November 1998

November 1998

Slack Line & The Dry Fly

Topics: How to dodge drag and get a better drift

  • By: Dave Hughes

Chile's Saltwater Rainbows

Topics: Fishing for rainbows in Chile Fish: "rainbows trout, coho salmon" Location(s): "Chile, South America"

  • By: Paul Guernsey

The Bi-Yak Summit

Topics: "testing out the new Bi-Yak boat in North Park, Colorado" Location(s): "North Park, Colorado"

  • By: Silvio Calabi

A Mixed Bag

Topics: "Montana""s Guide's Boat Bag; Monic Coldwater Clear floating fly line; Bighorn Lanyard; Arne Mason Leather Rod Cases"

  • By: Paul McGurren

The Best Smallmouth Fly

Topics: The history of the Murray Hellgrammite and how to fish it Fish: Smallmouth bass Flypattern(s): Murray's Hellgrammite

  • By: Harry Murray

Illusions of Steel

Topics: Fishing New York State in early spring Fish: Steelhead Location(s): "Pulaski, New York" Water(s): Salmon River

  • By: Will Ryan

Indian Summer

Topics: Fishing various areas of Montana in the fall Fish: Trout Location(s): Montana Season: Summer

  • By: E. Donnall Thomas

Australian for Permit

Topics: Fly fishing for Australian permit Fish: Australian permit Location(s): Australia

  • By: Jack Samson

Fishing for Eels

Topics: Asian appetites for eels endangers the East Coast food chain

  • By: Ted Williams

Assaying Essays

Topics: "Reeling in Russia (Fen Montaigne, St. Martin's Press), The River Home: An Angler's Explorations (Jerry Dennis, St. Martin's Press), The Upland Way (Mark Jeffrey Volk, Winding Ridge Press), Trout Streams of Alberta: A Guide to the Best Fly Fishing (Jim McLennan, Johnson Gorman Publishers), The

  • By: Seth Norman

On Proper Proportions

Topics: " fly tying and proper proportions: dry fly( traditional); catskill dry fly; thorax wing dun(marinaro); compara-dun(Caucci-Nastasi); dry fly(hair wing); wet fly(quill wing); nymph(extended-shank patterns); dry fly(parachute hackle); no-hackle dun(Swisher-Richards); soft-hackle; hen-spinner(Swisher-Richards);

  • By: Darrel Martin

The Ultimate Rollcast

Topics: Fishing a reservoir and triumphing over the restrictions placed on fishing there Fish: Trout

  • By: John Gierach