Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "sunfish" Tag

She said: “Crappie fishing is so much fun it ought to be done in bed”

If you can find one crappie, there are dozens more nearby. Panfish, in general, do not cruise to hunt, they park and ambush near structures, but often found in open water at night. [...]

October 1, 2019 Book Review, FEATURE STORY, Flies, Fly Fishing, Slide

Sunfish? You don’t know what you’re missing

Ditch rip lips - embrace the ceremony of fly fishing to arouse the passion of greater reverberations within yourself - Thomas McGuane (paraphrased) [...]

April 10, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Feature Story: They are small, but on a 2-weight and 7X, bluegills rule

Panfish are in thee large sunfish family of spiny-rayed predators such as largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, spotted bass, and five other Southern bass species. [...]

November 25, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide