Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Kayak" Tag

Sick of canal bank, river’s edge, and shoreline fishing?

If you're like a lot of fly anglers, you're probably getting tired of being stuck land-locked. Well, for a small investment and a little muscle you can access a lot more water. [...]

September 26, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Canoes and kayaks offer much access and fewer headaches

He said, "But I don't own a boat. How could I possibly fish the 'Hootch'?" The fly shop guy said, "If you have $200 you could be fishing today." [...]

September 11, 2017 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Boating: Small Honda outboards get redesign – aids portable boat anglers

Portable outboard engines do not get a lot of attention from producers. They have the same inherent problems as bigger engines but do not generate the same 'dollar' profit to the manufacturer [...]

September 19, 2016 Boating, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Of Interest: It was Tippecanoe or man, this kayak is definitely not built for fishing . . .

Kayaks, by anyone's measure these days, have matured into very comfortable, go anywhere fishing machines for anglers of any persuasion. More importantly, these newer kayaks can go where others cannot [...]

April 8, 2016 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

Gear Review: If you can’t afford a Power Pole, think StickIt

The StickIt Anchoring System's 'pin' is a custom glass and resin formulation compound and a pultrusion product with a life expectancy far exceeding fiberglass Power Pole or Push Pole [...]

August 5, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Gear Review, Slide

Feature Story: Is it a canoe, SUP board, kayak, dingy or drift boat?

There’s a dramatic difference from peering out from a seated position in a kayak - putting his or her view 4-feet from the waterline to looking down from 6-feet above the waterline [...]

July 24, 2015 Boating, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Advice: One step up from walk-in is paddling

If you have a canoe, kayak, SUP board or are thinking about getting that type of conveyance to fish out of, do yourself a favor and get Paddling.Net free newsletter [...]

July 1, 2015 Advice, RECENT, Slide

Monday Gear Review: Innovative new camera mount option

Greenfish CPR Mount is the most versatile camera mounting system on the market specifically designed for boats, skiffs, canoes and kayaks [...]

January 20, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Tips & Tactics: Kayak fly fishing for redfish, poling flooding flats at nightfall

Thanks to the north east winds we had some unscheduled flood tides the weekend I decided to fish. fathers Day, 2012. I could see that the evening high tide would flood one of my favorite spots, but it would be [...]

July 23, 2012 RECENT, Tips & Tactics