Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Sage" Tag

Opinion: OPST takes casting to new places, adds options – ends line confusion

Fly lines, not rods or reels, have been wearing the pants in the fly fishing industry for quite some time. Lefty Kreh, ever the sage, said not long ago: "It's hard to find a bad rod today ." [...]

August 16, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Opinion, Slide

News: Sage announces The X Rod series

The latest creation from Sage fly fishing is The X Rod series. Designer, Jerry Siem, knows his tapers and we expect high marks on his latest creation. [...]

June 22, 2016 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Video Roundup: Wide Open, Strip, Sage SALT, Gift From the Sky

We have a nice roundup of high energy videos this week. If you cannot be on the water, whet your appetite for the tug with these killer short films. [...]

June 15, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Videos

Reminder: Low Country Fly Fishing Expo this Saturday in SC

A real bonus for the attendees is that there will be dozens of Low Country guides helping out anglers at the casting pond. [...]

April 4, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Reminder, Slide

Advice: Pro tips on caring for your gear from Sage Fly Fishing

Reduce the drag pressure to the lowest setting when the reel is not in use, and store in the neoprene reel case away from extreme heat. [...]

March 15, 2016 Advice, RECENT, Slide

Fly Fishing Show: Western North Carolina’s first fly fishing festival

Bryson City has emerged as the southeast best trout fishing destination. If you are a fly fisherman looking for the best in what Western North Carolina has to offer, then Bryson City is the place to start [...]

August 28, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing Show, News, Slide

Industry News: Sage speeds-up Accel line with faster Bolt

The BOLT is a faster action than it's relative ACCEL. BOLT comes in 4-, 5-, 6-, 7-, and 8-weights in 9-foot lengths, will be available August 2015, and will retail for $650 [...]

June 23, 2015 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Fly Fishing Show: March Low Country Fly Fishing Expo

The Low Country Fly Fishing Expo served platoon of 70 plus fly angling enthusiasts to learn, relearn or refresh themselves with the very core matters of fly angling [...]

April 1, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing Show, Slide

Industry News: 2014 WNC Fly Fishing Expo December 5 & 6 in Asheville, NC

Expo features local fly shops, angling clubs and fly-fishing art. Simms, Orvis, Scientific Anglers, Flymen Fishing will be there, and Sage will showcase the newest gear for 2015 [...]

December 4, 2014 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

News: Finally, Savannah gets in the game

What a shock when I google-searched "fly shops Savannah" only to find that the closest fly shops were in Augusta, Jacksonville or Atlanta - nothing even nearby. Unbelievable! [...]

October 29, 2014 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide