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It has a horror movie name, but it’s a great fly

Tim Flagler can make any tying instruction video as uncomplicated as boiling water. This Egg Sucking Leech pattern is a killer fly and easy to tie. [...]

October 18, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Stand up: Keep the Tongass free from exploitation

Tongass is roughly 17,000 miles of clean, undammed creeks, rivers and lakes that provide optimal conditions for wild Pacific salmon and trout. [...]

October 10, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Is the Prince the best nymph?

It is an extremely effective attractor pattern. Hey, the Prince Nymph looks like “nothing” alive or dead, but it could be the best fly ever. [...]

September 4, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Review: These boots were made for walkin’

With a focus on lightweight and durable, the Orvis Men's Ultralight Wading Boots might be the best wading boots I've ever owned. [...]

August 24, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Too hot to trout fish? Try the mountains’ brookies

Brook trout havens are guarded secrets - like bank vault combinations. A brook trout stream could so quickly be overharvested - ruined by the thoughtless. [...]

August 20, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

At The Vise: Morrish Mouse

While there are a ton of great mouse patterns out there, the Morrish Mouse is tried and true and is a pretty easy tie. [...]

August 6, 2018 At The Vise, RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Thank you Orvis and Wm. G. Tapply for this video

Rarely do we see a film that so entraps that we watch over and over. The Damsels in Distress film by Sharptail Media is one of those films. [...]

July 26, 2018 RECENT, Slide

2,000 fish killed in hatchery die-off

Because it is a flow-through facility – there is a high likelihood that formalin is in the Au Sable as a result. Formalin is derived from a carcinogen called formaldehyde. [...]

July 25, 2018 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

A New Zealander laments: My angling paradise is over envied

New Zealanders face the same dilemma - protect our environment, our proud recreational history, and for the US, our outdoor legacy of public lands [...]

July 16, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Ruben Martin vuela pescados del retén

Ruben Martin's fly tying videos con música o en español are easy to follow and every pattern that I've tied and fished with has súplica de los pescados [...]

July 12, 2018 RECENT, Slide