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Review: Body Glove Barefoot 3T

I like the feeling of barefoot and not having to worry about slipping on the boat ramp, stubbing my toes or cutting my feet on shells or rocks when launching my skiff. [...]

May 30, 2012 RECENT

Review: Polarized Sunglasses

For me, polarized sunglasses are not an option when I'm fishing. They’re a necessity. They protect your eyes from harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays, reduce eye strain in bright conditions, eliminate glare, let you see into the water, protect you from [...]

May 27, 2012 RECENT

Conservation: The Florida Keys Initiative

Despite this long history and the continued fervor of flats anglers in pursuit of the Big Three, we find ourselves fighting for the health of the flats that have provided so much to so many for so long. With our [...]

May 27, 2012 Conservation, News, RECENT

Destinations: DIY Bonefishing in The Bahamas?

You can do-it-yourself - catch a few bones on a DIY basis in The Bahamas, but realistically it's pretty tough to get a good ROI and it's very physically demanding. To be successful, you'll have to be a good angler [...]

May 23, 2012 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, RECENT

Conservation: Is Beach Renourishment Marine Genocide?

In 2005, Florida got pounded with four hurricanes and they spawned ". . . beach re-nourishment projects that may really be acts of marine genocide," wrote Terry Gibson in the Florida Sportsman that year. [...]

May 19, 2012 Blogs, Conservation, RECENT

Fly Tying: The Green Hornet Tarpon Fly

The Green Hornet Tarpon Fly was designed to take laid up tarpon in the Lower Keys. The fly has just the right amount of motion between strips to keep the fish’s attention and enough flash to attract, but not spook [...]

May 19, 2012 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, RECENT

Feature: The (Shrinking) Giant Tarpon Fly

If you fish for giant tarpon on fly in the Florida Keys, do you find that the fish seem to get a little smarter and a little tougher to feed every year? Do you find that a fly that worked [...]

May 17, 2012 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Flies, RECENT, Slide

News: Miami BTT Collaborative, Snook and Tournaments

BTT and University of Miami Collaborate for Bonefish, Tarpon, Permit Research Bonefish & Tarpon Trust and the University of Miami have joined together to raise funds for flats angling’s “Big Three.” This partnership will fund the Tarpon and Bonefish Research Center, [...]

April 29, 2012 Conservation, News, RECENT

Tips & Tactics: Choosing a Saltwater Fly Line

Before I worked at the Fly Shop of Ft. Lauderdale, I'd traveled the world angling for everything from grayling to salmon to sailfish and peacocks on a fly - and pretty much thought I knew a lot, and I [...]

April 29, 2012 RECENT, Tips & Tactics

Letters to the Editor

Any thoughts and suggestions from readers are welcome. We want to hear from you so drop us a note at info@flylifemagazine.com! [...]

April 29, 2012 News, RECENT