Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "saltwater" Tag

Looking for Mr. Tripletail

When you leave the dock looking for tripletail you're on a path of exactness: buoy's, crab traps, etc. They're only going to be found near a floating object [...]

July 13, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

SOutdoors’ picks for best reels of 2017

Picking the right reel can be quite subjective. Here, SOutdoors walks you through 7 great choices and how to choose what's best for your needs... [...]

May 2, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Gear Review, Review, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Review: 6-pack saltwater plier roundup

When it comes to the gear, we are in the golden age of fly fishing. This 6 pack of pliers that we have reviewed offers an array of price points and features. [...]

March 23, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Gear Review, Industry News, Review, Slide

Fly Tying: Make mine worms said the fishes

Worms come in as many lengths, shapes, thicknesses - segmented or tubular - as you could imagine. One thing, fish eat them without reservation [...]

February 3, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide

Hook Tech: Seldom discussed fly fishing hooks get a nod

The choice of a hook's measured parts: Eye, Shank, Bend, Gape, Bite/Throat, Barbed Hook and Barbless Hook weigh in on the fly's performance - your catch stats [...]

December 21, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry News: RIO Products comes up with another ‘niche’ winner

RIO’s new Coastal QuickShooter features a clear intermediate head specifically designed for anglers fishing off the coast in cooler conditions. [...]

August 4, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide

Profile: Henry Cowen, Georgia, and carpin’ on his mind

Fly fishing for carp has long past new rage animal to cast to, but there are still many pages to be learned about this fish that is more like a redfish than bonefish [...]

July 19, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Profile, Slide

News: Orvis leaders signed the “Now or Neverglades Declaration,” and so should you

The results of this water diversion are increased salinity in Florida Bay and the Keys, and decreased salinity along both coasts–spreading outward from the two estuaries. [...]

July 12, 2016 Conservation, Fly Fishing, News, RECENT, Slide

Thomas McGuane: Chasing permit in the Florida Keys

I reached down and tailed the fish and lifted him into the boat with one motion. Caught! I felt the cool solidity and strength of the fish between my hands. [...]

June 23, 2016 RECENT, Slide, Thomas McGuane

Video: Salt – Swedish seatrout film captures beauty and excitement

Watch Wille, Jonathan & Jarno out at the coast and the river in Norrtälje in pursuit of seatrout with breathtaking scenery and quality fishing. [...]

April 25, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos