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May the knots be with you

Being comfortable with a loop knot you've tied hundreds of times is to be confident it will hold. No matter, its all about seating the knot - think turns and coils. [...]

May 22, 2018 RECENT, Slide

2018 IGFA Fishing Hall of Fame Inductees announced

2018 inductees include IGFA World Record leader Dr. Martin Arostegui, fly-fishing broadcasting pioneer John Barrettand & dry-fly legend Frederic Halford. [...]

March 13, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs – Feb. 16-22

Shouts and Murmurs is a weekly summary of news items that affect the preservation and protection of our out of doors, public lands, and fly fishing avocation [...]

February 22, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

IGFA: Playing by the rules

A good angler, using a light tippet, knows they must catch quickly because of predation. Also important are proper handling and a timely release. [...]

November 13, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

19th Annual IGFA Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony

The ceremony will be held on Saturday, October 28, at Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium in Springfield, Missouri. [...]

October 2, 2017 News, RECENT, Slide

Brown Trout: The Angler’s Notepad

For most, catching big fish is a pure luck event, for other's, it's a lifelong pursuit. The latter requires a temperament of patience [...]

August 23, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Asian carp cometh by the ton

Yes, delicious. The best part about it is that you’re eating green, you’re doing something to ensure the sustainability of other native foods by consuming this critter. [...]

June 19, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Leaders and Tippets: Everything you need to know

Leader builds, materials choices and knots to secure them are regarded by serious anglers with a zealousness akin to religion. Leader are not to be taken lightly [...]

May 30, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Top Gun: Catching the incredible sailfish on a fly

An obsession to pursue and conquer a monster of the depths regardless of the consequences to one’s bank account, career and family life. [...]

December 27, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Top Gun

Book Review: Frank O’Brien, a man with a vision, passion and “True Grit”

The origin of offshore big game fishing can be found in this book, and Frank O'Brien was a part of it. He loved what he did, flourished in it and influenced it in a big way [...]

July 20, 2016 Book Review, FEATURE STORY, Slide