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Review: 6-pack saltwater plier roundup

When it comes to the gear, we are in the golden age of fly fishing. This 6 pack of pliers that we have reviewed offers an array of price points and features. [...]

March 23, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Gear Review, Industry News, Review, Slide

Industry News: With passion, Umpqua Feather Merchants turns 45

Umpqua is collaborating with Trout Unlimited and the Sportsman’s Alliance for Alaska to raise $45,000 to help conserve and restore key salmon and trout habitat [...]

February 3, 2017 Industry News, RECENT, scroll

Industry News: Two films, two people, Royal Wulff’s

The Wulff's are not on the tips of tounges on many but should be. You wear his fly fishing vest, believe in their conservation, and if you cast well have adopted their methods [...]

January 3, 2017 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: Loon Replacing “Loon Live” With Fly Tying 101

Loon Outdoors provides a great range of tying products and accessories. They are expensive, but no complaints on customer service, product knowledge or quality [...]

January 2, 2017 Industry News, RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Industry News: The Fly Fishing Shows are just around the corner

There is no question that the ICAST Show is the "Bigs," so if you are a guide, writer, serious angler, purveyor of goods fly fishing and near any of these venues - you gotta go. [...]

December 14, 2016 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: Bass Pro Shops/Cabela’s merger delayed

Big Box stores like Cabela's and Johnny Morris' Outdoor World are not a favored haunt of fly fishers, but our bass buddies live there. How will the merger affect prices, quality, and service? [...]

December 9, 2016 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: Don Kirk’s Southern Trout on a roll

Don Kirk, Southern Trout, is always the man on the move. If it is fly fishing in the South, Southern Trout is on it. The new Ozark Edition proof in the pudding [...]

November 16, 2016 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: RIO produces 12 episode “How To” videos

RIO continues to stay out front on both customer interaction and technology. This new "How To" video series, hosted by Simon Gawesworth, will be universally helpful [...]

November 4, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide

Industry News: Bill Curtis – A Remarkable Life

Yes, a remarkable life, always going out of his way to help someone. Bill Curtis was a WWII veteran from a small town in OK. There he learned to fly fish on a $3 store bought bamboo fly rod [...]

October 31, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide

Industry News: Annual Fly Tying Symposium Set For November

While Europe has bigger tying shows than the U. S. does, there is no being shorted by attending this annual New Jersey tying extravaganza - the gang's all here [...]

October 27, 2016 Industry News, RECENT, Slide