Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "waders" Tag

Choosing the right waders and boots

The folks at The Fish Hawk fly shop in Atlanta walk you through the process of picking the right waders and wading boots and insist on GoreTex. [...]

May 22, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Slide, Tips & Tactics

There’s no “designer” runway for waders

What Wading Lab did here is to pick the best performing waders in each of the price ranges. A Simms Gore-Tex and Allen Cattail cannot be performance compared [...]

May 9, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Video: Shoelaces? Fly Fishing. Are you kidding me?

Shoelaces? Fly fishing. Playoffs! While it seems a bit laughable to run a bit about shoelaces, Fraiser's Gink & Gasoline story hit home for me. A tripped on untied shoelace can be dangerous [...]

September 22, 2016 RECENT, Slide, Videos

Gear Review: Finding a pair of waist waders that stay “UP”

Zack Mathews: "Redington’s new Sonicdry wader is a lot better cut than any previous waist high wader, and it also has some very smart clasping innovations. I think it’s the very best waist high wader made to date." [...]

March 10, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Gear Review, Slide

Tips & Tactics: Start trout season off right, be safe and be smart

When you are crossing a river, take a slight downstream approach. Don't fight the current, gently angle downstream and work with the current. [...]

February 19, 2016 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics

Gear: New and noteworthy gear from the 2016 Fly Fishing Show

Here are the items that caught my eye and impressed me with smart innovation, ingenuity, and quality craftsmanship at the 2016 Fly Fishing Show [...]

February 5, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing Show, Gear, Gear Review, Slide