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Tips & Tactics: How to beat the wind and catch more fish

Good fly casters claim the wind is their friend. Casting well in the wind, or any time for that matter, boils down to line speed and aerodynamics. [...]

May 16, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot, Tips & Tactics

Feature Story: My last trip to Alaska with Jim. It was a doozy

My last trip to Alaska was more than a few years ago and a great exercise in precisely how not to do it, but the fishing was as awesome as the "lodge" was gruesome [...]

March 22, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide

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

Calendar Reminder: The Fly Fishing Show season is officially underway

Don't forget that the Fly Fishing Show season is upon us and it's always a great time to check out the latest and greatest in the sport while hoisting a few with old friends... [...]

January 5, 2015 Calendar Reminder, FEATURE STORY, Slide

The Series: Important women in the history of fly fishing; Annette McLean

As the Vice President of Operations and Design for the R.L. Winston Rod Company, McLean continues to work the graphite rod design requirements, supervise the bamboo rod development program, and oversee the daily and long term performance [...]

October 2, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Important Women In The History Of Fly Fishing, Slide

Conservation: Hold industrial fishing fleets accountable in the Northeast Atlantic!

Every year the trawlers catch many other species known as bycatch, including millions of severely depleted shad and river herring. [...]

August 6, 2014 Conservation, RECENT, Slide, Take Action, Uncategorized

Video: “TURF-N-SURF” by Dan Decibel

Check out this cool little film from Dan Decibel and some of the guys from Skinny Water Culture. Does anyone have more fun than these guys? [...]

July 17, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Conservation: Consider joining the Fishermen’s Conservation Corps.

Join hundreds of anglers who agree that conservation of ocean ecosystems is a primary responsibility of fisheries management. [...]

May 5, 2014 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

News: NYC BTT dinner of legends and lore

To hear Steve Huff tell the packed room how he had lost a part of his heart in experiencing the decline of the keys fishery really hit home for me. [...]

March 27, 2014 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide, Uncategorized

News: Upcoming NYC Bonefish & Tarpon Trust dinner to include auction

Festivities will include the auctioning of this commissioned C.D. Clarke painting of this year's honoree Sandy Moret and Captain Paul Dixon. [...]

March 7, 2014 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide