Keep Your Rod Tip Off the Water for Longer Drag-Free Drifts

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Are you finding yourself struggling to get long drag-free drifts on the water? If the answer is yes, you may be holding your rod tip too close to the water during your drifts. When your rod tip is positioned too low, you're putting unnecessary fly line...



The Mental Game of Permit and Steelhead Fishing

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By Tucker Ladd I will be the first to admit it — I have a permit fishing problem. While that is a hard enough itch to scratch, living in the urban wilderness of Denver, CO, I have also developed a bit of a steelhead fishing...



Sunday Classic / Treat your sunglasses as though your vision depends upon them

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YOUR ROD, REEL AND LINE MAY BE THE ONLY PIECES OF GEAR MORE IMPORTANT THAN YOUR SUNGLASSES. On most days I'd rather have the wrong fly than the wrong glasses. They are not only crucial for sight fishing and reading water but make wading safer and...



Cut A Dovetail Every Day

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Woodworking has taught me a few things about fly fishing. Before Gink and Gasoline I was, for a time, very involved in the world of woodworking. I was fortunate to photograph and spend time working with some of the most talented folks in the field, many...



Angler Attitude Can Increase Success During Tough Fishing Conditions

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Editors Note: It is with great humility that I share this article. I do so because I think the message is sound. I'd like to say thanks to Kent for the kind words. - Louis By Kent Klewein I'M GRATEFUL TO HAVE A FULL-TIME FISHING PARTNER THAT...