Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "smallmouth bass" Tag

Sunfish? You don’t know what you’re missing

Ditch rip lips - embrace the ceremony of fly fishing to arouse the passion of greater reverberations within yourself - Thomas McGuane (paraphrased) [...]

April 10, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Interview: Lefty Kreh on chasing bronze

In this book excerpt, co-author of "Smallmouth," Dave Karczynski, speaks with Lefty Kreh about his long life spent chasing the bronze bass [...]

September 1, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Profile: Chuck Kraft on flies that score big in your away games

Chuck Kraft provides us with a different approach to flies. His flies are not at all typical. One violates every rule in the book and is a trout killer on Montana's Madison River [...]

September 2, 2016 Profile, RECENT, Slide

Video: Redington’s Find your Water – Desert Oasis

Watch fly shop owners, Brent and Ashley Hodges, find their own escape as they float a remote Texas river in search of bass and solitude. [...]

May 11, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Fly Tying: If you had only one fly, what would it be?

Bob Clouser's Clouser Minnow was invented to catch smallmouth bass in Pennsylvania's Susquehanna River. It has turned out to be a universal success in both saltwater and fresh water [...]

November 24, 2015 Fly Tying, RECENT, Slide

Video Roundup: Movement, Kola Peninsula Atlantic Salmon, Smallmouth on Fly

Please enjoy these videos and short films and let us know if there is a film or video you'd like to see us feature. Good times and tight lines... [...]

July 16, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Video Roundup, Videos

News: Fly rod record smallmouth bass caught in Ontario

The massive fish was successfully landed and measured in at 22” long with a girth of over 15” – the weight was approximated at nearly seven pounds! [...]

December 4, 2014 Fly Fishing, News, RECENT, Slide