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Video: Fly fishing for blue sharks off the coast of San Diego

Follow Dan the Fisher as he heads out on the water in San Diego to tangle with high energy blue sharks. "One of the wildest experiences we have ever had on the water." [...]

March 21, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

At The Vise: Kung Fu Crab

Here we have very simple instructions for tying the Kung Fu Crab. The KFC is yummy goodness to species ranging from bonefish, to permit, to stripers. [...]

March 15, 2017 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Take Action: Pull Olympic Peninsula wild steelhead off the menu

Seafood Watch claims wild steelhead harvested from the Olympic Peninsula are a “Good Alternative” and a sustainable fish choice. The data says otherwise. [...]

March 14, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide, Take Action, Videos

Rio Marié peacock bass pursuits from The Fly Shop

Filmed by John Sherman on a tributary of the Amazon, The Rio Marie', "the home to the largest population of trophy peacock bass ever discovered." [...]

March 14, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

At The Vise: Faux Bucktail is more durable and less buoyant

There are certainly times where glorious bucktail buoyancy is what the doctor ordered and others when we have no need for that property in that marvelous material. [...]

March 10, 2017 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide, Videos

At The Vise: Flats Fly

They land soft, sink a little bit and move well in the water to create a life like shrimpy critter. I don't go bonefishing without them in the box. I like olive, tan and pink. [...]

March 7, 2017 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Rio’s Amateur Fly Fishing Film Contest is energized and underway

Rio's Amateur Fly Fishing Film Contest is underway. Check out February's entries for some amazing fly fishing action in both the fresh and salted varieties of water. [...]

March 6, 2017 RECENT, Slide, Videos

Knots: Learning how to do it better is rewarding

Tying the perfection loop is easy, but "remembering" its critical steps takes a half dozen tries. Once mastered, it's just too easy to forget. [...]

February 24, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Gear Review: Redington’s Rise Reel possesses value and beauty

Pricing aside, Redington's Rise Reel is an impressive design with large arbor, quick line pick up, smooth and strong drag system, and an excellent finish. [...]

February 14, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Gear, Gear Review, Gift Ideas, Review, Slide, Videos

Video: Peacock Bass of the Amazon

Follow talented fly fishermen and film crew deep in to the Columbian jungle in search of "apo ubo", giant peacock bass of the Amazon. [...]

February 8, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide, Videos