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Video: Tying the Booby, a UK invention

In the late 1990’s it found a new home in New Zealand and the “Booby” was found to be not only good on trouts but in saltwater as well [...]

January 23, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide, Videos

Tips & Tactics: Leaders- mono vs. fluoro

Fluorocarbon lines are thinner pound test for pound test and are far more UV resistant and absorb zero water for a longer life span. [...]

January 21, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

News: Somerset Fly Fishing Show this Friday through Sunday

Somerset is the world's largest fly fishing show with over 600 booths, fly tyers from all over the world, fly casting, lessons, talks and seminars. [...]

January 20, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing Show, News, Slide

Monday Gear Review: Innovative new camera mount option

Greenfish CPR Mount is the most versatile camera mounting system on the market specifically designed for boats, skiffs, canoes and kayaks [...]

January 20, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Friday Fish Frame: Jeff Kennedy, watercolor master

When he is not out teaching other young trout the delicate ways of the drifting fly, Jeff is in the studio painting and drawing. [...]

January 17, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Of Interest: “Robbie’s” of Islamorada, a Florida Keys institution

Although the tarpon at Robbie's are protected from fishing at the dock, they disperse at night to feed in nearby channels where they are fair game. [...]

January 17, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Of Interest, Slide

Conservation: Is that photo really worth it?

Gripping a fish in the pectoral area using inward force and squeezing pressure will compress the heart and maybe the liver and gills. [...]

January 16, 2014 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Wednesday Fish Facts: Snook, protandric hermaphrodites

Snook are extremely sensitive to temperature and a strong, fast moving cold front through an area containing snook may claim many lives... [...]

January 15, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Wednesday Fish Facts

Video Roundup: When Winter Ends, 320, Steelhead Alley, Telluride Winter Moments

Another installment of exciting videos from around our amazing sport of fly fishing. It has been said a million times: no sport takes you to places more beautiful. We tend to agree. [...]

January 14, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Uncategorized, Videos

Monday Gear Review: Umpqua, Orvis, Sage and others earn Gray’s award

Grays' Sporting Journal lists its BEST of 2014 [...]

January 13, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide