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More women are fly fishing than ever before

“One thing about teaching women is they're very good listeners - they don’t come with bad habits, so it’s fun to watch their success.” [...]

January 23, 2019 RECENT, Slide

Industry News: TFO promotes three longtime employees

Their latest announcement recognizes the positive commitment Larry Simmons, Nick Conklin and Collins Illich have each made to TFO. [...]

January 9, 2019 Industry News, News, RECENT, Slide

2018: Remembrance in the rear view

Another marker for 2018 is the loss of a few who did so much for so many of us in our private world of sports fishing. [...]

January 2, 2019 RECENT, Slide

BTT Wraps-Up a Year of Historical Events 2018

BTT was founded in 1997 by six anglers concerned about the declining bonefish population in the Florida Keys. Today, BTT’s work is heralded worldwide. [...]

December 19, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

I love bugs, let me count the ways

Hatches and boils, drakes and paolo worms, trouts and tarpon - these are all things we should expect to witness. Protect your future, vote. [...]

November 6, 2018 At The Vise, Flies, Fly Tying, RECENT, Slide

At The Vise: Bulkhead Deceiver

The beauty of this particular pattern is that it has more mass in the front of the fly so it pushes more water and sinks slowly with a "beautiful tubular silouette." [...]

October 30, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Industry News: Lefty Kreh Estate Memorabilia Auction

An extraordinary auction; the remarkable collection of Lefty Kreh's remembrances of things past - October 27 & 28 in Bouckville, NY [...]

October 19, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Knots, do-overs, kinky swirls, and the stuff we’re told

Attaching a fly to your tippet is as important as the fly you chose and the water you selected to fish. Don’t rush the job or treat it as a distraction - operator error is why knots fail [...]

October 18, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

The captain asked, “Do you know how to swim that fly?”

I didn't read how important swimming a fly is. I watched good anglers. They are always focused on swimming their fly for any fish - pond to ocean. [...]

September 6, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

At The Vise: Tying the Snow Runner Deceiver

Snow Runner is a natural fiber used commonly by Brits for salmon, steelhead and pike flies but it also has great characteristics for saltwater streamer patterns. [...]

August 22, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide