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A Martin Scorsese film? No, RIO’s Simon Gawesworth’s

Remaining ignorant of how to apply two-handed to your fly fishing is like watching 24-hour cable news networks and thinking you are politically informed. [...]

January 17, 2020 Fly Casting, Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide, Spey, Videos

Industry News: Atlanta, The Fly Fishing Show

Meet and greet at The Fly Fishing Show in Atlanta, Georgia. If it's a new or improved fly fishing item, almost every one of them can be hands-on for you here. [...]

January 15, 2020 Fly Fishing, Fly Fishing Show, Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Reminder: The Show of Shows – Fly Fishing’s Biggest Gathering is Edison, NJ

The Fly Fishing Show in New Jersey is the biggest of the season's many outdoor shows focused on fly fishing. If you can make it - DO. [...]

January 14, 2020 Fly Fishing, Fly Fishing Show, Gear, RECENT, Worth Knowing

The cheap “Easy Tied Froggy” gets high marks at my “Regional Combine Invitational”

This "Easy Tied Froggy" is best when tied on XL long shank hooks [at least 2xl, but 4xl better] with a straight eye, but it looks pretty plausible on a tube as well. [...]

January 10, 2020 Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide, Videos

BHA: Anti-Public Lands Activist Pendley is without credentials

Well-moneyed special interests remain invested in wresting control of our shared lands and waters and stealing from citizens our greatest national treasure. [...]

January 7, 2020 Public Lands, RECENT, Slide

Virginia’s menhaden fishery plunderers, Omega Protein, slapped on wrist

Valuable fish like stripers rely heavily on menhaden as do whales, and birds of prey, as well as other marine mammals and seabirds. [...]

January 2, 2020 Menhaden, RECENT, Slide

Opinion: Global wild salmon, dams, climate change, hatcheries, and humankind

Hatcheries established to alleviate pressure on wild salmon now endanger them. Fish farms can eliminate as much as 50 percent of near wild fish. [...]

December 30, 2019 Opinion, RECENT, Slide, wild salmon

Time 2019 Person Of The Year: Greta Thunberg

Greta Thunberg's climate change awareness campaign began as one in August of 2017, joined by another on day two. Now millions join her. [...]

December 24, 2019 Climate Change, RECENT, Reminder, Slide

Is there a good reason to clip off the factory installed welded fly line loop?

Clipping off a factory-installed loop on a fly line and then hand tying a Nail Knot, connecting fly line to butt section, is something many guides prefer. [...]

December 20, 2019 Fly Fishing, fly lines, Fly Tying, fly tying knots, RECENT, Slide, Videos

Why Everglades National Park Deserves Your Attention

Everglades National Park is 1.5 million acres of land and freshwater, brackish water, and saltwater, and the most exciting fly fishing destination in the continental US. [...]

December 18, 2019 Everglades National Park, Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide