McGuane's Favorite Fly

  • By: Fly Rod and Reel
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In celebration of Fly Rod & Reel naming novelist and conservationist Thomas McGuane 2010 Angler of the Year, Bob White sent McGuane a commemorative print titled “An Outside Chance” with a pencil drawing of an Adams tied with turkey quill, one of McGuane’s favorite patterns: “It’s an idea swiped from an old Michigan fly, the Borcher Special, and really adds to its bugginess,” McGuane says.

 

(Below) Bob White's "An Outside Change," in homage to the McGuane book of essays of the same name…