Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Tennessee" Tag

Flycraft, fly fishing, and smallmouth bass

No need for a trailer, no need for a crowded ramp, no need to mortgage your home, no need for a storage shed - wanna go fishin', go. [...]

July 15, 2019 Boating, Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide

Jigged “Euro Streamer” with Lance Egan

Lance Egan is a Team USA member. His inventions: Frenchie, Red Dart, and Rainbow Warrior. "Modern Nymphing” is the best ever on Euro-nymphing. [...]

March 12, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Tips & Tactics

“Volunteers” Host Biggest Tying Weekend in the South

There's nothing quite like this fly tying event in the country. It’s a great weekend opportunity for the whole family. Make the trip! [...]

October 17, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: Sept 14 – 20, 2018

This past week's news has been impactful. We're going steadily backwards on public lands, conservation, clean air and water. [...]

September 20, 2018 RECENT, Slide

A.D.Maddox: The Quintessential Art of Phenomenal

A. D. Maddox is probably the most recognized artist in the fly fishing industry. Her art is highly stylized but always fresh and alive with energy. [...]

August 30, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Jessica Callihan: Look up resilience, you’ll find her there

A Michigan farm girl with a full academic scholarship to Western Michigan skipped her last two years to serve her country post 9/11. [...]

December 5, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry News: Fly Tyers weekend in November

At fly tying shows like this one, regional patterns that catch fish get discovered. Many patterns transport well and become your new, secret "killer" pattern - far from its origin [...]

October 16, 2017 RECENT, Slide

COE 1976 boondoggle dam to go down in TN

Removing dams restores connectivity. This dam removal reconnects two fish populations and once again breed a stronger genetic base [...]

August 9, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Destination: Trout season over? Not in the Southern Appalachians

If a trip to Argentina, Chile or New Zealand are not in your budget. Try big trout late fall and early winter in the South. The fly fishing can be awesome. Guiding is superb [...]

November 7, 2016 Destinations, FEATURE STORY, Slide

Destinations: Great fly fishing venues in the Southern Appalachian Mountains

Appalachia, especially the Southern real eastate, Georgia, North Carolina Tennessee, South Carolina and a small portion unmined West Virgina have an abundance of native trouts [...]

January 26, 2016 Destinations, RECENT, Slide