Fly Life Magazine

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She said: “Crappie fishing is so much fun it ought to be done in bed”

If you can find one crappie, there are dozens more nearby. Panfish, in general, do not cruise to hunt, they park and ambush near structures, but often found in open water at night. [...]

October 1, 2019 Book Review, FEATURE STORY, Flies, Fly Fishing, Slide

This fly fishing guide knows how to tell a story

We're covering Wink because he is a fly fishing guide and writes well enough to put Harrison's and McGuane's names in the same sentence. [...]

March 20, 2019 RECENT, Slide

Knots, do-overs, kinky swirls, and the stuff we’re told

Attaching a fly to your tippet is as important as the fly you chose and the water you selected to fish. Don’t rush the job or treat it as a distraction - operator error is why knots fail [...]

October 18, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry Shout and Murmurs: Aug. 31 – Sept. 6

This past week's news has been impactful. We're going steadily backwards on public lands, conservation, clean air and water. [...]

September 7, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Chattahoochee Trout, the ‘Compleat Anglers’ playbook

There are books we review, books for our bookshelves, books for our coffee table, and then there is a book to keep in the truck, like Chattahoochee Trout [...]

May 25, 2018 RECENT, Slide

When is an environmentalist not a conservationist?

Property rights, clean air and water, forest management, public lands, energy, and natural resource development are all political footballs. Responsible governance nowhere in sight [...]

January 16, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Beginner Fly Tying #11 – Woolly Bugger 

Some anglers believe the Woolly Bugger, tied in its original way and its many alternatives catch more fish than any fly ever invented [...]

November 29, 2017 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Slide

Book Review: Steve Hudson’s Chattahoochee Trout

No living person knows more about the world-class 45 or so miles of trout angling real estate of Chattahoochee River, The River That Runs Through Atlanta, than Steve Hudson [...]

October 20, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Interview: Lefty Kreh on chasing bronze

In this book excerpt, co-author of "Smallmouth," Dave Karczynski, speaks with Lefty Kreh about his long life spent chasing the bronze bass [...]

September 1, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Book Review: An old book (about fishing) is a good book

Upriver and Downstream: The Best Fly-Fishing and Angling Adventures is a book you can read in bites. No plot to follow, just fun snippets [...]

February 10, 2017 Book Review, FEATURE STORY, Slide