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Fly Line Head Break Down

  The head of a fly line consists of the front taper, belly, and rear taper combined. 

Bruce Chard

"Matching Hatches Made Easy" by Charlie Meck

My good friend, Charlie Meck, is about to have his new book hit the shelves.  I spoke with

Paul Weamer

Macauley 'Mac ' Lord Honored With Lifetime Achievement Award

REPORT, Maine—Macauley "Mac" Lord has been given the highest distinction in the fly casting

Jeff Simpson

Photarium From Wild Fish Conservancy

Check out the Photarium. Available through the Wild Fish Conservancy, these Plexiglas boxes

Diana Rudolph

Fly Lines - Running Line Break Down

Running line is the section of line after the rear taper and extends all the way to the end of

Bruce Chard

Fly Lines - Belly Break Down

The Belly is where most of the weight is stored on fly lines and is the section between the

Bruce Chard

Product Review: Sawyer's new Dynelite Oars

Looking for a set of oars that will move your boat with less effort and dig better in shallow

John Larison

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: THE LITTLE JUNIATA RIVER ASSOCIATION

Central Pennsylvania's Little Juniata River has a long history of pollution and abuse from the

Paul Weamer

Gift Guide For The Flyfisher

It's the time of year for giving, and we fly fishers tend to be gear junkies which means we

Lance Egan

Fly Lines - The Rear Taper

The rear taper is the section of fly lines that tapers down the belly to the running line. 

Bruce Chard

Bamboo Rod Give Away Question

I am giving the rod away'hopefully to someone who loves bamboo rods and will take the time to

Ross Purnell, Editor

Gearing up for Winter: The Essential Switch Rod

A switch rod will allow you to find fish you otherwise would have missed.

John Larison

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