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Destinations: Wild on the fly in Belize

Life is slow here but the fishing action is not. Shallow “flats” patches of ocean that are only shin-deep, run thick with permit. [...]

January 8, 2018 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Destinations: Crooked and Acklins islands

Crooked and Acklins in the Bahamas is the best bonefish destination in the world and maybe the best possible Bahamian destination for both tarpon and permit [...]

November 28, 2017 Destinations, RECENT, Slide

Destinations: South Carolina, Georgia and late fall redfish

Reds are found in North Carolina, Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida. Some of the best of red fish fly fishing can be found in Georgia and South Carolina's extensive marsh coasts [...]

October 16, 2017 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Destinations: Southeast’s Appalachian Mountains in winter

Fly fishing for trouts in the Southeast during the winter is one of the best ideas a Yankee could have. In the winter, a good guide will take you to where few have tread [...]

January 4, 2017 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Destinations: Sometimes the best destination is just down the road

Many times when we fly fish, even in rich waters, we tend to think that it's better on the other side. You don't need that baggage with brookies [...]

December 15, 2016 Destinations, RECENT, Slide

Destination: Trout season over? Not in the Southern Appalachians

If a trip to Argentina, Chile or New Zealand are not in your budget. Try big trout late fall and early winter in the South. The fly fishing can be awesome. Guiding is superb [...]

November 7, 2016 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Destinations: Oliver White, Bahamian Lodge owner reflects on “Finding”

A pitch-black pre-dawn ride in a cypress stumped Louisiana swamp at 40MPH day after day without mishap has something to do with native GPS or "Finding" [...]

October 12, 2016 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Destinations: Make mine Alaska. In the fall it’s big, hungry trout

Watching good videos never seem to get old. The best are teases that make us think of being in the moment of now - get up and go do something - like go fishing [...]

October 11, 2016 Destinations, RECENT, Slide

Destinations: The curious case of Miami’s peacock bass

Peacock Bass provide a healthy economy to South Florida, with anglers spending between $5 million and $8 million dollars a year to catch them. [...]

September 21, 2016 Destinations, Florida, Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide, Videos

Destinations: Tailwaters Travel’s 10 reasons to fish the Seychelles

The Seychelles are an extraordinary destination that provide anglers some of the most phenomenal fly fishing opportunities in the world. [...]

September 20, 2016 Destinations, Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide