Flats & Tropics

Secrets of the Guides

Two dozen ways to fish better this summer

Flyline Tapers

  • By: Paul Guernsey
  • and Buzz Bryson

Or, no, that's not just an expensive piece of string

A New Tie in Town

  • By: Darrel Martin

Hot new tying materials, and how to use them

Turneffe Flats Lodge

  • By: Paul Guernsey

Tropical saltwater angling in Belize, any time of year

Reforming the Corps of Engineers

  • By: Ted Williams

The Corps has tried to control nature. Now it's time to control the Corps.

Pits in the Crown Jewels

  • By: Ted Williams

It was a day of superlatives in a place of superlatives. I had thought I threw a long line until I watched the guy fishing with me--Steve Rajeff, who can cast farther than any other man on the planet [see: Ask FR&R July/October]. Together we eased down the clean gravel of the river that sustains the

Through a Glass Darkly

A good pair of polarizing glasses may well be your most important piece of fishing gear

The Kudo Awards

Kudos ('k(y)a-dos) [Greek kydos; akin to Greek akouein, to hear] award, honor; prestige Yes, "Kudos"... a word that makes anglers hunger for the finest fly tackle, for the true stories of great fly-fishers who are larger than life-and also for a certain chewy candy bar that is not half bad

Bats: Catch-and-Release

  • By: Buzz Bryson
  • and Paul Guernsey

Plus, an all-around rod selection; and choosing wader styles

Gary Anderson

  • By: Stephen Camelio

The NFL's all-time leading scorer talks about performing under pressure