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News: States’ rights and Sportmen’s Act don’t mix

The Sportsmen’s Act of 2015 includes a broad array of bipartisan measures to enhance opportunities for hunters, anglers, outdoor enthusiasts [...]

February 9, 2015 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

At The Vise With Drew Chicone: The Pomp-adore Shrimp

Fly patterns that mimic crustaceans, shrimps, crabs, worms and baitfish are all popular with any opportunistic flats or shallow water feeders. [...]

February 6, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Conservation: Good catch and release practices

While fishing for one species, like a bonefish, an opportunistic 40-pound tarpon races from nowhere and grabs the fly. That 7- 8-weight hasn’t the backbone to settle the catch in a few minutes [...]

February 4, 2015 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Uncategorized

News: 2015 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust Journal is out

No organization delivers such in-depth information to its members or so eagerly invites guides and members to participate in scientific quests. [...]

February 3, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

Video Roundup: Norwegian Chrome & Megalops

In this latest edition of Video Roundup, enjoy more heart pounding fly fishing action from around the globe. [...]

February 2, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Video Roundup, Videos

News: Mike Stidham earns BTT 2015 artist of year

Few heralded outdoor artists with a bent for painting fish have as a strong background in fly angling as Mike Stidham. [...]

February 2, 2015 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

The Series: Important Women in the History of Fly Fishing; Nancy Zakon

Nancy Zakon founded two women’s fly-fishing organizations during her second career. In 1995 she started Juliana’s Club in New York City - in 2002 the Bonefish Bonnies® in Key Largo, FL [...]

January 30, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Important Women In The History Of Fly Fishing, Slide

Tips & Tactics: The essential loop knot

The Non-Slip Loop Knot was popularized by its author, Lefty Kreh. Lefty is certainly fly fishing's most famous personality. [...]

January 29, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Undercurrent: Transfer of public lands to states may spell disaster

The speakers were united in urging sportsmen to actively oppose efforts to transfer ownership of federal public lands to Western states... [...]

January 27, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Gear Review: It’s a bird – it’s a plane, no it’s a Splizzors

The Splizzors has 10X the edge to edge pressure of normal scissors. Micro serrations make cutting braided and high performance fishing line easy. [...]

January 27, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics