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Wooly Bugger: The most famous fly of all time?

Someone once said that the Woolly Bugger should be banned from some watersheds. Its effectiveness is that it looks like so many aquatic offerings. [...]

July 19, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

At The Vise: Fly tyers catch a break

You might well be a grand gander not know the difference, value, and purpose of fly tying’s most expensive feathers found on hens and roosters [...]

June 26, 2017 RECENT, Slide

What is underhand casting?

If you Google Spey casting, you’ll get swamped with a whole new dictionary of terms for casting. But they are all water tension casts and easy to learn [...]

June 21, 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

Reminder: Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival

The Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival is celebrating its 17th birthday and you're invited. This show has exploded in popularity because it's just fun [...]

April 3, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Lefty Kreh on dry flies and nymphs that travel well

New water doesn't always mean flies you're familiar with won't sell to the local trout. Lefty's list DOES travel and catches trout, just pay attention to sizes [...]

March 31, 2017 At The Vise, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

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