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The roll cast is like the “sums” basics of mathematics

New Zealander Carl McNeil, CEO of Epic Fly Rods, and master casting instructor has a knack of explaining things with short, concise sentences. [...]

July 15, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Casting, Slide, Videos

Alaska and voles – mousing your way to victory

Funny, but even where mice are not prevalent, the pattern of a mouse, vole, or shrew will draw fire from trouts - and big ones. [...]

July 9, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos

Garmin enters the trolling motor business with Force™

The best freshwater fishing in the US and Canada is accessible via skiffs - those powered by electric trolling motors have an advantage. [...]

July 9, 2019 RECENT, Review, Slide, Videos

In God We Trust, but the blogosphere we parse

Here's an excellent, short video that nails the common cold of fly casting. Mistakes most do not even know they're making. [...]

July 3, 2019 Fly Casting, RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos

Tying terrestrials flies out of foam sheets – a better way

Tying terrestrial flies out of foam sheet stock is almost impossible to improve on… . using cut-outs. The floatant issue a salvation on its own. [...]

June 28, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos

Estuaries: Nurseries of the Sea – from waterfowl to salmon, and shrimp to tarpon

Coastal and marine ecosystems involve complex interactions between organisms, their environment, climate change, and human activities. [...]

June 21, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

You too can probably count on one hand the flies that do the lifting

A few flies, like the ones the owner of Blackfoot River Outfitters shows us in his video, are capable of doing the heavy lifting when the fishing slows. [...]

June 19, 2019 Flies, RECENT, Slide, Videos

You’re going to learn how to hand whip finish, now

If your hand-whip finish is iffy, this video will clear up how to do it correctly. Trouble with the tool? No problem - fixed right here and now. [...]

June 17, 2019 Fly Tying, RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos

Atlantic Salmon Federation RiverNotes 14 June 2019

Managing a caught Atlantic salmon or any salmonid starts with NEVER BEACHING it. It will swim "no matter what" and bash itself to death. [...]

June 14, 2019 Advice, Atlantic Salmon Federation News, RECENT, Salmon Fishing, Slide, Videos

Bullsugar merged with Friends of the Everglades

The Everglades' advocacy brain drain and heavy puncher drought may have ended with a merger of Bullsugar Alliance and Friends of the Everglades. [...]

June 14, 2019 Everglades National Park, FEATURE STORY, Florida, Slide, Videos