Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "sand eel" Tag

At The Vise: The simple and effective flatwing deceiver

I love using flat wing patterns when stripers are on sand eels. When tied correctly, they have a movement that is unmatched. [...]

May 15, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Striped bass fishing the Northeast flats soon

These fish move and it helps me if I can embark on trips from different locations to stay close to the body of fish and in the lee of prevailing winds. [...]

March 27, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Fly Tying: Making “candies” easy, quick and perfect

Surf candies are as good as it gets most days in the surf in South Florida, local canals, spillways and salt marshes, lakes, impoundments and rivers. [...]

August 7, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide, Videos

Feature: How the sand eel ruined Montauk’s Fall Run

Each and every year mayhem ensues during this time, for part of it, at least. Not so this year, and I blame the sand eel. [...]

October 29, 2013 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Slide