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Browsing the "Lefty Kreh" Tag

Lefty Kreh on keeping it simple and traveling armed

Lefty Kreh, father of modern day fly fishing, is also one of the most approachable and likable "celebrities" of our sport. He was born to teach and clearly enjoys sharing. [...]

March 28, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Another killer, easy to tie mop fly that “catches”

To tie mop flies by the box full, go to Wall Mart's car cleaning accessories section and get a hundred year supply of mop noodles for under $10 [...]

March 9, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Reminder: This weekend, the last Fly Fishing Show – Lancaster, PA

Meet and greet the legends of fly fishing. They want to hear from you, so go ahead and ask that question that’s been on your mind for a while. [...]

February 27, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Reminder, Slide

Reminder: The first ever Atlanta Fly Fishing Show

The fly Fishing Show is the gateway to everything that will be new in 2017 for the fly fisher: walk-in, skiff, canoe, kayak or offshore... hats to shoes [...]

January 30, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Reminder, Slide

Calendar: Somerset, NJ Fly Fishing Show set to start Friday

The Fly Fishing Show is a really cool celebration of the sport we love, with every manufacturer, celebrity and tyer you could think of all under one roof. [...]

January 25, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Fly Rod Review: Reilly Rod Crafters’ Chuck Kraft Series #5

The luxury of this five is that it fishes all day comfortably... if you let the rod do its job. You can learn on this rod and you will not retire it once you become competent. [...]

January 9, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Fly Rod Review, Slide

Destinations: Southeast’s Appalachian Mountains in winter

Fly fishing for trouts in the Southeast during the winter is one of the best ideas a Yankee could have. In the winter, a good guide will take you to where few have tread [...]

January 4, 2017 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry News: The Fly Fishing Shows are just around the corner

There is no question that the ICAST Show is the "Bigs," so if you are a guide, writer, serious angler, purveyor of goods fly fishing and near any of these venues - you gotta go. [...]

December 14, 2016 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Profile: Reilly Rod Crafters- a new fly rod that maybe worth collecting

Reilly Rod Crafters made the starting lineup the old fashioned way. They utilized rod designs from two giants in the fly fishing world, Chuck Kraft and Stu Apte [...]

November 15, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Profile, Slide

Fly Tying: Is the Deceiver the all-time best fly?

Lefty's Deceiver, over the course of decades, has morphed many times. But it would be a rarity for a saltwater angler not to own a handful of them [...]

November 10, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide