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Browsing the "Chattahoochee River" Tag

Book Review: Steve Hudson’s Chattahoochee Trout

No living person knows more about the world-class 45 or so miles of trout angling real estate of Chattahoochee River, The River That Runs Through Atlanta, than Steve Hudson [...]

October 20, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Sick of canal bank, river’s edge, and shoreline fishing?

If you're like a lot of fly anglers, you're probably getting tired of being stuck land-locked. Well, for a small investment and a little muscle you can access a lot more water. [...]

September 26, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Citizens understand the connection between water and climate change

America does want America great again - not what’s being made of it today. Destroying clean water and polluting the atmosphere isn't "greatness" [...]

September 12, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Choosing the right waders and boots

The folks at The Fish Hawk fly shop in Atlanta walk you through the process of picking the right waders and wading boots and insist on GoreTex. [...]

May 22, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Destinations: Southeast’s Appalachian Mountains in winter

Fly fishing for trouts in the Southeast during the winter is one of the best ideas a Yankee could have. In the winter, a good guide will take you to where few have tread [...]

January 4, 2017 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Feature Story: New trout water teaching an old dog new tricks…

When fishing terrestrials you don not have to present as if it where a hatch pattern. A beetle, or any bug that falls into the water, is going to do so with decidedly noisy plop and alert all fish [...]

November 24, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide

Feature Story: The undeniable merits of stealth

When fast wading a stream you're notifying fish of your presence. The same indicator warns and alarms fish by banging around on a boat deck [...]

July 10, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide

News: Georgia’s 1600 miles of trout waters open year ’round

The "Hootch" is 430 miles long. It originates in northeastern Georgia from a spring in the southern Blue Ridge Mountains, a sub-range of the Appalachian Mountains. [...]

May 7, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide