November 2000

November 2000

The Caddis of Winter

Topics: Coldweather caddis on Connecticut's Farmington River and how to tie the Hare's Ear Caddis Location(s): Connecticut Water(s): Farmington River Insect(s): Various caddis Flypattern(s): Hare's Ear Caddis

  • By: Thomas Ames Jr.

Different Approaches

Topics: Advice on how to cast into the three different parts of a river according to flow

  • By: Jennifer Olsson

Angling Through Autumn

Topics: Fishing Pennsylvania's spring ponds through autumn photo essay Location(s): Pennsylvania

  • By: Cathy Beck
  • and Barry Beck

Mahi Mania

Topics: "Dolphin, the perfect gamefish" Fish: Dolphin Location(s): "Florida Keys, FL" Dealer/Manufacturer(s): The Tibor Reel

High-Tech Tackle

Topics: "Redington Machined Disc-Drag Reels, Harro's Bionic Braid, DeLorme's TOPO USA: Fly-Fishing Edition, Orvis Trident TL 7-Piece 8-Weight" Dealer/Manufacturer(s): "Columbia Fore and Aft Comfort Pack,Diamondback VSR Fly Rods"

  • By: Buzz Bryson

Alaska's Small Creeks

Topics: Fishing the Kowak River and small creeks in Alaska Fish: Rainbows Location(s): "Bristol Bay/Tikchik watershed region, Southwest Alaska" Water(s): The Kokwok

  • By: Craig Norville

Just Walk Away

Topics: "gear for the hike-in angler,packs: J.W. Outfitters H2O Adventure Pack, The Adventure Pack/Emerger, Trout Back, Slough Creek Vest Pack; Orvis Safe Passage Fishing Backpack; William&Joseph Chest Vest, Hydro Vest,Boots: Chota Brookie II; L.L. Bean River Treads Wading Shoe; Simms Guide Boot, Weinbrenner

  • By: Ted Leeson

Miss Mexico and the Roosterfish

Topics: Angling in Baja for roosterfish while running into Miss Mexico contestants Fish: Roosterfish Location(s): "East Cape, Mexico (near the southern tip of Mexico's Baja California)"

  • By: Paul Guernsey

An Ethical Dilemma

Topics: Can we take catch-and-release too far? Or should we go further? are there any ethical solutions? Water(s): West Branch Delaware River

  • By: Pete Bodo

The Jet Ski Hatch

Topics: Jet skis and how they affect bodies of water and the environment Dealer/Manufacturer(s): St. Croix Rods

  • By: Ted Williams


Topics: "Wishing My Father Well: A Memoir of Fathers, Sons, and Fly-Fishing (William Plummer, The Overlook Press), Bush Pilot Angler (Lee Wulff, Down East Books), The Next Valley Over: An Angler's Progress (Charles Gaines, Crown Publishers), Breakfast at Trout's Place (Ken Marsh, Johnson Books)" Dealer/Manufacturer(s):

  • By: Seth Norman

Full Circle

Topics: "Increase your catch and injure fewer fish using circle hooks such as the Vernon Young, and the Circle May" Flypattern(s): "Vernon Young, The Circle May"

  • By: Darrel Martin


Topics: Fishing Midwestern prairie streams Location(s): Midwestern US

  • By: John Gierach