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White bass, the under-rated fly fishing target

White bass are active early spring spawners. Schools of males migrate upstream to spawning areas as much as a month before females. [...]

March 1, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Tips and Tactics: The nuclear option for winter stripers

The most successful winter bass fishermen target warm-water discharges near electrical power plants, water treatment facilities and other industrial sites. [...]

January 20, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Video: Dredging for pollack on the fly in Norway

Check out this really great video that takes you through all of the equipment, techniques and strategies necessary to catch these hard fighting fish. [...]

January 10, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos

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

Tips & Tactics: The Snap-T cast makes life easier

You can turn a seemingly unworkable fly fishing situation into a fish catching advantage. All you need to do is learn a few "spey" casting techniques. [...]

December 7, 2016 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Video: Czech nymphing is an effective art

Czech nymphing is an approach to trout fishing that has grown in popularity because it works. Bann Valley Flies shows you why it is a productive method in this short video. [...]

December 2, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Salmon Fishing, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos

Tips & Tactics: Tenkara is easy, but casting gets misunderstood

Tenkara is a way of fly fishing. Presently, it is underrepresented. Why? I'm not really sure, but a lot of folks are truly missing out on fun and easy [...]

November 14, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Tips & Tactics: A funny thing happened at the office supply store

The accouterments we buy in a fly shop may be better looking, but occasionally the hardware store, office supply store, art supply store or craft store has a better, cheaper products [...]

October 31, 2016 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Tips & Tactics: Adding simple to your fly fishing life

While not for everyone and not for every species, Tenkara has merits worth embracing. Its knot system is one of those meritorious aspects. The video will give you "ideas" [...]

October 21, 2016 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Tips & Tactics: About the wily and tasty tripletail

If you fancy a worthy sportfish and a delectable fish for a meal, here's a good tasting one. Behold, the tripletail. [...]

October 13, 2016 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics