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Events: Norman Maclean Festival

This year's festival features dozens of Montana writers that have followed in Maclean's footsteps, including William Kittredge, Thomas McGuane, and Pete Fromm. [...]

June 21, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Angler, author Thomas McGuane receives Heritage Award

Thomas McGuane's writing about fly fishing is, as author Jim Harrison put it: " . . . writes better about fishing than anyone else in the history of mankind.” [...]

April 11, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Book Review: Chris Dombrowski writes a classic in “Body of Water”

Lounging like a lizard in the warmth of the morning beach sun in Hobe Sound, Florida, a lot of Dombroski’s sentences in Body of Water earned rereads and pauses. [...]

February 27, 2017 Book Review, FEATURE STORY, Florida, Florida Keys, Fly Fishing, Slide

Book Review: An old book (about fishing) is a good book

Upriver and Downstream: The Best Fly-Fishing and Angling Adventures is a book you can read in bites. No plot to follow, just fun snippets [...]

February 10, 2017 Book Review, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Thomas McGuane: Chasing permit in the Florida Keys

I reached down and tailed the fish and lifted him into the boat with one motion. Caught! I felt the cool solidity and strength of the fish between my hands. [...]

June 23, 2016 RECENT, Slide, Thomas McGuane

Feature: 40 years as a Florida Keys flats fishing guide

The main reason the Keys guides were so protective was that the fishery depended on the flats being treated as refuges for the fish. [...]

January 26, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Book Review: Stu Apte’s favorite long stories told short, “My Life in Fishing”

. . . an amusing episode with Harry and Bess Truman on board Stu's skiff, an impromptu side-of-the-road meeting with Ted Williams that led to a forty-year friendship, and an afternoon of drinking with Hemingway [...]

January 12, 2015 Book Review, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: Bonefish & Tarpon Trust symposium again a huge success

Fly and spin fishing clinics were held for the attendees to enjoy as well as panel discussions with some of today’s most knowledgeable fishing guides and angling legends... [...]

November 24, 2014 Bonefish & Tarpon Trust, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Of Interest: Forbes Magazine’s Monte Burke sums up year’s best writing

Those were the years when the angling writing scene was heavily-influenced by two central figures: Sports Afield magazine and the author, Thomas McGuane. [...]

January 7, 2014 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

Bonefish and Tarpon Trust Fundraiser in NYC April 4th

Join renowned fly fisherman Stu Apte, author Tom McGuane (Ninety-Two in the Shade) and Oscar nominated Michael Keaton for a great cause. [...]

March 22, 2013 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide, Spot