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Why are so many things that make fly fishing easier ignored?

It's always remarkable to see how isolated our thinking can become when coaxed to look into something new. We blindly stick with negativity. [...]

June 12, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide, Worth Knowing

Omega faces last-minute opposition in Atlantic menhaden MSC quest

Omega Protein has been challenged by five non-governmental organizations in its effort to purse seine the menhaden fishery off the US Atlantic Coast. [...]

April 2, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Opinion: Yes, you do need to cast further

It's not my intent to be a contrarian, but it is foolish to say one only needs to cast 30-feet or less to catch most fish. That's short-changing. [...]

September 27, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

At The Vise: Bulkhead Deceiver with Dragon Tail

Dragon Tails are a cool new innovation that move beautifully in the water. Coupled here with Popovic's Bulkhead Deceiver concept, this design is lethal. [...]

March 6, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Slide

Saltwater fly patterns without borders

There are lots of best flies lists. But the best fly for a specific species in a particular region of the world may be useless when called upon to perform in an away game [...]

February 7, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Rise Fishing’s Level X harnesses power and finesse

The Level X is a fast action rod with major lifting power in the butt section and just enough flex in the tip to allow for feel upon presentation, also cutting back on arm fatigue. [...]

February 6, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Gear Review, Review, Slide

Reminder: Fly Fishing Show heads to Atlanta, GA, Feb. 2-3

The Fly Fishing Show is the launching pad into each new angling season, catch up with old friends, meet new ones, and buy “stuff” you can't live without [...]

January 29, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Demystifying fly tying threads – monofilament

If you are a trout angler tying in the #20 to #28 size flies as a matter of course, using mono as a tying thread is probably not of interest. [...]

January 23, 2018 At The Vise, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Reminder: Fly Fishing Show Edison, NJ Jan 26-28

The Fly Fishing Show is the launching pad into each new angling season, catch up with old friends, meet new ones, and buy “stuff” you can't live without [...]

January 18, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Reminder: Fly Fishing Show Marlborough, MA – Jan. 19-21

The Fly Fishing Show is the launching pad into each new angling season, the place to catch up with old friends, meet new ones, and buy “stuff” you can't live without [...]

January 11, 2018 RECENT, Slide