Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Phil Monahan" Tag

Destinations: Sometimes the best destination is just down the road

Many times when we fly fish, even in rich waters, we tend to think that it's better on the other side. You don't need that baggage with brookies [...]

December 15, 2016 Destinations, RECENT, Slide

Tips & Tactics: The Snap-T cast makes life easier

You can turn a seemingly unworkable fly fishing situation into a fish catching advantage. All you need to do is learn a few "spey" casting techniques. [...]

December 7, 2016 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Of Interest: Orvis’ Phil Monahan Interviews Manifesto’s Mortensen

I try to put whatever glass fly rod I’m using in a onlookers hands to cast. Usually, they say the rod isn’t heavy at all? Then they exclaim, “WHOA…I can feel my backcast.” [...]

April 8, 2015 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: Understanding fly rods and choosing one

What's the differences between fast - and slow-action fly rods? [...]

September 13, 2013 Of Interest, RECENT, Spot