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Industry Shouts & Murmurs: April 6-12

Catch this weeks summary of news items that affect the preservation of the outdoors, public lands, and fly fishing's latest happenings. [...]

April 13, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Reminder: AMFF Annual Fly Fishing Festival

The American Museum of Fly Fishing’s Fly Fishing Festival is fun for the whole family. If you’re nearby, go. You’ll be glad you did [...]

July 24, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Angler, author Thomas McGuane receives Heritage Award

Thomas McGuane's writing about fly fishing is, as author Jim Harrison put it: " . . . writes better about fishing than anyone else in the history of mankind.” [...]

April 11, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Lesson Learned: They overfished it, then polluted it, then fixed it

The demise of the Poconos as a spectacular trout fishery in the latter decades of the nineteenth century is a prescription that should not be refilled... [...]

January 11, 2017 A Lesson Learned, RECENT, Slide

News: AMFF Honors James Prosek With Walton Award

Prosek has never stopped evolving as an artist. His art is now more complex, abstract and challenging. All forms of art are on his horizon [...]

October 28, 2016 News, RECENT, Slide

Reminder: Next week 2nd Annual Vermont Fly Fishing Show

Although it is just the 2nd annual, you know the 1st was a huge success. Nobody knows how to host like the Yankees. They're all in and will sweep you in with their fun [...]

August 31, 2016 RECENT, Reminder, Slide

News: The American Museum of Fly Fishing Current Exhibitions

The craftsmanship of rod building , reel making , and tying flies gave way a long time ago to technologies, but to see what craftsmen could do by hand is amazing [...]

July 29, 2016 News, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: Recognizing Presidents Day via our past Anglers-in-Chief

Presidents past, like Herbert Hoover, could afford long angling vacations of up to several weeks and even months. Today, that is becoming impossible due to world affairs being so unsettled [...]

February 15, 2016 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

American Museum of Fly Fishing: New members added to Ambassador Program

The AMFF collects, preserves, exhibits, studies, and interprets the artifacts, art, and literature of the sport and uses these resources to engage and educate. [...]

January 22, 2016 American Museum of Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide

American Museum of Fly Fishing: Fit to be Tyed alters program

This annual favorite will now be hosted over the course of two weekends in February, culminating with the Iron Fly, fly tying competition. [...]

January 19, 2016 American Museum of Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide