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Strong Arm Merkin, a permit fly for all seasons

Out of the last 11 Florida Keys permit tournaments, the Strong Arm Merkin figured in 9 of the top two finishers. [...]

January 21, 2020 FEATURE STORY, permit, Slide

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

We are getting a facelift. Now, catch the 11:01 weekdays – Fly Life Magazine.com

Catch the 11:01 - a new and better Fly Life Magazine.com weekdays. We've been secretly back channeling something new. Please LIKE US - you know where. [...]

December 9, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide, Update

Watching Florida celebrate it’s annual Silent Spring, “y’all come”

South Florida has become the national poster child for Silent Spring but without a Marjory Stoneman Douglas or a Rachel Carson - just polluters with paid lap-dogs. [...]

December 6, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Florida, Politics, Pollution, Slide, Videos, water pollution event

Distinctive fly rods, about them being too long, called micro and mini, and now Henry

With a new concept in fly rod builds harbored in Stuart, FL and Atlanta, GA and about to burst onto the scene, we thought a look at "distinctive" rods a good segue. [...]

December 4, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Casting, Fly Fishing, Fly Rods, Henry Fly Rod & Reel, Slide

Future Bright For Land-based Closed-Containment Atlantic Salmon Aquaculture

The founder of Patagonia, Yvon Chouinard, introduced a clip from his company’s latest film, Artifishal, which details the havoc wreaked by coastal open-net aquaculture. [...]

November 21, 2019 Aquaculture, ARTIFISHAL, Atlantic salmon, Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide

You’re not a hero ordering soldiers into battle, but who goes into battle is

“The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.”―G.K. Chesterton [...]

November 11, 2019 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide, Veterans Day