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At The Vise: Bulkhead Deceiver

The beauty of this particular pattern is that it has more mass in the front of the fly so it pushes more water and sinks slowly with a "beautiful tubular silouette." [...]

October 30, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Maine could magnify its allure by removing more dams

If you Google fly fishing, Maine - blogs will pop up, and you'll find the Hatfield and McCoys are really from Maine. Plenty of blame cards in that deck. [...]

August 20, 2018 RECENT, 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

Setting the hook is a major skill set

After decades of presenting a fly that entices, fools, hooks, catches fish of many an alias, it's losing nice fish that makes a more lasting impression. [...]

February 27, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

At The Vise: Calcavecchia’s Joppa Flats Deceiver

Follow the simple instructions outlined in this video to tie Joe Calcavecchia's favorite striper fly, a glorified Deceiver "responsible for many 40 inch fish" [...]

November 26, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Flies, Fly Tying, Slide

Conservation: Commission Votes for More Striped Bass Conservation

The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission makes plans to develop management options for reducing fishing pressure on striped bass beginning in 2015 [...]

November 4, 2013 Conservation, RECENT, Slide