While small flies are often the go-to for winter fishing conditions, it is also the best time, argues Spencer Durrant, to learn streamer fishing. “Winter isn’t the only time trout act like this, but it’s the season where they’ll short … more ?
A new report, “Disappearing Rivers,” details the Western US waterways threatened by development and pollution. “Water may be crucial for life in the West, but Westerners in 11 states have manipulated and trashed rivers to such an extent that half … more ?
Learn about the designs of and techniques for tying classic Intruder flies for steelhead in this recent video from Jay Nicholas. There are plenty of urban angling opportunities around the Washington D.C. metro area and Rob Snowhite helps anglers find … more ?
In this video from the Game Angling Instructors’ Association, Lindsay Moore demonstrates a common casting fault: tailing loops. Learn more here about how to identify this common casting mistake as well as techniques for improving your cast. A federal lawsuit … more ?
The University of Washington’s Friday Harbor laboratory is tackling one of its biggest projects to date: CT scanning and cataloging every fish species in the world, an estimated 66,000. About 2,700 are finished. Via King 5. Learning to double haul … more ?
This film from LOOP Media features amazing footage of fishing for King salmon near Torres Del Paine National Park in Chilean Patagonia.
RIO has announced the expansion of fly lines in their Skagit Trout Max Shooting Heads and Scandi Short VersiTip collections. Read more in the press release below. RIO Products Adds Sizes to its Trout Spey Collection IDAHO FALLS, IDAHO (January … more ?
Trout are visual predators, writes Jason Randall, and understanding what they see can help increase your success on the water. “A trout’s sense of vision affects every aspect of angling—from fly design and presentation to the way we approach the … more ?
Swedish fly tier Andreas Andersson specializes in streamers and is the creator of patterns like the Aino, Sid, Ragdolly, and Unholy Diver. In the most recent episode of Streamer Chronicles, Brian Wise highlights his philosophy on streamer design and technique and … more ?
This short film follows Bucky Buchstaber and his team on their journey through Thailand in pursuit of the elusive blue mahseer. An Official Selection of the 2018 International Fly Fishing Film Tour. Via Fly Fishing Collaborative.
Filmed at Turneffe Flats in Belize, the 7th season of the award-winning television series Buccaneers & Bones is now airing on Outdoor Channel. Read more in the press release below. 7th Season of Buccaneers & Bones Now Airing Denver, Colorado— Bonefish & Tarpon …
This video of fly fishing Georgia’s small streams for brook trout will have you dreaming of summer in no time. Via Winged Reel.
Mike Tayloe writes about teaching wilderness first aid in the jungles of Guyana. Along with fishing for arapaima, Tayloe brought a custom course to guides and staff at the Rewa Eco-Lodge. “There have only been a few other places on earth … more ?
Our pal and legendary Alaskan fishing guide, Fred Telleen, just put together a great video for North 40 Fly Shop on how to tie his ‘Twisted Sculpin,’ a deadly pattern originally developed for big Alaska rainbows. It’s no secret we love tossing sculpins for our resident rainbow trout, and you can be sure we’ll have […]
This film from Mikey Wier features the great adventure of floating 100 miles of a remote Alaska river. An Official Selection of the 2018 International Fly Fishing Film Festival.
When it comes to casting, most anglers focus on improving their distance. However, the ability to make short and precise casts can be just as difficult and important. In this instructional video “Bruce goes over the fundamentals of making a tight … more ?
The stories of Alaska Native people and their navigation of the benefits and risks posed by natural resource development projects are highlighted in a new multimedia project, “Alaska Water Wars.” “While the exploration and development of natural resources bring much-needed … more ?
In a recent detailed article on Discover Tenkara, Paul Gaskell outlines the principles and design behind kebari fly patterns. Learn “tricks, tactics and fly design principles that are pretty common knowledge for top Japanese anglers” in this article. It can … more ?
This short film from Fly Fishing Nation features Atlantic salmon fishing on the Ponoi River on Russia’s Kola Peninsula.
In this short film, the Capt Jack Productions team searches for tiger fish in Africa. “Armed to the teeth, and a ferocious alpha predator in all the rivers they are found, it is no easy task to get one to hand.” …