The winner of this year's Robert Traver Fly-Fishing Fiction Award is Keith McCafferty, for his story Autumn Hope. McCafferty's piece was chosen from among more than 150 stories entered in fly-fishing's most prestigious annual fiction contest. McCafferty-our seventh Fiction Award winner since 1995-lives
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Gear for the Tropics; SA's New Trout Line
Sometimes it's good to get wet
Catching the Annual Brown-Trout Blitz in the Lake Ontario Tribs
Nobody ever wins a trip to Alaska... do they?
Bonefish and grouper and remoras... oh my!
Could it be that fishing the Great Lakes tributaries is more rewarding than, say, New Zealand or Tierra del Fuego?
Ruby Springs Lodge Offers Outstanding Fishing, and Top-Shelf Comfort
Big trout on the San Juan River Tailwater
Suddenly There Is Hope for Marine Fish
Small Streams, Western Rivers--and Angling at Altitude
Finally, a solution to the tedium of tying with calftail
KC Royals Mike Sweeney has an All-Star appetite for fly-fishing
I have heard that you should not mix nylon leaders and tippet material with fluorocarbon leaders and tippet. Is this true, and if so, why? I think the combination becomes explosive if placed in water... Seriously, mixing fluorocarbon and regular nylon can be a problem, but no more so than mixing two
- By: Buzz Bryson
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