Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Garden & Gun" Tag

How far we haven’t come since Michael Grunwald’s Everglades story “The Swamp”

A century’s worth of dewatering, as well as pollution, dam and canal building, corporate welfare, and bought-and-paid-for politicians, has killed the Everglades. [...]

October 18, 2019 Everglades National Park, Garden & Gun, Pollution, RECENT, Slide

Thomas McGuane gets refreshed praise 20 years later

The essays in The Longest Silence constitute a kind of trout-bum scripture in which the prescription for transcendence isn’t ritual or prowess but rather diligent immersion. [...]

February 19, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Zane Grey, the father of the sports fishing industry

The impact that Zane Grey had on fishing was so complete that he single-handedly launched an industry that catered solely to sports fishing. [...]

September 20, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Of Interest: Artist, James Prosek, resumes an obsession with the fish of his youth

One could say that they are the ultimate ambassadors from a mysterious netherworld—a liaison between above and below the reflective water’s surface. [...]

December 14, 2015 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

Reflections: Lefty Kreh at 90 – home and away

He has recently celebrated his ninetieth birthday. For the most part, he appears and acts like a man much younger. He’s never had to wear a hearing aid, nor does he need eyeglasses. [...]

August 10, 2015 RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: Sandy Moret’s Famous “Fly Fishing’s All-Star Cast”

Capt. Steve Huff has guided his anglers to more world records and major tournament wins than anyone in fly fishing history [...]

June 3, 2014 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide