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Tips & Tactics from the author of A Passion For Permit

Here is a secret weapon of mine: slide a 1/32-ounce worm weight or an even lighter tungsten conehead in front of the loop knot that secures the fly. [...]

April 11, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Fly Tying: More about the fly fishing hook that is not lowly at all

Fly tying is seductive. Catch one fish on a fly you tied and you are all in forever. The added value to tying is improving your dexterity as well as leaving the turbulence of the day well behind you. Tying [...]

October 15, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide

Wednesday Fish Facts: The senses of sound and touch

Remember that a fish often hears its food before actually seeing it. First and foremost, be quiet when you’re fishing—fish can hear very well. [...]

September 4, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot, Wednesday Fish Facts

Wednesday Fish Facts: More on fishes night vision and color

What color fly to use is a subject of considerable debate and controversy [...]

July 31, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot, Wednesday Fish Facts