Fly Life Magazine
Announcements

Browsing the "Thom Glace" Tag

News: Cape Lookout Albacore and Redfish Festival

Since 2014, Cape Lookout Albacore Festival has been promoting the sustainable, recreational, fall fishery for False Albacore on the Crystal Coast of North Carolina [...]

September 12, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Brown Trout: The Angler’s Notepad

For most, catching big fish is a pure luck event, for other's, it's a lifelong pursuit. The latter requires a temperament of patience [...]

August 23, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Merlin, my Appalachian magician

Merlin has a sticker on his 1993 Ford pickup that reads; I’d rather be at work. Probably the only guy in the world that means it [...]

August 1, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

The backstory on switch rods

Using two hands to overhand cast was especially appealing to anglers requiring repetitive long distance deliveries typical of search casting for large game fish. [...]

July 20, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Strangled rivers, no salmon and no shad

We reduced fish runs through pollution and overfishing, but no action has caused as much damage as the construction of barriers along fish migratory routes [...]

July 18, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Lesson Learned: They overfished it, then polluted it, then fixed it

The demise of the Poconos as a spectacular trout fishery in the latter decades of the nineteenth century is a prescription that should not be refilled... [...]

January 11, 2017 A Lesson Learned, RECENT, Slide

Destinations: Sometimes the best destination is just down the road

Many times when we fly fish, even in rich waters, we tend to think that it's better on the other side. You don't need that baggage with brookies [...]

December 15, 2016 Destinations, RECENT, Slide

Destination: Trout season over? Not in the Southern Appalachians

If a trip to Argentina, Chile or New Zealand are not in your budget. Try big trout late fall and early winter in the South. The fly fishing can be awesome. Guiding is superb [...]

November 7, 2016 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Reminder: NC Cape Lookout Albacore Festival the 20th

This tournament reaches out to charities and embraces good sportsmanship, light tackle and fly fishing, fellowship, art and the fun of being outdoors. [...]

October 4, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Of Interest, Reminder, Slide

Feature Story: Tenkara solves ailing bones for artist Thom Glace

A while back, Thom started complaining about having locomotion difficulties. A disability that eventually sideline him from fly fishing... until Tenkara. [...]

August 15, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide