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Do you know how to do this?

Zach Matthews, The Itinerant Angler, is an Atlanta lawyer with a fly fishing addiction. He's been published in national fly fishing magazines [...]

August 31, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Knots: A 100% knot for big game fish borrowed from alpine climbers’ playbook

The simplicity of tying the Figure 8 Loop Knot is not its only value. It is a 100% knot and performs like a Non Slip Loop Knot, which lets the fly swim naturally. The knot also can be tied using [...]

November 13, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Video: Tying the Bimini Twist made easy

Nothing could be easier than building a Bimini and it adds so much to the offshore leader performance without sacrificing line strength. [...]

June 4, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos