Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Pennsylvania" Tag

Reminder: Fly Fishing Show Lancaster, PA (Mar. 3-4)

The Fly Fishing Show is the launching pad into each new angling season. The 2018 shows have been stellar so far with great attendance and enthusiasm. [...]

February 26, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Fly fishing metro-Atlanta. The “Hootch” could be America’s best-kept secret

Stay in the Atlanta and fly fish 48 miles of continuous and exceptional trout water. Big browns and healthy rainbows feast year-round on hatches in cold water. [...]

February 22, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Angler advantage, knowing what fish see

Many types of schooling fish and most large fish, particularly predators, have large eyes, but it's where they feed that determines the value needs of their vision [...]

November 13, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Reminder: Int. Fly Tying Symposium Nov. 11-12

Attending the International Fly Tying Symposium, held this year in Lancaster, PA, is an opportunity to gain a wealth of invaluable experience in just two days. [...]

November 7, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

industry News: International Fly Tying Symposium set

The International Fly Tying Symposium is a great opportunity for any level of tier to learn. Even if you’re just toying with the idea of tying; go. The atmosphere is always sharing and congenial [...]

October 11, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

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

Sportsman working together save the Delaware

For now, anglers can expect a healthy Delaware fishery. We owe thanks to Friends of the Upper Delaware River for leading the charge. [...]

June 7, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Destination Gems: Allenberry Resort, Boiling Springs, PA

Some places are just unique in every way, a stay that puts you on productive water, promised gourmet dining, and a rare opportunity for theater [...]

April 18, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Where did the best fly ever invented come from?

So many stories, so many memories, and I was blessed to spend them with who I believe is one of the greatest fly fisherman to fish the waters of Pennsylvania, Russell Blessing [...]

March 2, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Lesson Learned: They overfished it, then polluted it, then fixed it

The demise of the Poconos as a spectacular trout fishery in the latter decades of the nineteenth century is a prescription that should not be refilled... [...]

January 11, 2017 A Lesson Learned, RECENT, Slide