The Perfect Angler

We all fall short - but some fall shorter than others…

Secrets of the Guides

Two dozen ways to fish better this summer

Don Quixote de la Michigan

  • By: Chad Mason

Chasing giant mayflies on the Rogue and Muskegon rivers

Androscoggin River

  • By: Paul Guernsey

A smallmouth mecca in Maine

Big Bugs

There's nothing like a hatch of huge insects to bring out the kid in a fly fisherman. For one thing, most of the larger bugs trout feed upon are around only in late spring and summer, the seasons we all associate with carefree playtime. But there's more to it than that. For instance, whenever you see

Robbed by RAT's

  • By: Ted Williams

You're losing more than money when you have to pay to fish public water

Cortland Dyna-Tip LInes

  • By: Paul Guernsey
  • and Buzz Bryson

Plus, A convenient strike indicator and a beefed-up saltwater line

Flyline Tapers

  • By: Buzz Bryson
  • and Paul Guernsey

Or, no, that's not just an expensive piece of string

Hardy Marksman Rods

  • By: Buzz Bryson
  • and Paul Guernsey

Plus, Scott's X2S saltwater rod, and a waterproof fly box

Under the Influence of Ethanol

  • By: Ted Williams

America's corn-based ethanol program carries high costs in fish, wildlife and tax dollars