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In God We Trust, but the blogosphere we parse

Here's an excellent, short video that nails the common cold of fly casting. Mistakes most do not even know they're making. [...]

July 3, 2019 Fly Casting, RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos

It’s a good idea to be a “leader” snob

It's worth it to buy the best leader material. It's worth it to spend extra time rigging your leaders. It's worth it to take extreme care when doing these things. [...]

March 18, 2019 RECENT, Slide

Industry News: International Fly Fishing Fair & FishFest

A strong attendance at last year's Fair and FishFest hints the same popularity for this year's Fly Fishing Fair & FishFest in angling waters surrounded Boise, ID [...]

May 23, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide

A fishing story. Me and Daisey

Fishing a private section of a river or stream full of trout or salmon is a rarity in the U. S. More European. Let's not go backward and call privatizing public lands and waterways as being Great Again [...]

October 6, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Fly line, how it’s made

A thoughtful chosen fly line will produce results that improve or maximize the performance of the fly rod. This choice can make or break an outfit. [...]

June 20, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Leaders and Tippets: Everything you need to know

Leader builds, materials choices and knots to secure them are regarded by serious anglers with a zealousness akin to religion. Leader are not to be taken lightly [...]

May 30, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Part II: History of US shooting heads

There shouldn't be any confusion with regard to shooting head fly lines. Merely, it's the redistribution of weight; more in front and less in the back, period [...]

April 6, 2017 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Part I: History of US shooting heads

There shouldn't be any confusion with regard to shooting head fly lines. Merely, it's the redistribution of weight; more in front and less in the back, period [...]

April 6, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Reminder: 2016 WNC Fly Fishing Expo December 2 & 3

If you have been, you will be there again this year. If you have never been, you need to go this year. Folks just like you will be there. Go, you'll never regret it [...]

November 28, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Reminder, Slide

American Museum of Fly Fishing: Fit to be Tyed alters program

This annual favorite will now be hosted over the course of two weekends in February, culminating with the Iron Fly, fly tying competition. [...]

January 19, 2016 American Museum of Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide