Fly Life Magazine

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Have we trained trout, albies, bass, sharks, and bonefish to avoid individual flies?

The science for understanding gamefish behavior, with regard to lures, flies, and baits, when their realms have been constantly fished the same "attractors" has red flags. [...]

September 20, 2019 Point Of View, RECENT, Research, Science, Slide

After sex, couples never talk about running lines

There’s an excellent reason to have a loop to loop connection with shooting heads - easy changeouts — good reason for integrated running lines, smooth casting. [...]

July 1, 2019 Gear Review, Point Of View, RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Fly Fishing Leader and Tippet – The ‘X’ System

Fly fishing is a countless process of dealing with details - choosing the right tippet is part of those processes. Why it is fun to do is beyond me? [...]

June 5, 2019 Point Of View, RECENT, Slide

Point Of View: Field & Stream’s Kirk Deeter spanks ‘some’ rude guides

But if you jump right in and cut someone off, or if you jump in the same run where they might be working downstream ... that's not fine. [...]

May 3, 2016 Point Of View, RECENT, Slide