April 2001

April 2001

Midway Atoll

Topics: "fishing Midway Island, Hawaii and the history behind the island" Fish: "marlin, amberjack, mahi, yellowtail, rainbow runners, kawakawa, ulua" Location(s): "Midway Island, Hawaii" Water(s): Pacific Ocean

  • By: E. Donnall Thomas

New Gear for the New Year

Topics: "new gear for the year 2001: Sage 5-piece rods in the RPLXi Saltwater Series, G. Loomis GL2 rods in four new colors, Winston LTX 3-piece series, Powell Advantage Series, Quarrow ML1 through ML4, L.L. Bean 6-piece Travel Series Fly Rods, Bellinger Cane Builder's Package, Loop USA Evotec LW series,

  • By: Ted Leeson

Thinking Big

Topics: "attractor flies such as The Chernobyl Ant, Mikulak Sedge, Morrisfoam Predator" Flypattern(s): "The Chernobyl Ant, Mikulak Sedge, Morrisfoam Predator"

  • By: Skip Morris

Mainly Massachusetts

Topics: Smallmouth fishing on the Quabbin Reservoir Fish: Smallmouth Location(s): Central Massachusetts Water(s): Quabbin Reservoir

  • By: Will Ryan

Affordable Rods

Topics: "Galvan Reels Open Back series, G. Loomis Entry-Level Kits, Jenkins SC Series Graphite Rods, Ronny Titan Wader"

  • By: Buzz Bryson

Making Your Own

Topics: Building your own bamboo fly rod and the tools and resources you need

  • By: Ed Engle

Cowboys and Cutthroats

Topics: Upper Yellowstone fly fishing adventure by horseback and mule pack Fish: Cutthroats Location(s): "West Yellowstone, MT" Water(s): Upper Yellowstone River

  • By: Paul Guernsey

Fishable Waters

Topics: "A bill to fulfill the promise of the Clean Water Act, Fishable Waters Act"

  • By: Ted Williams

Rotten Reviews

Topics: "The Greatest Fishing Stories Ever Told (edited by Lamar Underwood, The Lyons Press), The Fly Fisher's Illustrated Dictionary (Darrel Martin, The Lyons Press), Engulfed: A Photographic Celebration of People, Places, and Fish Around the Gulf Coast (David J. Sams, Tapestry Press), Fly Fishing the

  • By: Seth Norman

Of Soft Deceit

Topics: "tying the soft collapsibles, CDC Particular, CDC Crane" Flypattern(s): "CDC Particular, CDC Crane"

  • By: Darrel Martin

Roadside Creeks

Topics: Fishing roadside creeks Dealer/Manufacturer(s):

  • By: John Gierach