podcast at
48 min
S01E01 Introduction
Welcome to the first in a series on fly fishing educational podcasts. This is an introduction of me and the show. Please visit this podcast at
2 min