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How to Safely Handle Fish

Cutthroat Trout in Net - How to Safely Handle Fish - Catch and Release

We all love the sport of fly fishing. There’s no questioning that. Along with that love of the sport is a responsibility to protect it and the living creatures we love to pursue. How does one do that though? Many people that are new to fly fishing, or even fishing in general, aren’t aware of the proper handling techniques of fish and just how to safely handle fish in order to ensure their survival for the next angler to come along. This may often get overlooked in the grand scheme of learning how to fly fish, but it is one of the most important things to remember when out on the water. [Continue reading]

Fly to Leader Knots to Know

I just can't get enough of these great videos produced by RIO Products. This latest video I'm sure is going to be super helpful to many of you out there. Fly fishing knots, and specifically the fly to leader knots are one aspect of fly fishing that … [Continue reading]

Choosing Tippet Material

The great folks over at RIO Products continue to put out some incredibly helpful information on fly fishing related topics. If  I haven't said it before, I have been a huge fan of their fly lines and leader/tippet material for a long time now. In … [Continue reading]

Leader to Tippet Fly Fishing Knots

It's always great to come across helpful information from others on fly fishing related topics. That's the case with this great video from a great company, RIO Products. I have been a huge fan of their fly lines and leader/tippet material for a long … [Continue reading]

Top 5 Winter Fly Fishing Tips

Winter Fly Fishing Tips - Fly Fishing Basics-2

Many anglers hang up their waders and fly rods when the weather starts to take a turn for the colder spells of Winter. I won't lie, I've had times when that cold, frigid air of Winter makes me shudder as I'm wrapped up in a warm blanket in front of … [Continue reading]