On this day….. Veterans day

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By Aleks Renshaw IN TODAY’S AMERICA, ONLY ABOUT 0.4 PERCENT OF OUR NATION DEFEND US FROM ALL ENEMIES, FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC. “The veterans of our military services have put their lives on the line to protect the freedoms that we enjoy. They have dedicated their lives to...



Saturday Shoutout / Anchored With Oliver White

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Oliver White is one of the most interesting people I’ve ever met. I was super excited to see that he has sat down with April Vokey to record an episode of her podcast, “Anchored.” I consider both Oliver and April friends, but I’ve never actually been...



New Gear From Fishpond

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You can always count on Fishpond for fly-fishing gear on the cutting edge. Fishpond leads the industry in fishing gear made from recycled materials. What’s awesome about that is, you don’t sacrifice function while you’re helping out the environment. Every piece of Fishpond gear I’ve ever...



3 Classic Flies For New Tyers

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By Bob Reece Three points of contact provide stability.  There are a plethora of patterns that new tiers could begin with.  Yet three in particular lay out the fundamental techniques needed to create a stabile foundation for your fly tying future.  The Woolly Bugger, Pheasant Tail and Elk...



Why ask why? Try dry flies for Steelhead

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By Jeff Hickman CATCHING A STEELHEAD BY SKATING A DRY FLY IS THE COOLEST WAY TO CATCH THEM. I always have said that one fish on the dry is worth ten on wet flies...but why? It's not like it's impossible to catch them on dries. It can...