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H Craft: A one man skiff. An SUP on steroids.

If you’ve been in the skiff game or follow inshore fishing boats, you’ve seen the emergence of micro skiffs like the Gheenoe and Solo Skiff. [...]

November 30, 2018 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide, Videos

Get Shorty: Why all the buzz around short fly rods?

Short fly rods are remarkable angling tools for many situations. If you have not been introduced - "run" to your nearest fly shop and test drive one. [...]

November 28, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Fly Casting, Fly Fishing, Fly Rod Review, Gear, Gear Review, Slide

The Davy Knot is tailor made for small flies

The tiny size of this knot makes it perfect on bright days, in still water where visibility is good, or whenever trout are being extremely selective. [...]

November 28, 2018 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos

Simon Gawesworth shows how to tie a simple dropper

RIO brand manager Simon Gawesworth runs through a number of reasons why you would fish a dropper on your leader and how to do so. [...]

November 27, 2018 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos

Innovations have changed fly fishing over the years

By BILL BEAN for the Ravalli Republic Charles Duell, Commissioner of U.S. patent office in 1889, said “everything that can be invented has been invented.” This quote nearly caused the patent office to close. When discussing fly fishing equipment we [...]

November 26, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Permit are hard to entice. This rudimentary crab fly has fans

Hungry tailers, great crab pattern, perfect cast, good fly movement, moving to it... eat, eat, eat! Nope, just another picky Trachinotus falcatus [...]

November 26, 2018 At The Vise, Flies, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, RECENT, Slide

Urban angling is a secret among 9 million

Urban angling has been around in America as long as there have been cities. It's time to stop treating it like fishing's redheaded stepchild. [...]

November 21, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

KastKing’s Day Tripper Tackle Backpack for on the go anglers

Designed with the mobile fisherman in mind The Day Tripper backpack is designed for on the go anglers who want safe and convenient portable storage for their day’s fishing gear. KastKing has succeeded in their attempts to maximize the space [...]

November 14, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Review, Slide

Fly Tying: Is the Articulated Brahma better than a Wooly Bugger?

"I set out to improve on the fly, and make it better for a wider range of fish species by giving it more movement in the water," McFly explains. [...]

November 13, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Slide, Videos

Roughing it with trouts, but a cold one waiting at the “LOGE”

The LOGE plan is excellent; clean, cheap yet Spartan family/group accommodations near the action: fly fishing, canoeing, hiking, biking, skiing... [...]

November 7, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide