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

Part III concludes the chapter on Feeding the Animal. The most valuable take away lesson here is DON’T STRIKE YOUR ’POON TOO SOON! [...]

April 27, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Flies, Slide

At the Vise: Lips worth kissing

There are many techniques for lips. This is one simple and fast technique using materials most saltwater tyers already possess. [...]

April 26, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Slide

Tippet rings and tapered leaders, the “Odd Coupling”

Tippet rings and tapered leaders can just about master any fly fishing scenario. One trick is to repackage already tied up tapered leaders with the rings. [...]

April 23, 2018 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Sunscreen: grandpa’s, yours, mine, and today’s

There are some common myths and misconceptions surrounding sunscreens that people should be aware of before buying their next bottle. It's a life or death matter. [...]

April 23, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs, April 13-19, 2018

Catch this weeks summary of news items that affect the preservation of the outdoors, public lands, and fly fishing's latest happenings. [...]

April 20, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Feature: Part 1 of 3 – Andy Mill on “Feeding the Animal”

If you've a passion for tarpon, we can promise you that you'll take away from this single chapter enough to make you a better tarpon angler. [...]

April 19, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Flies, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Opinion: A perfectly balanced outfit is overrated

There is an appropriate balance range to a rod and reel setup, but moving your index finger around to find it is laughable. We seem to love to argue over nuances and outfit balance is consistent with that trend. If [...]

April 18, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Rainbow Trout, the symbol of our environmental health

Fly fishing for Salmonidae is regarded by many as mechanical performance but to others a confirmation of living a better way life. [...]

April 17, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: April 6-12

Catch this weeks summary of news items that affect the preservation of the outdoors, public lands, and fly fishing's latest happenings. [...]

April 13, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

So this is Red Tide: an essay by Jerry Kustich

The way I see it, the St Lucie River, the Caloosahatchee River and the Everglades are all burning, we just can’t see the flames. [...]

April 12, 2018 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide