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Wednesday Fish Facts: Scombridae Euthynnus alletteratus

The largest albie caught on a fly as per IGFA rules was 19-pounds, 9-ounces and was caught near Cape Lookout, North Carolina [...]

May 7, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Wednesday Fish Facts

Of Interest: Bringing back the small streams

Especially for youth or beginners, these feeder creeks are places where you can get by with minimal gear and where the trout are eager and willing [...]

May 6, 2014 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

News: Project Healing Waters raises over $220,000

Their premier fundraising event, the 2-Fly Tournament, has grown from humble beginnings seven years ago to a full weekend of activities [...]

May 5, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

Tips & Tactics: Get out of the box and catch more fish

With coated Polyleaders or versileaders you can cast further and change-out leaders quickly, in seconds, not minutes [...]

May 2, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

News: Fly-fishing therapy helps wounded veterans recover

Vet Provens, who lives in Maxton, found the intricate work and concentration required to tie flies helps with his motor skills. [...]

April 29, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Southeastern Fly Fishing Festival set for 2014

This festival has gained in popularity as has the fly fishing in the surrounding Great Smoky Mountains [...]

April 29, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: F&S’s susses out 10 underappreciated species

If you want to build some fish-fighting skills, try pulling on a shark with a fly rod. Trust me, that learning curve is a quick one [...]

April 28, 2014 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: Fly fishing for carp a ‘berry’ good time

Kantner discovered the correlation between falling ficus berries, during spring income tax season about 20 years ago [...]

April 24, 2014 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

Tips & Tactics: For accuracy and staying power. Use the “button”

The index on top grip produces the same power with less effort expended by the caster, than with the thumb on top or the V-grip [...]

April 24, 2014 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Feature Story: What a wahoo day of fly fishing it was

There was a rush of confidence - wahoo wouldn’t be far behind the albies, or more likely, they were under the school... [...]

April 23, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide