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Don’t be a jerk-er

When our line breaks we automatically become forensically curious. If it broke in-line it was a nick - a squiggly pigtail, the knot failed. [...]

July 16, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide, tying knots

It’s the ICAST fishing finals… Here’s who won

While the 2019 ICAST show was not about fly fishing, there was plenty there to keep a fly fisher occupied and learning. [...]

July 12, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Gear Review, Industry News, Slide

Salmon Migrate Using Earth’s Magnetic Field

Read John Waldman’s Running Silver, an ecological history on the East Coast’s rivers ecological history on the East Coast’s rivers and their fish. [...]

July 10, 2019 Atlantic Salmon Federation News, FEATURE STORY, Salmon Fishing, Slide

There is an elephant in the room. It’s Seigler fly reels.

The Seigler reel has some highly visible design features that make so much sense one wonders why they were not "invented" long ago. [...]

July 8, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Review, Slide

On this July 4th, public lands are the symbol of freedom. Enjoy weekend, safely

Loss of access to public lands is real - places we love to hunt and fish. It’s the biggest threat to the future of conservation and our outdoor traditions. [...]

July 4, 2019 FEATURE STORY, National Parks, Public Lands, scroll, Slide

The world’s fish come from a place other than where caught

Bonefish & Tarpon Trust studies corroborate the fact that tarpon and bonefish come from places other than where caught. [...]

July 3, 2019 commercial fishing, FEATURE STORY, Of Interest, Slide

A long overdue tribute to two wonderful folks

Through the Internet, we all have the world at our fingertips. The typical outdoor travel client is better educated as to his/her travel options. [...]

July 2, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Profile, Slide

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

Industry News: Scott Forristall selected to lead St. Croix Rod

Often getting the short-shrift by those of the manner born, the reality is St. Croix makes great fly rods across the entire performance spectrum. [...]

June 25, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Profile, Slide

The Bimini Twist is now as easy to tie as your shoelaces

If you're into catching fish that can take you into your backing learning to tie the Bimini Twist is essential, and now it's easy to tie. Watch and see. [...]

June 19, 2019 Advice, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics, tying knots