Fly Lines

Ask FR&R

  • By: Paul Guernsey
  • and Buzz Bryson
How to tie the nail less nail knot

The Scoop On Loops Casting loops, loop-to-loop connections-and getting fish on the reel


Generation Gap Our 'Generation Gap' essays in June provoked discussion concerning whether an angler could or should be judged by his age, his equipment, clothes--or lack thereof-- or choice of beverage. To add your comments, visit . Regarding the "Does Fly-Fishing Have a Generation Gap?"

Secrets of the Guides

Two dozen ways to fish better this summer

Cortland Dyna-Tip LInes

  • By: Paul Guernsey
  • and Buzz Bryson

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

Is Your Fly Rod Too Fast?

  • By: Buzz Bryson
  • and Paul Guernsey

Plus, avoiding tailing loops, and an angler's fear of failure

The 2007 Kudo Awards

Once again, it's the time of year when the staff of FR&R gets together with some of the magazine's closest friends in order to choose those pieces of gear that deserve to be recognized with a Kudo Award for outstanding fly tackle. Selections for the 2007 Kudos were made by a panel of angling experts

Trico Tricks

  • By: Chad Mason

Seven tips to beat summer's hottest hatch

Cutthroats in Paradise

  • By: Ed Carroll

Floating the Middle Fork of Idaho's Salmon River

Bass in the Burbs

  • By: Chad Mason

How to find largemouths in your backyard

Over in the Meadow

  • By: A. K. Best

When spring runoff blows out the rivers, head to the rills of the meadows to find fish