Redfish Can't Jump

  • By: Fly Rod and Reel

A DVD that celebrates fly-fishing in the marshes of North Carolina for the "bronze ghost"—and cautions on ways in which faulty fisheries management is seriously imperiling this popular inshore species.

The Marble Run

  • By: Fly Rod and Reel

2010 Rusty Gates Memorial Honorable Mention Story from the Robert Traver Fly-Fishing Writing Award presented by Fly Rod & Reel and the John D. Voelker Foundation

Good Glasses

  • By: Fly Rod and Reel

Swtich...and you'll be glad you did with this quick-change lens system...

Great White Story

  • By: Joe Healy
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"Picture this…Dense fog off the tip of Monomoy Island, on outer Cape Cod, visibility about 200 feet, and we are fly-fishing for striped bass."

Camp Elegance

  • By: Donald J. Goodman
JOHN D. VOELKER/Robert Traver

The 2010 Robert Traver Fly-Fishing Writing Award Winners will be announced in our Autumn 2010 issue. But for now, a look back at 2009.... The Special Rusty Gates Honorable Mention Recognition for a 2009 Robert Traver Fly-Fishing Writing Award Finalist of particular merit.... "I am standing in the dark doorway at two in the morning looking down the silvered, rain-washed lawn, hearing from across the river the haunting whoop of a whippoorwill and on this side listening to the rollicking fly-fishing trinity sitting around the picnic table—a rendezvous with John Voelker, Mary Orvis Marbury and Dame Juliana Berners."