Saving the North Woods

  • By: Ted Williams

Nothing like this has ever been attempted anywhere.

The FR&R Angling Expedition Sweepstakes

  • By: Paul Guernsey

Win the Ultimate Fly-Fishing Vehicle... and drive it to your choice of three incomparable angling adventures!

Permit Paradise

  • By: Fly Rod and Reel

Focused flats angling in southern Belize

Two-Fisted Fishing

  • By: Paul Guernsey

I grew up as a deprived youngster-although I was scarcely aware of it at the time, and it left no permanent scars. By deprived I mean that my fishing life consisted entirely of catching brook trout on worms, dunking crayfish for smallmouth bass and twirling minnows in the tidal current for snapper blues.

Cause And Effect

  • By: Paul Guernsey
  • and Buzz Bryson

I'll occasionally see a reference to "overlining" or "underlining" a rod. What is the practical effect of casting a line one line-weight heavier than the rod is designated for? And what is the effect of casting a line one size smaller than the rod? The answer depends not only on the designated weights