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The man who changed fly fishing forever

His first reels established Hungarian immigrant, Ted Juracsik, as one of the pioneers of a new era of big-game fishing along with luminaries such as Pate, Kreh and Pallot. [...]

March 17, 2017 Gear, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: TFO’s BVK two handed rods are light, responsive and versatile

Eastern U. S., with the exception of its Great Lakes frontier, and few enlightened souls, stubbornly clings to single handed overhand casting rods - no matter the circumstance [...]

September 12, 2016 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Gear Review: ARC Fishing’s leaders and tippets are on point

ARC Fishing is a niche fly fishing company that has concentrated its efforts on doing a couple of things very well: fly lines, leaders and tippets. [...]

September 7, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Gear Review, Slide

Gadget Review: MFC’s River Steel family of streamside tools

I grabbed for my River Steel forceps and was pleased to find them easily detached and put into action. They were able to find the bend of the hook and quickly remove the fly. [...]

July 30, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Gear, Gear Review, Slide

Gear: 2 new innovative reels from Redington, priced right

The Zero reels are the lightest aluminum diecast reels available on the global market thanks to distinctive, unmachinable die-cast construction and skeletonized design. [...]

July 2, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Slide, Uncategorized

Gear Review: 3-TAND Surgex S-6+ Pliers

If you are in the market for a reasonably priced, lightweight, multi purpose set of pliers, do yourself a favor and check out 3-TAND's offering. [...]

May 28, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Gear, Gear Review, Slide, Uncategorized

Gear: Water purifier with global credentials

For each LifeStraw® filter you purchase, one school child in a developing country receives safe drinking water for an entire school year. [...]

February 20, 2015 Gear, RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

News: SeaLife never‐leak underwater camera

A great way to get capture those caught fish, immediately transfer to your smartphone and send to your forelorn friends back home. [...]

February 19, 2015 Gear, Gear Review, RECENT, Slide

Industry News/Video: Cortland Trout Boss fly line

Cortland supports a wide variety of conservation and fishing organizations that promote the sport, protect critical habitat & conduct needed research [...]

May 8, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide, Uncategorized, Videos

Monday Gear Review: Sage Click Series Reel

Sage has combined minimalist beauty and traditional simplicity with a clean, modern design and excellent craftsmanship. [...]

December 9, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Gift Ideas, Slide