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Tim Flagler Ties The Mop Hopper

Tying Tim Flagler's Mop Hopper is easy, but paying attention to how he deals with legs makes it so - his tip can be transported to other flies. [...]

September 13, 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

Carp Crack, a fly pattern that plays well on gameday

The fly pattern Jean-Paul Lipton created, Carp Crack, first appeared in “Orvis Beginner Guide to Carp Flies” in 2015. I think it’s an 8 sleeper fly.    [...]

August 28, 2018 At The Vise, RECENT, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: August 10 -16, 2018

Catch this past weeks summary of news items that affect the preservation of the outdoors, public lands, and fly fishing's latest happenings. [...]

August 17, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Let’s go fishing. It’s only cyanobacteria

Every Floridian, every legislator, every governor, every developer, every farmer, every rancher and Big Sugar have known about this pollution for decades. [...]

July 23, 2018 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Not a great fly tyer or fly fisher? Go Worms! They work

Worms come in as many lengths, shapes, thicknesses - segmented or tubular - as you could imagine. One thing, fish, eat them without reservation. [...]

June 14, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide

The Duncan Loop and a spat about it

Many knots, especially fishing knots, get renamed by error, but adding one more (sometimes useless) turns, return or step does not qualify to rename. It happens! [...]

May 24, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

McHaney wins RIO’s Amateur Fly Fishing Film Award

These might be amateurs' “short films,” but all the filmmakers are into action-packed fly fishing and displaying the value of what needs to be conserved. [...]

May 24, 2018 RECENT, Slide

May the knots be with you

Being comfortable with a loop knot you've tied hundreds of times is to be confident it will hold. No matter, its all about seating the knot - think turns and coils. [...]

May 22, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Louisiana’s famous marsh coast is sinking: rapidly

The Mississippi no longer fits the definition a river. Instead, a waterway shaped in many ways, big and small, to suit human needs. It’s no longer wild [...]

May 7, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide