Outerwear

Secrets of the Guides

Two dozen ways to fish better this summer

$15,000 Fly Rod

Here's your chance to own a piece of history

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

Old School: New School: Waders

You don't have to look back far to see how much waders have changed over the years. Heck, 20 years ago neoprene waders--those steamy saunas for your legs and nether regions--were considered state of the art; now they just seem barbaric. These days things are far more civilized. An angler now has the

Through a Glass Darkly

A good pair of polarizing glasses may well be your most important piece of fishing gear

R.L. Winston's Vapor Series Rods

  • By: Buzz Bryson
  • and Paul Guernsey

Plus, a jacket from Simms; Cloudveil's vest & BossTin split-shot

The Kudo Awards

Kudos ('k(y)a-dos) [Greek kydos; akin to Greek akouein, to hear] award, honor; prestige Yes, "Kudos"... a word that makes anglers hunger for the finest fly tackle, for the true stories of great fly-fishers who are larger than life-and also for a certain chewy candy bar that is not half bad

Bats: Catch-and-Release

  • By: Paul Guernsey
  • and Buzz Bryson

Plus, an all-around rod selection; and choosing wader styles

Getting Fleeced

  • By: Tim Leary

Topics: Synthetic fleece