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Off Belize, a hunt for saltwater fly fishing’s top prizes

Located on the island’s east side, El Pescador offers access to some 400 square miles of shallow hard-bottom, white-sand flats, from the Mexican border to Belize City. [...]

April 10, 2017 Our Places, RECENT, Slide, Spot

Feature Story: To many fly anglers it is only ‘fishing’ if the IGFA rigging rules are in play

Although many complain about the rigorous rules of engagement imposed on fly anglers when it comes to many species. Others look at the rigging rule hardships as challenges to be overcome, especially so for the select club of offshore anglers [...]

May 23, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot

Tips & Tactics: All about weed guards and when to tie them

Tying on weed guards can be a bit tricky [...]

May 17, 2016 Fly Tying, RECENT, Slide, Spot, Tips & Tactics, Videos

Tips & Tactics: How to beat the wind and catch more fish

Good fly casters claim the wind is their friend. Casting well in the wind, or any time for that matter, boils down to line speed and aerodynamics. [...]

May 16, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot, Tips & Tactics

Feature: Part 3 of 3 – Andy Mill on “Feeding the Animal”

In this story on advanced fly fishing for adult tarpon, we’ll continue to draw on Andy Mill's hard earned knowledge. [...]

April 6, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Flies, Slide, Spot

Tips & Tactics: Use the Hemostat Knot with differing line diameters or materials

When the situation of dissimilar diameters or materials comes up this knot is helpful. Sometimes called the Seaguar Knot, it is almost 100%. [...]

September 22, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Spot, Tips & Tactics

Gear Review: Say goodbye to bug bites. Well, almost…

The Repellent has an odorless cell of protection that was tested to be 93 percent effective against mosquitoes and black flies. It operates on a single butane cartridge... [...]

March 11, 2015 Gear, Gear Review, RECENT, Slide, Spot

Feature: Switchin’ in the surf and lovin’ it

In the summer, snook leave fresh water and congregate in large schools in Florida's saltwater inlets and passes to spawn [...]

June 13, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot, Videos

Destinations: September in Bahamas’ Crooked and Acklins islands

Everyday, most of our fishing was wading hard sand bottoms flats [...]

September 25, 2013 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot

Wednesday Fish Facts: Fluorocarbon versus Monofilament

The coming of fluorocarbon line [...]

September 25, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot, Wednesday Fish Facts