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Browsing the "permit" Tag

At The Vise: Branham Swimming Crab

Rupert Harvey is a master tyer whose videos will teach you many cool tricks and details. I especially like this simple crab pattern. [...]

January 19, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Slide

At The Vise: Creating weedguards

Weed guards have no sex appeal, but they sure get the job done when called for, like around structures, cover, heavy flats cover and popping a fly off a bank or lily pad [...]

December 19, 2017 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Destinations: Crooked and Acklins islands

Crooked and Acklins in the Bahamas is the best bonefish destination in the world and maybe the best possible Bahamian destination for both tarpon and permit [...]

November 28, 2017 Destinations, RECENT, Slide

BTT: Protecting spawning permit in the Special Permit Zone

The new spawning season closure would be April through July. This item is tentatively scheduled for the December 2017 FWC Commission meeting in Gainesville. [...]

November 2, 2017 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Reminder: The world of the flats at your doorstep

The scope of this BTT symposium cannot be overstated. Experts in every discipline with regard to "FLATS" fisheries will be in attendance. It makes a world of difference being informed [...]

October 23, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

RIO’s new DirectCore Flats Pro fly line

In addition to the new core, this line features RIO’s SureFire technology, which has been used in RIO’s freshwater fly lines in the past. [...]

August 3, 2017 Gear Review, RECENT, Slide

At The Vise: Raghead Crab

These instructions are easy to follow and execute, and take the confusion out of the equation. Now, getting a permit to commit to eating it is another story... [...]

May 9, 2017 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Flies, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Tips & Tactics from the author of A Passion For Permit

Here is a secret weapon of mine: slide a 1/32-ounce worm weight or an even lighter tungsten conehead in front of the loop knot that secures the fly. [...]

April 11, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Off Belize, a hunt for saltwater fly fishing’s top prizes

Located on the island’s east side, El Pescador offers access to some 400 square miles of shallow hard-bottom, white-sand flats, from the Mexican border to Belize City. [...]

April 10, 2017 Our Places, RECENT, Slide, Spot

A statement from BTT president, Jim McDuffie

To express your support of SB 10 and HB 761 to your state representatives, please visit BTT.org/fixourwater and make your voice heard. [...]

February 17, 2017 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide