March 1996

March 1996

Tackle Guide 1996

Topics: Preview of Tackle Guide 1996

Dark Vision

Topics: Night fishing and night vision technology Fish: Brown trout Location(s): Maine

  • By: Paul Guernsey

The Equinox

Topics: "staying at the Equinox Inn in Manchester Village, VT and fishing the Batenkill River" Location(s): "Manchester Village, Vermont " Water(s): Battenkill River

  • By: Tim Leary

New & Newsworthy

Topics: "Ted Juracsik's Tibor Reels, Flow Tek clear floating line for tropical flats, Blue Water Designs Transporter, RIO recreational Products IGFA-rated tippet, Scientific Anglers WindMaster"

  • By: Jack Samson

Assume the Position

Topics: The proper position from where to launch your cast is the key element in presentation

  • By: Dave Hughes

Body Stances

Topics: Vertical-plane casting

  • By: Joan Salvatto Wulff

Great Shades!

Topics: Angling sunglasses

  • By: Tim Leary

It's a Bitch to be a Baitfish

Topics: Fishing for albacore on North Carolina's Outer Banks Fish: False albacore Location(s): "Outer Banks, North Carolina "

  • By: James Butler

Terror in the Dark

Topics: First night fishing experience

  • By: Scott Roederer

Taking Women Seriously

Topics: Fly fishing gear exclusively for women

  • By: Anna Minicucci

The Odd Man Out Fly

Topics: "tube flies, such as the Tippet Shrimp, and how to tie" Fish: Atlantic salmon Location(s): Norway Water(s): Namsen River Flypattern(s): Tippet Shrimp

  • By: Bill Hunter

The Question

Topics: "affordable rods: Berkley Advanta 9-foot 5-weight, Browning Diana 9-foot 6-weight, Cabela's Fish Eagle Graphite 8 1/2-foot 5-weight and Fish Eagle II 9-foot 4/5-weight, Cortland GRF 1000 9-foot 5/6-weight, CL Graphite 8-foot 5/6-weight and Precision II 9-foot 5/6-weight, Fenwick Streamer 9-foot

  • By: Ted Leeson

Congress's Scorched-Earth Policy

Topics: Salvage logging in national forests Dealer/Manufacturer(s): "Berkley, Browning, Cabela's, Cortland, Fenwick, HT, L.L. Bean, Martin, Orvis, Pflueger, Redington, St. Croix "

  • By: Ted Williams

The Rare and the Unusual

Topics: "Rare and Unusual Fly Tying Materials: A Natural History, Vol. 1: Birds (Paul Schmookler and Ingrid Sils, The Complete Sportsman), A History of Fly Fishing for Trout (John Waller Hills, Fly Fishers' Classic Library), The Salmon Fly: How to dress it and How to Use It (George M. Kelson, Fly Fishers'

  • By: Stephen Bodio

The Familiar Made New

Topics: "fly-tying tools, fly-tying materials: Edgin Hackle Grip Pliers, Umpqua Feather Merchants Tiemco continuous-wire whip-finisher, Rainy's E-Z Leg Tool, Anvil Industries Taperizer Scissors, Spirit River Real-Eyes, Nature's Spirit Fine Natural Dubbing, Rocky Mountain Dubbing ""A Hair's Difference"",

  • By: Darrel Martin

Fish Camps

Topics: Fish camps and lodges and how they differ

  • By: John Gierach