Fly Life Magazine

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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

Video Roundup: View 2 keepers from Casting Tales – Red Tide, Not Even Fair

These films document fly fishing anglers experiencing epic days on the water catching redfish with Captain Jeremey Chavez on the Upper Texas Coast. [...]

January 15, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide, Video Roundup, Videos

Take Action: Protect ancient corals from destructive fishing trawls!

Off the East Coast of the United States, deep-sea corals provide critical habitat for countless fish and invertebrates that are essential to this fragile ecosystem. [...]

January 14, 2015 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Take Action, Uncategorized

Donate: Save the Tarpon needs your help to beat the PTTS

The PTTS is utilizing a perverse legal tactic typically used by deep pocket plaintiffs to spend advocacy groups like Save The Tarpon into submission. [...]

January 12, 2015 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide

News: New Virginia limit on striped bass goes into effect

Charter boat captains clamor that the new regulations will ruin business while the conservation minded look forward to a reduction in mortality and the rebuilding of stocks. [...]

January 9, 2015 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide, Uncategorized

Tech: Fish-Fact, the first App that measures fish!

We really look forward to testing out this new app that acts as a fish measuring tool in sync with your smartphone's camera. "It is the first App that measures fish." [...]

January 8, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Slide