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The Bahamas’ legendary Walker’s Cay to resume operation

Yacht owner Carl Allen has purchased Walker's Cay in the Bahamas. This is not a private venture as the marina will also be open to the public. [...]

June 13, 2019 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Fly Fishing History Makers, Slide

It’s not the uni-knot, it’s the Duncan Loop

There is no controversy regarding the Duncan Loop being the correct name of the loop knot that has universal relevance in fly fishing circles. [...]

June 11, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Florida, Fly Fishing, Fly Fishing History Makers, Slide

Fly Fishing History Makers: Edward Ringwood Hewitt (1866-1957)

When he was not tinkering with metal, fish food, or feathers, Mr. Hewitt wrote about it, passing his fly-fishing views and knowledge down to future generations. [...]

November 4, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing History Makers, Slide

Fly Fishing History Makers: Meet Bill Oyster from Blue Ridge, GA

Oyster on the state of our environment. " . . . the effects of development, deforestation, pollution and overcrowded waters is a problem we've all created and must find a way to manage better." [...]

October 1, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing History Makers, Slide