The last thing you want is your essential gear to get wet.
There is hardly a species that’s harder to catch on a fly rod than Atlantic salmon.
Many fly anglers consider a fly fishing vest a crucial piece of equipment. Here is why and what you should consider.
Natural flowing waters have a magical attraction. Whether fast flowing or quietly rippling. Both make you calm in a special way.
Is there anything more frustrating and fascinating at the same time than trying to catch a lake trout at my home water? I doubt it…
I have been a fly fisher for more than a decade now. A few years back the thought of building my own tackle crossed my mind for the first time.
After four generations of study we have learned and documented a lot about the extraordinary life of the Atlantic Salmon.
Last fall I hiked into two lakes at the end of a long dusty road in a remote wilderness in Eastern Washington.
With the Swiftcurrent line, Patagonia adds a new top tier to its waders. Here is our verdict.
It was the year 1981 when I had my first fly fishing experiences with trout and chub. Things changed when I discovered (black) bass on the fly in 1984. I fell in love immediately.>>
I woke up just before my 5 am alarm and jumped in the shower. The night was spent dancing on the surface of sleeping, dreaming and waking.
Fabrizio Gajardoni is one of the most respected fly tiers in Europe. We met him in Italy to talk about salmon flies and his one of a kind artistic creations.
Fly fishing carp has become increasingly popular since the species is found in many habitats. Rainer Ballin provides a step-by-step for one of the best carp flies.
Log cabins, woodsmoke and Kamloops trout go together. I visited a rustic fishing camp in the British Columbia interior twice this summer.
Fishing pliers are one of the most important tools when hitting the water. They can remove a hook, cut a line or even the shank of a hook. Here is what you should look for.
Fly fishing sunglasses – one of the most important items when hitting the water. We share opinions on why you should invest in a good pair of polarized sunglasses.
Wading boots are like ski boots. You only know what’s possible once you’ve tried the best. Say hello to the Patagonia Danner Boots.
There are few things more important in fly fishing than strong knots. We show you how to tie five of the most important ones.
Scapin builds some of the finest bamboo fly rods in Europe. We visited him in Padova, Italy, to talk about how he got started and a special kind of rod he makes.
The Algarve in the South of Portugal is known as one of Europe’s most popular tourist destinations.
Aquaculture, sometimes referred to as fish farming is not historically known for its sustainability.
The alarm jangled the last fits of sleep, dancing on already excited nerves, which didn’t really need much waking up at 4am believe it or not.