Skills

Wye's Drift Indicator for Nymph Fishing

  • By: Yasuo Wye Yoshida
Learn quot the perfect world quot drift scenario with Wye s Drift Indicator

Begin perfecting the dead drift with this breakthrough new fly-fishing system.

Estimating Tarpon Weight Formula

  • By: Jerry Ault

A marine scientist shares his scientific paper on estimating the weight of tarpon

Biot Hendrickson

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I have taught this pattern in a number of fly-tying classes for my Eastern friends, and all agree-it's a killer.

Angler Flotation Devices

  • By: Beau Beasley
A pontoon boat is stable  easy to maneuver and keeps the angler out of the water

Don't stand on shore and miss the action-launch out to the fish.

From The Heartland's Hottest Hatches June 2008

  • By: Chad Mason

Additional Patterns for May Mayfly Hatches

By Hand, or By Net?

Plus finding the right Spey-casting lines, and more weighty matters.

New Gear

The Bauer Rogue is a useful and intelligent design from a company already notable for high quality large arbor reels

March 2008: Bauer's Rogue Reel, new tying vises and material

10-Minute Ties

  • By: A. K. Best

Soft Hackle Little Yellow Stone

Roy's Biot Emergers

  • By: A. K. Best

Roy Palm probably knows Colorado's Frying Pan River better than any other living person. He has fished it, guided it, and in fact lived just a few yards from it for more than 20 years. He knows all too well how finicky the large trout can get during the numerous hatches that occur there on a daily

Simms G3 Waders, Filsons Mackinaw Jacket and More

G3 Guide Convertible Waders One of the smartest models in Simms' revamped line of waders is the G3 Guide Convertible, which is equally functional in both waist-high and chest-high configurations. Most waders of this type give priority to chest-high mode, with waist-high use an inconvenient afterthought that involves re-wiring your suspenders, fussing with your belt and fighting folds of excess fabric.