January 1998

January 1998

Spirit River Brite Beads

Topics: Spirit River Brite Beads

Fly-Tying: Tips for Tying Parachutes

Topics: Parachute flies Flypattern(s): Parachute

  • By: Paul Marriner

Are We Having Fun Yet?

Topics: Purists; catch-and-release; IGFA; angling records; Dealer/Manufacturer(s):

  • By: Jack Samson

Mangrove Sungloves

Topics: Mangrove Sungloves

Looking At Little Things

Topics: The three steps to puzzling out a hatch

  • By: Dave Hughes

Scott STS Saltwater Fly Rods

Topics: Scott STS Saltwater Fly Rods

A Bunch Of Bass Bugs

Topics: "Mr. Bob's Lucky Day Lures Poppers, Sundog Chest Pack, Airflo fly lines, Sleazy Steve's Plug Cutters"

  • By: Paul McGurren

Thompson A Vise

Topics: The Thompson A Vise

Angler of the Year: Lefty Kreh

Topics: Lefty Kreh and his contributions to the world of fly fishing

  • By: Buzz Bryson

Bauer Reels

Topics: Bauer Premium Fly Reels


Topics: "behind the scenes of the filming of ""Joan Wulff's Dynamics of Fly Casting"""

  • By: Paul Guernsey

"Sun, Salt and Singing Reels"

Topics: "fishing in the Bahamas, Mexico, Central America and the Carribbean" Location(s): "Bahamas, Mexico, Central America and the Carribbean"

The Charr Challenge

Topics: Fishing for charr in the high arctic Fish: Charr Location(s): "Quebec, Canada" Water(s): Payne Bay

  • By: Tim Jones

Northeast Variety

Topics: Fly fishing Northeastern United States Fish: Trout and salmon Location(s): Northeastern United States Dealer/Manufacturer(s): "Hodgman Convertible Wading Jacket, Rotofly, The Kelly Kettle"

  • By: Will Ryan


Topics: Thirteenth annual awards

Rambling Through the Rockies

Topics: Fishing the Rocky Mountains Fish: Trout Location(s): Rocky Mountains Dealer/Manufacturer(s): The Downs Fly Box; Steve Foster's Fly Belt Component System; Fly Logic's Premium Series reels

  • By: Chris Dawson

After The Crash

Topics: Newfoundland still has to be careful about it salmon Fish: Atlantic salmon Location(s): "Newfoundland, Canada"

  • By: Ted Williams

Christmas Selections

Topics: "Talleur's Basic Fly Tying: A Practical All-Color Guide For Beginning To Intermediate (Dick Talleur, Lyons&Burford), The Art of Fly Tying (Claude Chartrand, Firefly Books), Tying Flies Workstation (Brian Grossenbacher, Price Stern Sloan, Inc.), Saltwater Fish Cookbook (A.D. Livingston, Stackpole

  • By: Seth Norman

The Neglected Shrimp

Topics: Shrimp patterns and how to tie the Czech Shrimp Flypattern(s): Czech Shrimp

  • By: Darrel Martin

Big Thompson

Topics: "fate, flash floods and fly-fishing"

  • By: John Gierach