Fly Fishing: The River Knows by Christopher Puddy

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Today, we're pleased and honored to bring you an inspirational work of fly fishing alliterative verse by Christopher Puddy. Christopher's an amazing poetry writer, author, professor and loyal Gink & Gasoline fan. Puddy's work, "The River Knows" is his take on man's connection with nature....



Fly Fishing: Salt Life Isn’t Always Fair

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MY PREVIOUS FISHING TRIP TO THE SALT REMINDED ME LIFE IS NOT ALWAYS FAIR Wool socks and thermals on, fleece on top of that, buff raised high on the nose, I battened down the hatches on my final layer of protection, my rain jacket and pants....



Fly Tying Contest: Subsurface Frog Pattern Entry Finalists

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Last week, I dropped a bombshell, announcing a fly tying contest giveaway intended to challenge our readers to come up with a Subsurface Streamer Frog Pattern that could be used for trout and other warm-water species (fished on a floating or intermediate fly line). It's...



Sunday’s Classic / You Can Mouse Just About Anywhere

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Nine years ago, I got fed up with reading articles about people all around the country and abroad fly fishing with mouse patterns and landing truly giant trout. It seemed every medium I read or watched, there were people showcasing how productive mouse fishing could...



Saturday Shoutout / SCOF Issue #10

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I enjoy nothing more than reading the quarterly fly fishing magazine by Southern Culture On The Fly. It has a perfect mix of humor, more humor, how-to and plenty of grand photography. The boys at SCOF are great friends of ours, they're always just a...