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Long Island On The Fly: Fly fishing and light tackle charters with Capt. Andrew Derr

Welcome to Long Island on the Fly, light tackle and fly fishing fishing charters. We are located on the east end of Long Island, New York. We specialize in light tackle fishing and fly fishing for striped bass, bluefish, and [...]

March 14, 2013 Blogs, Long Island On The Fly

Feature: DIYing in the Yucatan proved harder than expected…

Tough conditions in the Yucatan required the expertise of guide, Creig Krier, to reverse my self imposed DIY hex. [...]

February 27, 2013 Blogs, Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Flies, Long Island On The Fly, Slide, Spot, Uncategorized

Goin’ down South… Mexico way

This weekend I am headed down to the Riviera Maya area of Mexico for a week of relaxation and fly fishing. [...]

February 4, 2013 Blogs, Destinations, Flies, Long Island On The Fly, RECENT, Slide, Spot

The Skipper Blog: Aquatic Vermin

Don't let bozos on the water ruin a good time for everyone. The Everglades deserve better treatment than this... [...]

December 19, 2012 Blogs, RECENT, Spot, The Skipper

Pallettes and Pixels: Season Retrospective from Eastern Long Island

Here a are a few of my photos from this past season on the East End. While it was no record year, it sure beats the heck out of Winter. Thanks to all of my friends and clients who made [...]

December 4, 2012 Destinations, Long Island On The Fly, RECENT, Slide, Spot, Uncategorized

The Skipper Blog: Obsessed with lionfish? Yes!

While you may grumble at our obsession with LIONFISH; all you have to do is see a reef near you. [...]

November 15, 2012 Blogs, Conservation, RECENT, Spot, The Skipper

The Skipper Blog: More on mehaden and the idiots in government

It’s mind boggling that the commercial harvest of Atlantic menhaden has operated with virtually no limits since, well, forever. [...]

November 12, 2012 Blogs, Conservation, News, RECENT, Spot, The Skipper

The Skipper Blog: Are they ever going to get it right?

While any talk about menhaden and mullet could put a classroom of grown up tree huggers to sleep in three minutes. [...]

November 6, 2012 Blogs, Conservation, RECENT, Spot, The Skipper

The Skipper Blog: Stu Apte – the one that got away

Stu Apte, a legendary Keys guide was recently inducted into the Fly Fishing Hall of Fame at the Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum in Livingston Manor, New York, on October 6. James Shepherd The Fishing Wire Story as told [...]

October 15, 2012 Blogs, RECENT, The Skipper

Long Island on the Fly: Mayhem in Montauk

The perennial madness that breaks out on Long Island's eastern most point every Fall is no secret and somehow every year it ceases not to amaze. [...]

October 3, 2012 Blogs, Destinations, Long Island On The Fly, RECENT