January 2001

January 2001

"Fat Stripers, Thin Water"

Topics: Sight fishing with the Crack-O-Noon Fishing Team Fish: Stripers Dealer/Manufacturer(s): RIO leaders and tippets

Winston 5-piece LT Trout Rods

Topics: Winston 5-piece LT Trout Rods

The Waterworks-Lamson Litespeed Reel

Topics: The Waterworks-Lamson Litespeed Reel

  • By: Paul Guernsey

Patagonia Marlwalkers

Topics: Patagonia Marlwalkers Dealer/Manufacturer(s): "The Midstream Riffler, Kennebec River Fly&Tackle Company Tacklekeeper system, Kensington Rods"

Cajun Country Redfish

Topics: Fishing the Barataria Estuary in Louisiana for redfish (and the search for John Holmes) Fish: Redfish Location(s): "Myrtle Grove, Louisiana" Water(s): Barataria Estuary Dealer/Manufacturer(s): Ross Gunnison

  • By: Phil Shook

The 2001 Fly Rod & Reel Kudo Awards

Topics: Explanation of the Kudos awards

  • By: Fly Rod and Reel

Saving Time

Topics: Fly-tying tips on boosting output and producing better looking flies Dealer/Manufacturer(s): The Waterworks-Lamson Litespeed Reel

  • By: A. K. Best

"The ""Other"" Bow River"

Topics: Great brown trout fishing on Alberta Canada's upper Bow River Fish: Brown trout Location(s): "Alberta, Canada" Water(s): Upper Bow River Dealer/Manufacturer(s): Patagonia Marlwalkers

  • By: Chris Dawson

Reader's Choice Award 2001: The Ross Gunnison

Topics: Reader's Choice Award 2001: The Ross Gunnison

Deep-Fishing the Flats

Topics: Surprising results from fishing a sinking line in the shallows

  • By: Lou Tabory

Loop Control - Part I

Topics: Loop control: making wide or narrow loops

  • By: Joan Salvatto Wulff

RIO Leaders and Tippets

Topics: RIO leaders and tippets

Does Size Matter?

Topics: "Flysaver Forceps, Cabela's Stowaway, Flylite Rod-And-Reel combos"

  • By: Buzz Bryson

Because They Belong There

Topics: Non-native angler's reflections on native species Dealer/Manufacturer(s): Orvis Vortex Reel

  • By: Paul Schullery

Orvis Vortex Reel

Topics: Orvis Vortex Reel

"Angler of the Year, Bob Clouser"

Topics: "one of fly-fishing's creative forces, Bob Clouser, and his life as an angler" Dealer/Manufacturer(s): "Flysaver Forceps, Cabela's Stowaway, Flylite Rod-And-Reel combos"

  • By: Howell Raines

Road to the Outhouse

Topics: Wise-use zealots bash feds and bull trout in Nevada Fish: Bull trout Location(s): "Elko County, Nevada"

  • By: Ted Williams

In Hemingway's Day

Topics: "Hemingway on Fishing (ed. Nick Lyons, The Lyons Press), Izaak Walton: A Drama in Four Parts (Charles Dance, Esq., Meadow Run Press), The Snowfly: A Novel (Joseph Heywood, The Lyons Press), Fly Fishing For Great Lakes Steelhead (Rick and Jerry Kustich, West River Publishing)"

  • By: Seth Norman

Return of the Native

Topics: A caterpillar pattern tied and fished by the Eastern Cherokee Flypattern(s): Native American Pattern Dealer/Manufacturer(s): Winston 5-piece LT Trout Rods

  • By: Darrel Martin

Old Water

Topics: Getting reacquainted with a familiar stream Dealer/Manufacturer(s): Umpqua Feather Merchants Flies

  • By: John Gierach