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It turns out it’s not frankenfish

Snakeheads, an import from Asia, most likely dumped in bodies of water from pet store bought fish that grew too big. They're found in MA to FL [...]

May 23, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

In fly fishing, men are not equal to women

Except for innate strength, women guides are at no disadvantage to men, especially in the more crucially important areas of communication and attitude [...]

May 10, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

So, what’s the best 5-weight this year?

While George Anderson's 5-weihght Shootout is weighty, read some of the "expert" comments and you may find a supposed short suit is just what you're looking for [...]

May 8, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

No, they’re trout, not small tarpon

The season in Alaska is short, the best weeks fill up fast and there are only so many great lodges. A word to the wise - call today to get exactly what you want [...]

May 4, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Destination Gems: Allenberry Resort, Boiling Springs, PA

Some places are just unique in every way, a stay that puts you on productive water, promised gourmet dining, and a rare opportunity for theater [...]

April 18, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Shooting Heads: Getting the fly out and down

The age old tangle issue was resolved as was the bulky connector knot issue, and the bodily damage caused by a projectile was substantially reduced. [...]

March 6, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Law enforcement, sportsmen stand up or safe Public Lands

Chavetz envisions America owned by his handlers - he'd be happy to gift our public lands to them. You, me, our children mean nothing to Chavetz [...]

February 9, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Public Lands Series, Slide

Book Review: The only instruction you’ll ever need to catch El Refuser

Even if success with permit is still a goal, the tips and tactics you will learn with A Passion For Permit will immediately make you a better bonefish and tarpon angler [...]

December 29, 2016 Book Review, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Good News: The Elwha is now a living salmon-steelhead river, end to end

The restoration of the Elwha River - its salmon, steelhead and more returning, is a time to rejoice. But new logging licenses via new Sec Interior could dampen successes so hard fought for [...]

December 28, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Christmas: Junior’s fly rod outfit is under the tree. Now what?

This helpful video will get you and your kids taking advantage of that new fly rod outfit in short order and all but guarantee a second and third outing. [...]

December 16, 2016 Christmas, FEATURE STORY, Slide