This weekend, PETA will be flying a banner over beaches in advance of the return of Discovery Channel’s “Shark Week,” pointing out that fish, including sharks, have more to... The post PETA Flies ‘Shark Week’ Warning: Most Dangerous Predator in the Water Is You! appeared first on PETA.
What a Fish Knows: The Inner Lives of Our Underwater Cousins by Jonathan Balcombe draws on the latest advancements in cognitive science to examine the questions of thought, memories, and social structure of fish species. Balcombe, an ethologist, takes the … more ?
The new Predator fly rod series from Redington is ideal for casting big flies and fighting aggressive fish. The thirteen models in the series range from 5-weight through 12-weight. Available August 2016. Read more in the press release below. Redington’s … more ?
Winston has announced that Jeff Wagner has joined the company as new general manager. “Jeff’s impressive professional and fly fishing background will help us grow the business while maintaining an unwavering focus on product quality, customer service and continued innovation,” … more ?
#StCroixRod About St. Croix Rod St. Croix Rod is a family-owned and managed manufacturer of high-performance fishing rods headquartered in Park Falls, The post ICAST: Casts Like a Cannon, Bullseyes Flies appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
As many of you are well aware, our Alaska season is in full swing, and in a few short days we’ll be kicking off our season in British Columbia as well. That means we have spey fishing on the mind, and with that, Stuart Foxall presents us with a simple tip on selecting the proper […]
Just released by Cabela’s: Curtis Fleming has been named the premier outdoor retailer’s Expert Fly Fishing Ambassador! We’re proud to share this The post Curtis Named Cabela’s Expert Fly Fishing Ambassador appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
“Few anglers can resist an actively working fish,” writes Zach Matthews, “especially one that will eat a fly.” In a recent article published on Fly Rod & Reel, Matthews writes about the biology, behavior, and techniques for chasing gar on … more ?
Photo by Chris Hunt A Northern pike is the author's favorite species when it comes to fly fishing with poppers. Pike fishing with popper flies is like flying a kite in a thunderstorm: You never know exactly when the lightning is going to strike, but when it does, the jolt is a spectacular natural explosion. Show More Summary
This short documentary film features Mike Fisher, who spent a year traveling the United States in his van catching a fish on a fly rod in every state.
Redington’s Vice fly rod series is an accessible rod choice for all anglers. Vice are fast-action rods with increased levels of recovery for casting and greater accuracy and control. Read more in the press release below. The Redington Vice Fly … more ?
Next time my pal gives me a “wave off” and tells me, “don’t grab it,” I’ll back away rather than be my normal, helpful, fishing -buddy self. Us fly fishermen have the luxury (unless they live in Norway or Scotland) of assuming there’s only one hook in production and the fish has ate most of … Continue reading Lulled into Complacency by Fly Fishing’s Genteel Side ?
This trailer for the new web series from Dead Drift Fly Fishing Co. highlights fly fishing as a vehicle to explore the landscape of the American West. The first episode will be released July 1, 2016.
This short film features a small fly shop in Coburn, Pennsylvania, where anglers from across the world stop before hitting their destination stream. Via PSU Communications Media.
Chapter 8. I listen to the birds outside. I look at fishes in the sea jumping up the surface for some small flies. I’m free. Not because of the birds or the fishes, nor because I’m alive or dead. It’s because I’m Team Rockit. And so are you. -- Merely Continue reading…
Catching a muskie on a fly is one of fishing’s ultimate challenges. Here are three pieces of gear to help you get the job done. 1. Redington Behemoth $130; redington.com The die-cast Behemoth 11/12 is a true tank. Best of all, it’s very affordable. Show More Summary
MindShift Gear has launched on Kickstarter campaign for the first 3-in-1 fly fishing backpack. The rotation180° Catch & Release wears like a traditional backpack, “but the lower part of the backpack easily rotates to the front for quick access to … more ?
A tippet ring is a very small metal loop that you tie in between a line and a tippet that lets you change tippets frequently without having to shorten the length of your line or leader, something that inevitably happens whenever you tie tippet to it directly. For example, I use a hi-visibility orange, flourocarbon line on most of my […]
Catching a muskie on a fly is one of fishing’s ultimate challenges. No matter where you go, it’s never easy. Muskies in rivers tend to be more predictable. Just like trout, they post up in eddies, deep holes, slow seams, and current breaks—right where you think they should. Show More Summary
Sage introduced its newest fly rod today at the European Fishing Tackle Trade Expo in Amsterdam. I was fortunate enough to receive one of the first production models (9-foot 5-weight) about a month ago, and I have been fishing it ever since—on rivers and lakes, and with dry flies, streamers, and dry-dropper rigs (any setup where an angler must cast). Show More Summary