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Review: Top Spey and switch fly line options

One of the most complicated aspects of two-handed rods is line selection. Learn how to address your choices. [...]

April 16, 2013 RECENT, Spot

News: Remove the myth and high cost of fly fishing says St. Croix

Starting at the heart of the impeccable Imperial rod is its American-made blank-fast and crisp in action and light in weight... [...]

April 15, 2013 News, RECENT, Spot

Gear Giveaway: Free TrueFlies “poon-cessories”

This tarpon themed hat, belt and coolie from TrueFlies Clothing will keep you looking cool when the action is hot during this Spring's tarpon run. [...]

March 14, 2013 RECENT, Slide, Spot

Goin’ down South… Mexico way

This weekend I am headed down to the Riviera Maya area of Mexico for a week of relaxation and fly fishing. [...]

February 4, 2013 Blogs, Destinations, Flies, Long Island On The Fly, RECENT, Slide, Spot

News: Entrepreneurship hits coastal fly fishing conveyances… SUPs and an inflatable flats boat.

Inflatable flats boats and SUPs on the flats. [...]

January 30, 2013 News, RECENT, Skiffs & Bay Boats, Slide, Spot

Hooked by old fishing tackle

Collectors will gather at the Florida International Tackle Show in Daytona Beach in early March where a Billinghurst fly reel can fetch upwards of $40,000. [...]

January 28, 2013 News, RECENT, Spot

Review: Capt. Derr’s 2012 Wish List for Santa

Wondering what to put on your wish list this year? Here are a some great pieces of gear that caught my eye this year. [...]

November 26, 2012 Fly Tying, RECENT, Slide, Spot, Uncategorized

Free RISE fly rod giveaway

Enter (for free) to win a Rise Level Series fly rod ($299 value) at the Fly Life Magazine community pages. Registered readers can simply respond to the topic: Post Here For A Chance To Win RISE (Level Series) Fly Rod [...]

November 7, 2012 RECENT, Slide, Spot

Review: Friendly tippet spools from SA; finally!

Scientific Anglers' (SA) website says that only the freshwater tippet spools are available and that the Saltwater and Fluorocarbon tippets were not yet available. [...]

November 5, 2012 RECENT

Review: Fly rods off the beaten path

Bubba Smith wouldn't use Tiger Woods' driver because the flex at the club head and stiffness in the upper shaft would be different. And so it is with fly rods. My taste in rods and yours may be quite different, but [...]

October 26, 2012 FEATURE STORY, Slide