Hunting Huge Pike

  • By: Jim Reilly

in northern Saskatchewan

Knots You Need to Know

  • By: Buzz Bryson
Double surgeon      s loop and blood knot

Big fish can take your breath away and make your knees buckle. It might be a 20-inch rainbow, sucking down size 22, maybe size 24 Blue-Wing Olives, in a glassy smooth run. Or it could be the sight of your first 10-pound bonefish, slowly cruising a huge flat... In the former, you're trying to watch

Time to Kill at the Holy Water

  • By: Michael Baughman

A Short Story

Angler of the Year: Ted Leeson

  • By: Jim Babb
Ted Leeson

A writer who captures the spirit of why we fly-fish.

Exploring the Other Tierra del Fuego


The 'Land of Fire' has a kinder, gentler side and some huge fish as well

The Enduring Allure of Snook

  • By: Norm Zeigler

A beginners guid to theis exciting gamefish.

The Far Side of Paradise

  • By: Will Rice

Chasing giant trevally in the Seychelles

The 2008 Kudo Awards


Once again, it's the time of year when the staff of FR&R gets together with some of the magazine's contributors to select those pieces of gear that deserve to be recognized with a Kudo Award...

In Hemingway's Meadow

  • By: Jeff Day

Rod Crossman The river, as Hemingway said, was still there. It was there in 1919, swirling against the log pilings of the railroad bridge in Seney, Michigan, while he fished it, feeding grasshoppers downstream with his fly rod and silk line. It was there in 1925, when he sat in a Paris cafe, writing