Trout Realism

  • By: Peter Thompson

he artwork here is excerpted from Freshwater Game Fish of North America: An Illustrated Guide by Peter Thompson, available from Fly Rod & Reel Books.

The Power of One

  • By: Greg Thomas

"Eventually, my confidence grew and I was punching casts within inches of the brush-riddled and trout-saturated banks."

Brook Trout September '09

Brook Trout September '09

The Approach

  • By: Galen Mercer
  • Photography by: Greg Thomas
  • Illustrations by: Galen Mercer
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Stealthy tactics will ensure more hookups with larger trout this summer. You just have to watch your...approach.

Washington Native

Washington Native

My buddy Jeff caught this steelhead in Washington.