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Wednesday Fish Facts: What causes KYPE in spawing trout?

The hooked jaw is in the lower jaw and where there are strong teeth. The male uses the hooked jaw to bite other males that are trying to fertilize eggs. [...]

January 8, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Wednesday Fish Facts

Video Roundup: Poppa, Reach, Obsession and Legends

Video Roundup is a new feature in which FLM presents our favorite new, exciting, interesting and inciteful videos from around the sport. [...]

January 7, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Fly Fishing: Back to the future with fiberglass rods

Fly fishing is back to low-tech, slow-tech, soft action fiberglass. Many fly rod manufacturers have stepped-up to the plate with some fiberglass models. [...]

January 6, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide

Monday Gear Review: Avoid re-rigging with SUMO Rodmounts

Rodmounts are for folks that fish a lot and don’t want to lug their rods, reels and gear in and out of the house every time they go fishing [...]

January 6, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Book Review: A call for philosophical shift on use of hatcheries

In Salmon, People and Place, acclaimed fisheries biologist Jim Lichatowich eloquently exposes the misconceptions underlying salmon management [...]

December 31, 2013 Book Review, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Feature: Part two of Fly Fishing in Alaska

Drifting very large articulated flesh flies near the bottom usually produces that monster Rainbow and Dolly Varden trout that the Kenai is famous for... [...]

December 30, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Video: TwoFisted Heart Productions trailer, Blood Knot

Blood Knot is part of the International Fly Fishing Film Festival at the Denver Fly Fishing Show on Friday, January 3 at 6:30 pm. [...]

December 30, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Monday Gear Review: Thinking inside the box for under $10

I paid less than a sawbuck for a modular storage box that works like a charm – not just for minding line, but for changing locations. It packs conveniently into my SUV. [...]

December 30, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Friday Fish Frame: Jim Levison

Jim spends about one hundred days a year on his home waters in the Northeast constantly photographing new images. [...]

December 20, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Feature: Gear I’d like to see under my tree on Christmas

Some people might find it a little bold to ask Santa for a boat, a vise and a rod but as the saying goes, it never hurts to ask... [...]

December 18, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Gift Ideas, Slide, Uncategorized