Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Thom Glace" Tag

November events right around the corner

Check with your local fly shop for information about regional fly tying weekends, casting lessons, and outings. The fall is the start of all things 2020. [...]

October 31, 2019 Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Most of us like fly fishing alone, but it’s hard to find alone these days

Hard to believe bison figure into this story, but hang on, they do. The story has what most of us treasure, a little time on the water alone. [...]

October 23, 2019 Bass, brook trout, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Slide, trout

About global fish farms – false negatives are creeping into play

Atlantic salmon cooked almost any way known is delicious - even lazy chef [me] sous vide. Wild-caught is distinguishably better than open pen aquaculture raised. [...]

September 6, 2019 Aquaculture, Atlantic salmon, Atlantic Salmon Federation News, RECENT, Slide

We cannot let the admin divvy up Togiak National Wildlife Refuge among their friends

Currently, the places we hunt, fish, hike, and camp are under daily attack by a sinister political mob. If you do not know that, you're quickly shorn. [...]

August 12, 2019 Alaska, Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Public Lands, Slide

Take an ant to lunch. A trout will thank you

Terrestrials are go-to foodstuffs for trouts in any hemisphere on the planet, in temperate climates they can be fished year-round, or at least I've found that to be true. [...]

August 7, 2019 Fly Fishing, Fly Tying, RECENT, Slide, Videos

Tying terrestrials flies out of foam sheets – a better way

Tying terrestrial flies out of foam sheet stock is almost impossible to improve on… . using cut-outs. The floatant issue a salvation on its own. [...]

June 28, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos

The greatest success story of the Endangered Species Act

The planet’s entire supply of known greenback cutthroats persisted only in a 4-mile stretch of Bear Creek - the south slope of Pikes Peak, outside their native range. [...]

May 20, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Kebari Tsuri to Tenkara to nymphing and tag lines

If you can't always fish big water Alaska, Argentina, or the Madison, keep a Tenkara in the trunk and hit that small stream just off the interstate. [...]

February 20, 2019 FEATURE STORY, RECENT, Slide

Fixing the habitat, the best of Trout Unlimited values expressed

"Natural" predation by birds and animals is reduced by a cover like logs, rock formations, and the water flow constrictions they cause. [...]

February 14, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Meet Thom Glace, 2018 Artist of the Year

The artist angler experiences fly fishing in equal parts - cerebral and physical. For the angling art admirer it inspires protect and conserve the environment. [...]

January 8, 2019 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide