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The Top Ten, yours, or mine?

Who says it's the Best Ten? We could all make our own list of best ten flies, destinations, game fish, artists, fly rods... I did [...]

December 1, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Industry News: Anglers Journal gets an award

Anglers Journal is a four year old print subscription magazine. It's already attained award status for editorial content and aesthetic design. It's all pro, no cons [...]

October 24, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Why we need to fight for Public Lands

A scheme of selling public lands is an old one. Carnival barkers hoodwink us with “take back” (anything, especially if it’s not theirs) [...]

May 25, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Is that rod review all I need to know?

Choosing your next fly rod is a pleasure if you've thought through your budget, where you're mainly going to fish it and the ease with which it would cast all day [...]

April 25, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Fly Casting: Learn this simple method, it works if you work it

This is one of the best teaching tools to stop the pain of learning to fly cast. Although the wandering backcast is a defeater too, the "Flopping Wrist" disease is Stage Five [...]

December 29, 2016 Fly Casting, Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide

Feature Story: Start carping, they’re playing in water near you

Carp spend an inordinate amount of time foraging and seem to be perpetually hungry. Carp are not the selective feeders that some would have you believe. [...]

June 7, 2016 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Opinion: Here is how the Bahamian “flats regs” will play out with many foreigners

There are much wiser men and women in the Bahamian government than the radical nationalist V Alfred Gray, Minister of Agriculture and Marine Resources. [...]

May 19, 2016 Opinion, RECENT, Slide

Point Of View: Field & Stream’s Kirk Deeter spanks ‘some’ rude guides

But if you jump right in and cut someone off, or if you jump in the same run where they might be working downstream ... that's not fine. [...]

May 3, 2016 Point Of View, RECENT, Slide

Feature Story: What is it about fly fishing that is so difficult? Or is it?

Taylor’s teaching progression is a good pre-flight checklist for beginners. Use it to teach your son, daughter, niece, nephew , the kid next door or at a summer camp [...]

October 26, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide

Opinion: Industry leaders rip fly angler pettiness, products and chronicler dishonesty

If you’re a media professional (and I don’t use that term loosely), you’re starting to realize that there’s actually more money in honesty than there is in kissing manufacturers’ asses these days [...]

October 23, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Opinion, Slide