Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn In the past few years, Euro nymphing, or tight-line nymphing, has become all the rage. It has been hailed as a new, and very effective way to fish for trout. But I beg to differ. Effective it is, new it is not! In the Beginning English angler, G.E.M. Skues, began the development […]
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Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Like so many things in life, the ideal fly rod length has evolved not in a straight line, but rather, in a full circle. Today, the standard, or most commonly manufactured trout rod, is nine feet in length. Most manufacturers offer shorter rods for fishing small streams, and a few are beginning […]
Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Animas Reel by Ross Reels Are you looking for a large-arbor reel that doesn’t cost a fortune? A reel with a buttery-smooth drag system that will protect a 6X tippet? Then the new, large-arbor Animas Reel from Ross Reels may be the reel that you are looking for. This reel reminds me of the […]
Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Product Reviews – Tips for Bargain Hunting Fly fishing gear continues to become more and more expensive. Consequently, I am always looking for bargains. Following are some tips for bargain hunting. The first step for the frugal angler is to understand the sales cycle of fly fishing gear. New products are […]