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A Martin Scorsese film? No, RIO’s Simon Gawesworth’s

Remaining ignorant of how to apply two-handed to your fly fishing is like watching 24-hour cable news networks and thinking you are politically informed. [...]

January 17, 2020 Fly Casting, Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide, Spey, Videos

Industry News: St. Croix no longer second tier with pro fly fishing guides

St. Croix fly rods, freshwater and saltwater entries are easily the best bang for your buck, and no longer back-up rods. These rods can fish. [...]

January 16, 2020 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Fly Rods, freshwater fly fishing, saltwater fishing, Slide

Industry News: Atlanta, The Fly Fishing Show

Meet and greet at The Fly Fishing Show in Atlanta, Georgia. If it's a new or improved fly fishing item, almost every one of them can be hands-on for you here. [...]

January 15, 2020 Fly Fishing, Fly Fishing Show, Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Reminder: The Show of Shows – Fly Fishing’s Biggest Gathering is Edison, NJ

The Fly Fishing Show in New Jersey is the biggest of the season's many outdoor shows focused on fly fishing. If you can make it - DO. [...]

January 14, 2020 Fly Fishing, Fly Fishing Show, Gear, RECENT, Worth Knowing

Industry News: Fly Life Magazine publisher/editor steps down

Capt. Derr, publisher/editor of FLM.com, steps down to expand his business, and work on conserving Eastern Atlantic's pressured forage and game fish fishery. [...]

January 13, 2020 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Industry News, Slide

The cheap “Easy Tied Froggy” gets high marks at my “Regional Combine Invitational”

This "Easy Tied Froggy" is best when tied on XL long shank hooks [at least 2xl, but 4xl better] with a straight eye, but it looks pretty plausible on a tube as well. [...]

January 10, 2020 Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide, Videos

BS on the rise. The ability to cast long distances isn’t worth much

The ability to cast long distance, do it accurately ,as well as quickly is the fountain of success in the flats and shallow water world bones, poons and permit. [...]

January 9, 2020 FEATURE STORY, Fly Casting, Fly Fishing, Opinion, Slide, Videos

Reminder: Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival is a “Big-Top” fly fishing show

The 20th Annual Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival in mid-January is something mid-Atlantic, and Southeast fly fishers should seriously consider attending. [...]

January 8, 2020 FEATURE STORY, Fly Casting, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Slide

Reminder: Fly Fishing Show in Marlborough, MA

Start your fly fishing season at your earliest convenience - attend The Fly Fishing Show neareast you. Treat yourself to the best fly fishing gear. [...]

January 3, 2020 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Fly Fishing Show, Slide

Just like that, there I am, fishing out loud – again!

Steve Hudson lives and breathes Georgia's outdoor opportunities and has chronicled his experiences in over 20 books, any of which I recommend. [...]

December 31, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Casting, Fly Fishing, Fly Shops, Fly Tying, Slide