Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "The Bahamas" Tag

You don’t want tying to tie you down?

Ruben Martin's flies are not always the easiest flies to tie, but they're always built to catch and catch they do. Stick with a winner and enjoy catching [...]

March 2, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

BTT: Video update – Bahamas Initiative

The Bahamas Initiative research is an education outreach used by The Bahamas National Trust, The Nature Conservancy, other non-profits, and the Bahamas government [...]

January 2, 2018 RECENT, 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

When the wind is always at your back

Being able to change your casting technique in windy conditions or with bumper size flies will reward you with fish-on, and no cranial damage. The casting technique is simple - Belgium Cast [...]

September 27, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Fast action fly rods – learn how to love ’em

The stiffness of fast action fly rods auto-creates faster line speed and if managed well throughout the cast distance is magnified. Casting in the wind probably the best feature of a fast fly rod [...]

September 15, 2017 RECENT, Slide

The Bahamas: Bonefishing power grab

Prescott Smith and a cohort, Minster Grey, have concocted a populist battle cry that has legs. The new governing of the flats is a pure power grab [...]

January 9, 2017 RECENT, Slide, The Bahamas

The Bahamas: Smart neighbors make good angling friends

The Prime Minister of The Bahamas, Perry Christie, formally announced the government’s decision to not allow large-scale commercial fishing by the Chinese in the Bahamas. [...]

December 2, 2016 RECENT, Slide, The Bahamas

Breaking News: “I have done all I can to save them from themselves…”

DIY Bahamian bonefishing is in for a big change. However, if you can afford a lodge price you are probably going to be good to go when the regs are formally imposed. [...]

April 26, 2016 Breaking News, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Bahamas: Yellow Dog helps Abaco Guides Association to rebuild after Joaquin

Guides have lost boats and home as well as some lodges got completely destroyed - like Miriam Cartwright’s Greenwich Creek Lodge, Ltd. [...]

October 13, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide, The Bahamas

The Bahamas: Joaquin ravaged Acklins, Crooked Island, Long Island and San Salvador

On Long Island and some of the other islands you cannot get to the other settlements because of the water, so they can only tell you what is damaged within their settlements [...]

October 6, 2015 RECENT, Slide, The Bahamas