May 1991

May 1991

The Great 9-by-6 Shootout

Topics: "nine foot, six weight rods"

  • By: Fly Rod and Reel

Bluefish and Stripers

Topics: Fly rodding for Bluefish and striped Bass Fish: Bluefish and Striped Bass

  • By: Jack Samson

Danglies!

Topics: Accessories

  • By: Fly Rod and Reel

The Sundance Connection

Topics: "Travel, Fishing Destinations, " Location(s): "Utah, UT" Water(s): Provo River

  • By: George Reiger

Wessel's Ruby River

Topics: "Travel, Fishing destinations" Fish: Brown Trout Location(s): Montana Water(s): Ruby River

  • By: Brad Jackson

Fortune Favors the Prepared

Topics: Luck versus knowledge

  • By: Lee Wulff

The Winners

Topics: The Year's best fishing stories from FR&R readers

Western Fly-Fishing Ranches

Topics: "Travel, Fishing destinations, fishing on ranches" Fish: Trout Location(s): "Montana, MT, Colorado, CO, "

  • By: Nancy Reynolds
  • and Kirk Reynolds

Rapidan

Topics: "Dick Blalock, travel, fishing destinations" Water(s): Rapidan River

  • By: Howell Raines

Upper Arm Movement

Topics: "proper arm movement, casting"

  • By: Joan Salvatto Wulff

Colorado's Reservoir Northerns

Topics: "Travel, Fishing Destinations, Fly-rodding fopr Pike" Fish: Northern Pike Location(s): California Water(s): Fresh

  • By: Ed Engle

In Our Dreams?

Topics: Virtual reality fishing Dealer/Manufacturer(s): "Rio Recreational products, The Planing Form, Orvis"

  • By: Silvio Calabi

River On the Brink

Topics: "The Miramichi River, Environmental condition" Fish: Atlantic Salmon Location(s): New Brunswick Water(s): Miramichi river

  • By: Ted Williams

Fishing Pocket Water

Topics: Fishing pocket water techniques Fish: Trout Dealer/Manufacturer(s):

  • By: Joe Humphreys

The Lives Of Tarpon

Topics: Tarpon Quest (John Cole); The Book Of the Tarpon (A.W. Dimock); Where the Troput Are All As Long As Your Leg (John Gierach); Trout Stream Insects: An Orvis Streamside Guide (Dick Pobst); Killing Mr. Watson (Peter Mattiessen)

  • By: Verlyn Klinkenborg

"Dubbing, Yesterday & Today"

Topics: "Fly-tying, Dormouse dubbing"

  • By: Darrel Martin

The 'Order Of The Eagle Claw'

Topics: Eagle Claw's fly competition Flypattern(s): "Midsummer's run, B&G Special, Dirty Bugger, Gold-Ribbed Hare's Ear, Blue-wing olive, Deerhair pencil popper, Jointed Hex-Wiggle Nymph, Majestic Stone, Dry Water Boatman, Rabbiot Strip Streamer, Matuka Streamer, Deerhair Mouse"

  • By: Jim Bashline