Fly Life Magazine

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A lifetime of doing the right thing

Florida’s population is about 20 million people, but they’re controlled by less than a 1,000 people and two politically powerful families. Is it always about money and greed? [...]

January 5, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Everglades restoration hiccups forward

The Army Corps of Engineers is now committed to expediting SB 10 and the building of the reservoir outlined in the "2014" restoration bill [...]

September 6, 2017 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Update: Good news from Now or Neverglades

Scientist Ernie Marks was just tapped to take over the Executive Director of the SFWMD role, replacing Peter Antonacci. [...]

August 7, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Are you OK with destroying The Everglades?

Tomorrow, many captains and anglers from Florida are taking days off of work to travel to the capital of Florida, Tallahassee, to make their voices heard. [...]

April 10, 2017 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Profile: The mercurial rise of Northeast FL and South GA’s best fly shop

We buy everything from tippets to trip information at fly shops. Today, Brick & Mortar retail operations are under siege, but having a strong online presence helps ameliorate that [...]

July 22, 2016 Profile, RECENT, Slide

Feature Story: Leaders – can you teach and old dog new tricks?

Knotless tapered leaders are made for average everything, average casting distance and average size flies. However, that’s not the real world, and a little adjusting makes all the difference [...]

June 24, 2016 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Feature Story: To many fly anglers it is only ‘fishing’ if the IGFA rigging rules are in play

Although many complain about the rigorous rules of engagement imposed on fly anglers when it comes to many species. Others look at the rigging rule hardships as challenges to be overcome, especially so for the select club of offshore anglers [...]

May 23, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Spot

Tips & Tactics: Experts on angling for bonefish

The rationale for using just one rod manufacturer (model) is that if you go from 8- to an 9-weight, for example, the actions will be similar. [...]

March 12, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Advice: Cast better for just six bucks. You’ll be Glide you did

During the course of a day casting, especially in saltwater, salt dries on your flyline leaving salt particles, as well as bonded sand and grit. Cast much better using a lubricant. [...]

November 25, 2014 Advice, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Tips & Tactics: If you can’t cast well, forghedaboudit

Sometimes, like when you’re sight fishing, you only get one cast before your quarry either spooks, moves out of range, or swims to a place where you’re unable to reach it. That’s why here, as in hunting, every shot needs [...]

October 10, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics