Topics: After spinning and trimming--how to keep bass bugs from rotating around the hook shank; advise on largemouth bass rod; fishing-guide failures Dealer/Manufacturer(s): "Thomas&Thomas, Powell&Company, Orvis, Umpqua, Scientific Anglers"
- By: Paul Guernsey
- and Buzz Bryson
Topics: "The author captures trout, salmon and pike with flies, words and watercolors" Fish: "lake trout, brook, Ouananiche, pike" Location(s): Canada State Sector: No. Quebec Water(s): Lac Champdore
Topics: Some pointers to proficiency in all parts of casting Season: July
Topics: Fishing alonea'and liking it Dealer/Manufacturer(s): "Simms, Sage, Ursus Enterprises, Cabela's, Orvis"
Topics: How to fish a nymph or streamer effectively
Topics: "Simms Guide Shirt, Simms Bungalow Shirt, Sage SLT series rods, Gus's Flippable Flot-Pak, Cabela's Portable Fly-Tying Desk, Orvis Vortex Anti-Reverse reel" Season: Fall
- By: Buzz Bryson
- and Paul Guernsey
Topics: Bristish Columbia's Minette Bay Lodge offers old world charm and superb fly-fishing Fish: "Pacific salmon, steelhead" Location(s): No. British Columbia Water(s): Douglas Channel
Topics: The best anglers are those who understand how their attitude affects their fishing
Topics: Memories of Gary LaFontaine
- By: Mike Lawson
- and Stan Bradshaw
Topics: Searching California's McCloud RIver for native rainbows Fish: "McCloud River redband rainbow, brown trout" Location(s): No. California Water(s): McCloud River Insect(s): "mayfly, stonefly, caddisfly"
Topics: "Additions to FR&R include columns by A.K. Best (""Ten Minute Ties"") and Jason Borger (Fly-Fishing Success) join changes announced in March, (""Ask FR&R"", co-written with Buzz Bryson, debuted in April; ""The Traveling Angler"" was launched in January/February 2002 issue). Joan Wulff's Fly-Casting
Topics: Fish First and the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS). Fish: "salmon, steelhead" Location(s): Pacific Northwest
How the pros take great fish pictures
Topics: "L.L. Bean Fly-Casting Handbook (Macauley Lord, The Lyons Press), Solving Fly-Casting Problems (Lefty Kreh, The Lyons Press), The Essence of Flycasting (Mel Krieger, The Countryman Press), The Fly Fisher's Guide to Crimes of Passion (Seth Norman, The Lyons Press)"
Topics: "Bauer MXP, Bauer Little Mac Superlite, Bauer Junior Mac, Fly Logic Arbor, Galvan Large Arbor, Hardy Viscount Disc Large Arbor, Hardy Ultralite Disc Large Arbor, Islander LX, Lamson Litespeed, J. Ryall Quick Series, Lamson Velocity, Marryat Large Arbor, Okuma Integrity, Orvis Rocky Mountain Large
Topics: Dave Whitlock's versatile Red Fox Squirrel Hair Nymph (standard and beadhead)
Topics: Tying the Standby Mayfly Emerger Flypattern(s): Standby Mayfly Emerger Dealer/Manufacturer(s): "Bauer, Galvan, Islander, Marryat, Okuma, Orvis, Redington, Ross, J. Ryall, Sage, Scientific Anglers, St. Croix, Steelfin, Thomas&Thomas, Tibor, Waterworks/Lamson"