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Industry News: Atlanta, The Fly Fishing Show

Meet and greet at The Fly Fishing Show in Atlanta, Georgia. If it's a new or improved fly fishing item, almost every one of them can be hands-on for you here. [...]

January 15, 2020 Fly Fishing, Fly Fishing Show, Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Twin Rivers Cottages – Mataura River – Gore, New Zealand

The Mataura has the highest brown trout population and catch rates of any New Zealand river and is famous for its superb mayfly hatches. [...]

December 4, 2019 Fly Fishing, New Zealand, RECENT, Slide

How to tie Flagler’s Icy Hot Jig Fly

Fly tying has its own seasons and anticipations, setbacks, and triumphs. I'm glad to be seduced by it. When we finish tying, we made something, and that's a good feeling. [...]

November 13, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide, trout, Videos

Fly fishing at night

If you fly fish at night, there is one thing that you would never want to leave home without, a friend. And at least one of you needs to be very familiar with the coordinates. [...]

September 13, 2019 Fly Fishing, Night fishing, RECENT, Slide

Lahontan cutthroat trout was thought extinct, but like Lazurus rose again

Not much is heard about these once thought extirpated Lahontan trout, but fishing for the revitalized version in Pyramid Lake is stand-alone weird, but rewarding. [...]

August 14, 2019 Conservation, Fly Fishing, Lahontan cutthroat trout, 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

Is it time to teach the old dog a new trick – snap roll?

The whole idea is not to have the fly and fly line hit the water at the same time. Kur-plunk is bad when fishing risers, and not too good ever. [...]

July 29, 2019 Fly Casting, Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide

Packaged salad greens are killing trout and salmon on the Upper Itchen

Local stakeholders and policy makers must act to improve their management and conservation positions to protect the world’s rivers. [...]

June 18, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, News, Slide

Rainbows being given the boot

Every spring, cutthroat and rainbow trout mingling in the South Fork spawn batches of fry that hybridize into what is called a cuttbow. [...]

May 20, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide