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The flavor of salmon cooked right

With some fish species, freshness makes a significant difference in table taste. Mahi Mahi (dolphinfish) is a prime example. Salmon are hardier in that regard [...]

November 7, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Knots: The importance of being earnest about them

The knot choice made to tie a fly onto the tippet is only and always about the action you want out of the fly. If a toothy animal it’s a wire knot, if not, your call [...]

November 6, 2017 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Gear Review: Costa Del Mar’s Fantail 580P

The Costa Del Mar Fantail 580P's are lightweight and give me crisp and clear vision for bright days on the water. [...]

November 3, 2017 Gear, Gear Review, 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

The Less Mess Morrish Mouse

This fly pattern, Less Mess Morrish Mouse as tied by Tim Flagler, has relatives for sure, but Flagler’s version is so simple to tie, and it caught trout and bass, so far [...]

November 1, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Industry News: Anglers Journal gets an award

Anglers Journal is a four year old print subscription magazine. It's already attained award status for editorial content and aesthetic design. It's all pro, no cons [...]

October 24, 2017 RECENT, Slide

The tube fly of La Mancha

Keeping fly fishing simple is not a difficult task. Time should be spent casting, not dicking around with minutia we too often get sold [...]

October 23, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Industry News: Pero introduces Chicone in 3 volumes

Wild River Press' three volumes are the largest collection of tying-instruction books on the subject ever published, written and photographed by master tyer Drew Chicone [...]

October 20, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Drilling in your national wildlife refuge to pay for Trump tax reform

Republicans are using the budget reconciliation process to allow oil drilling in Arctic National Wildlife Range (Prudhoe Bay) in order to generate revenue to offset the cost of tax reform. [...]

October 19, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Industry News: Power to the angler with TFO drift rod

Nymphing any style: A weighted fly or flies, cast upstream, fished along the bottom with the rod parallel to the surface – pulling the fly faster than the current and repeat. [...]

October 18, 2017 RECENT, Slide