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What’s in a name, Euro nymphing and techniques

European Nymphing, in all of its forms, emphasizes line control - short distance fishing, and quick sinking flies that allow the angler to detect the subtlest of strikes [...]

October 13, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Opinion: How to avoid being a “googan”

If you can’t cast proficiently, the best thing you can hope to catch on you're close to thousand bucks day is a cold. [...]

October 12, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Conservation: Doers are for real in South Carolina

It is a far, far better thing to have something good happen to something bad than to have something bad happen to something good. [...]

October 12, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

What is it about Orvis?

No matter the reality of why a cast is well performed or not, like actually being caused by fly line, leader, fly, or angler - it is the fly rod that is always charged with the responsibility for performance [...]

October 11, 2017 RECENT, Slide

industry News: International Fly Tying Symposium set

The International Fly Tying Symposium is a great opportunity for any level of tier to learn. Even if you’re just toying with the idea of tying; go. The atmosphere is always sharing and congenial [...]

October 11, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

A guides tale, fly fishing with Jim Harrison

Harrison was often compared to Ernest Hemingway and William Faulkner, and characterized as a writer of “hyper-masculine” texts, though this was a label he personally deplored. [...]

October 10, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Restoration of PA stream to be acid test for trout

 “There were no fish in mine runoff called Kratzer Run five or 10 years ago. Someone must have thrown brown trout in and said, "Let’s see if they survive." Now, they’re reproducing. [...]

October 10, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry News: RIO Offers New Scandi 3D Line

The Scandi 3D (3 depths and ConnectCore) fly lines are not new to RIO Products (England/UK) or to the fly fishing public worldwide, but are new to RIO's U. S. market [...]

October 9, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Opinion: Flies … thinking outside of the box.

Rarely are new patterns world beaters, but some of Chuck Kraft's flies might qualify. He's been guiding and tying for 30 years in a multi species venue [...]

October 6, 2017 Opinion, RECENT, Slide

A fishing story. Me and Daisey

Fishing a private section of a river or stream full of trout or salmon is a rarity in the U. S. More European. Let's not go backward and call privatizing public lands and waterways as being Great Again [...]

October 6, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide