March 2001

March 2001

Hackles: Saddle or Neck?

Topics: How to choose hackle for fly-tying

  • By: A. K. Best

steelhead dot-com

Topics: Fishing for steelhead on Michigan's Manistee River area streams Fish: Steelhead Location(s): Michigan Water(s): Manistee River area streams

  • By: Paul Guernsey

A Bonefish Wilderness

Topics: "bonefishing Andros Island, Bahamas " Fish: Bonefish Location(s): "Andros Island, Bahamas"

The Traditions of the Tay

Topics: Scottish salmon angling and a visit to the House of Hardy Location(s): Scotland Water(s): River Tay

  • By: Silvio Calabi

For Your Eyes Only

Topics: Angling sunglasses

  • By: Tim Leary

Breathable Wading Jackets

Topics: "breathable wading jackets: Cabela's Gore-Tex Wading Jacket, Cabela's Dry Plus Packable Jacket, Columbia Cascade Range Jacket, Fly Tech SealDri Breathable Jacket, Gillies Gear Irish River Coat, Hodgman Wadelite Pack&Travel Wading Jacket, Hodgman Wadelite Micro-Fibre Wading Jacket, Hodgman Wadelite

  • By: Ted Leeson

The Survival Vest

Topics: What one carries in their fishing vest

  • By: A. K. Best

21st Century Stuff

Topics: "Redington Nano Titanium Rods, Scientific Anglers Leaders, Abel Perfect Tool"

  • By: Buzz Bryson

The Soakers of Cuttyhunk

Topics: "the past, present and future of the Cuttyhunk Fishing Club and fishing for stripers" Fish: Stripers Location(s): "Cuttyhunk, off the coast of Massachusetts"

  • By: Tim Leary

Fish-Poison Politics

Topics: The politics of fish restoration Dealer/Manufacturer(s): Buck's Bags

  • By: Ted Williams

Cures & Controversy

Topics: "Medicine For The Outdoors (Paul S. Auerbach, M.D., The Lyons Press), Fly Pattern Encyclopedia (edited by Al&Gretchen Beatty, Frank Amato Publications), Green River Virgins (Mallory Burton, The Lyons Press), Fly Fishing the Henry's Fork (Mike Lawson and Gary LaFontaine, Greycliff Publishing),

  • By: Seth Norman

The Nalle Puh

Topics: "the ""national fly"" of Finland, the Nalle Puh and how to tie" Flypattern(s): "Nalle Puh, Nalle Puh Variant"

  • By: Darrel Martin


Topics: Using a fly that resembles a tadpole on a windy fishing trip Fish: Bass

  • By: John Gierach