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Opinion: Buy or tie tube flies and catch Mo Betta

...a pain, but not always necessary. • Metal tubes and “helmuts” are readily available. • You don’t need a special vise to hold the tube in place. Just buy an... [...]

May 22, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

At The Vise: The simple and effective flatwing deceiver

I love using flat wing patterns when stripers are on sand eels. When tied correctly, they have a movement that is unmatched. They swim beautifully in the water.... [...]

May 15, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Slide

PFDs could comfortably save your life

This angler does not appear to be hampered by his PFD. These newer PFD’s are shirt-weight light. A commons image. In all instances, not a single fisherman was... [...]

May 8, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

At The Vise: Shad dart simplicity

It is shad season in many parts of the country specifically near coastal regions on the east and west coasts. These underrated acrobatic fish are a ton of... [...]

May 1, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Flies, Fly Tying, Slide, Videos

At the Vise: Lips worth kissing

Tying the Clear Cure Goo mono loop fly lip This is a short video presents how to use Clear Cure Goo to not only create a surf candy... [...]

April 26, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Slide

At The Vise: Ruben Martin’s Prince Nymph

We don’t have high spring water here in North Georgia unless there’s a torrent of rain, which is unlikely. High, dirty water in the spring means snowpack melt... [...]

April 16, 2018 RECENT, Slide

At The Vise: Bonefish Bitter

The Bonefish Bitter is a pretty cool creation that is sort of half shrimp and and half crab. When fished right, it can land fairly softly and fool... [...]

April 4, 2018 At The Vise, Fly Tying, RECENT, Slide, Videos

At The Vise: Mackerel Mylar Crease Fly

Rupert Harvey’s flies catch fish and fisherman. They always look sexy in and out of the water and this crease fly is no exception. I have always said... [...]

March 20, 2018 At The Vise, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, RECENT, Slide

At The Vise: Furry foam crab fly

I love crab patterns and so do fish that live where crabs exist. A delectable meal full of protein, the crab is a hard morsel for most critters... [...]

March 9, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide

At The Vise: Bulkhead Deceiver with Dragon Tail

Pat Kelly from Mad River Outfitters breaks down how to tie Bob Popovic’s classic Bulkhead Deceiver with Mangum’s Dragon Tails as the body. This has proven to be... [...]

March 6, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Slide