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Get better at casting now with Commando Heads

Fly fishing is fun no matter the difficulty of presenting the fly, but most are "good" with better and easier. If that's where you're at, think OPST [...]

June 8, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

America’s most endangered rivers

Economists maintain that ecosystems are capital assets that, if managed well, provide a stream of benefits just as any investment does [...]

April 12, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Tip & Tactics: Catching the wary Trachinotus Falcatus on the flats

While catching a permit in any habitat is a real thrill, it’s like having touched the Holy Grail to catch a permit on a fly on a flat. [...]

June 28, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Industry News: Winston adds rod series to Boron lll line

Small stream fishing and walk-in fishing the marshy waters of Florida and Gulf Coast demand accurate, light line rods to be successful. Winston rods most capably addresses unique fishing situations with their rod designs [...]

September 30, 2015 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Tech: Fish-Fact, the first App that measures fish!

We really look forward to testing out this new app that acts as a fish measuring tool in sync with your smartphone's camera. "It is the first App that measures fish." [...]

January 8, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Slide

Book Review: “Redfish Flies” by Drew Chicone

A few days ago, after being skunked by redfish tailers, I went to the bench with Drew’s Redfish Flies book and splayed it open to Pine Island Ice Tea. [...]

November 10, 2014 Book Review, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Monday Gear Review: MFC Boat Box- amazing capacity and smart design

In a nutshell, it is bombproof, holds and alarming number of flies, and is extremely well designed. It comes in six colors for those who like to coordinate. [...]

September 22, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Video Roundup: Florida Flood, Stoke, and Fran’s Ausable Wullf

Enjoy another eclectic Video Roundup. We hope you enjoy these as much as we do. They are a ton of fun for us to sift through. Anything you deem worthy of our roundup, please let us know. [...]

September 12, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide, Video Roundup, Videos

Wednesday Fish Facts: Most underated gamefish? The tripletail

Tripletail are fascinating and a legitamte tussle on a 8-weight fly rod. For sight fishing use a floating line and a reel with a reliable drag [...]

April 2, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Wednesday Fish Facts

Tips & Tactics: Leaders- mono vs. fluoro

Fluorocarbon lines are thinner pound test for pound test and are far more UV resistant and absorb zero water for a longer life span. [...]

January 21, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics