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Profile: Monte Burke interviews Orvis’ Tom Rosenbauer

Rosenbauer has taught countless people how to fly fish, written 10 books, hosts a weekly advice podcast and invented the magnetic net retractor. [...]

November 18, 2015 Profile, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: Writer, Carl Hiaasen tells it like he sees it

Hiassen on fly fishing: "The other sad fact is that you can’t write a book with a fly rod in one hand, so you end up trying to grab some time on the water between chapters." [...]

November 12, 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: Forbes Magazine’s Monte Burke sums up year’s best writing

Those were the years when the angling writing scene was heavily-influenced by two central figures: Sports Afield magazine and the author, Thomas McGuane. [...]

January 7, 2014 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

Fishing Freshwater: Salmon in Labrador, Canada

He once cast to a single salmon for nine straight hours [...]

September 19, 2013 RECENT, Spot

News: America’s top 10 fly fishing states

Which states are in the top 10 for fly fishing in the North America? Monte Burke explores... [...]

April 26, 2013 News, RECENT, Spot

News: Actor Michael Keaton, writer Tom McGuane and fly fishing legend Stu Apte come together to help save Bonefish & Tarpon Trust

On an unseasonably chilly night in Manhattan a gaggle of businessmen, anglers and fishing guides gathered for an auction and dinner to save bonefish, tarpon and permit [...]

April 8, 2013 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide, Spot

An Interview: An interesting take on the why of fly fishing, rather than another how to double haul.

As many of you know, I’m a bit of a flyfishing nut. That obsession started for me at relatively young age, like 10 or 11. Since I couldn’t drive then and had to go to friggin’ school most days, I [...]

December 10, 2012 RECENT, Spot, Uncategorized