Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "fresh Water" Tag

Not a great fly tyer or fly fisher? Go Worms! They work

Worms come in as many lengths, shapes, thicknesses - segmented or tubular - as you could imagine. One thing, fish, eat them without reservation. [...]

June 14, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide

In Florida, it’s toilet to tap, making sewage great again

Big Sugar pays the Floridians back for its millions in cashed welfare checks - mix the poo with their toxic waste and spew it back into the water [...]

March 23, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Profile: Henry Cowen, Georgia carpin’

Fly fishing for carp has long past new rage animal to cast to, but there are still many pages to be learned about this fish that is more like a redfish than bonefish [...]

November 22, 2017 Fly Fishing, Profile, RECENT, Slide

Seagrass die-off and how freshwater from the Everglades gets into Florida Bay

Reduced freshwater flows from the Florida Everglades and the subsequent rise in salinity led to a change in the bay’s seagrass communities. [...]

March 30, 2017 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Alabama makes an offer not to be refused

There are hundreds of "types' of crayfish. Trout, bass, and anything that swims in fresh water will aggressively pummel a crayfish of any nationality [...]

February 17, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Hook Tech: Seldom discussed fly fishing hooks get a nod

The choice of a hook's measured parts: Eye, Shank, Bend, Gape, Bite/Throat, Barbed Hook and Barbless Hook weigh in on the fly's performance - your catch stats [...]

December 21, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Video: Salt – Swedish seatrout film captures beauty and excitement

Watch Wille, Jonathan & Jarno out at the coast and the river in Norrtälje in pursuit of seatrout with breathtaking scenery and quality fishing. [...]

April 25, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Video: Kelly Galloup on choosing the right reel…

Kelly Galloup has a way of calling "pretty" overrated or non-functioning. In this video he debunks fly reel ad speak and gets down to his opinionated take... [...]

March 10, 2016 Opinion, RECENT, Slide, Videos

Industry News: Flover’s economical electric outboards

Made to last, Flover electric outboards are CE certified, built to ISO standards and come with a two-year factory warranty. Prices start at $126. [...]

November 16, 2015 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Advice: RIO’s Gawesworth demystifies all things fly lines

The videos explain how to correctly match a shooting head with shooting line. Principles of six trout lines, and how to utilize spey lines to improve switch rodding and shorter overhand rods [...]

September 23, 2015 Advice, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide