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Video: Tying the Booby, a UK invention

In the late 1990’s it found a new home in New Zealand and the “Booby” was found to be not only good on trouts but in saltwater as well [...]

January 23, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide, Videos

Friday Fish Frame: Jeff Kennedy, watercolor master

When he is not out teaching other young trout the delicate ways of the drifting fly, Jeff is in the studio painting and drawing. [...]

January 17, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Conservation: The ecological history of rivers

Using a combination of paleontology, archaeology and historical record, scientists can draw a picture of rivers past... [...]

January 16, 2014 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Video Roundup: When Winter Ends, 320, Steelhead Alley, Telluride Winter Moments

Another installment of exciting videos from around our amazing sport of fly fishing. It has been said a million times: no sport takes you to places more beautiful. We tend to agree. [...]

January 14, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Uncategorized, Videos

Tips & Tactics: Near Lake Erie? – Hit some steelies

Add to the mix the diversity of... fisheries offered and you’ll find that Midwestern steelhead anglers face a remarkably unique array of angling opportunities [...]

January 9, 2014 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Video: Tenkara, the new rage for a good reason

There are... advantages of using the long tenkara rods when fishing in mountain streams, primarily the lightness of the line and delicate presentation. [...]

January 9, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Wednesday Fish Facts: What causes KYPE in spawing trout?

The hooked jaw is in the lower jaw and where there are strong teeth. The male uses the hooked jaw to bite other males that are trying to fertilize eggs. [...]

January 8, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Wednesday Fish Facts

Of Interest: Forbes Magazine’s Monte Burke sums up year’s best writing

Those were the years when the angling writing scene was heavily-influenced by two central figures: Sports Afield magazine and the author, Thomas McGuane. [...]

January 7, 2014 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

Video Roundup: Poppa, Reach, Obsession and Legends

Video Roundup is a new feature in which FLM presents our favorite new, exciting, interesting and inciteful videos from around the sport. [...]

January 7, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Fly Fishing: Back to the future with fiberglass rods

Fly fishing is back to low-tech, slow-tech, soft action fiberglass. Many fly rod manufacturers have stepped-up to the plate with some fiberglass models. [...]

January 6, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide