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Fifty Tips Tips/Tactics

Fifty Fly Fishing Tips: #12 — Use a versatile and general fly rod

October 15, 2017

Specialized rods are exactly that — special rods for particular circumstances. Such rods make sense when I’m in a boat, where I can easily switch from one rod to…


For Tight Line Nymphing and the Mono Rig, What’s a Good Fly Rod?

October 14, 2016

Nymphing is usually the best way to meet trout on their own terms. Throughout the seasons, simple nymph patterns catch the most fish. That’s especially true here in the…


Save Your Marriage – Buy Less Fly Rods

March 10, 2015

Fly fishing can be an expensive sport.  Most fisherman have thousands of dollars tied up in  reels, waders, boots, chest packs, base layers,  wading jackets, leaders, tippet, flies, and…