Write For Us!

  • By: Paul Guernsey

In our June Letters column, Bruce Halliday, of Centerville, Ohio, suggested that the magazine launch some sort of "Reader's Choice Angler of the Year Award." Bruce pointed out that ever since we first began recognizing our Anglers of the Year in 1985, most of the people who received the award have been

Glory Days

  • By: Paul Guernsey

My spring, 1979 semester at the University of Arizona was like a country song: filled with little but hard work, heartache and hangovers, and I couldn't wait to get the hell out of Tucson. Almost as soon as I'd finished my last final exam, I packed my pickup truck and headed for Alaska. Along the way

Warm (Sometimes) And Fuzzy

  • By: Paul Guernsey

A while back my good friend, Richard Corbett, was driving past my house on the way to a construction job when he got the sudden urge to pull into my driveway for no other reason than to show off the superb specimen of a gray squirrel he had just salvaged from the side of the road. "It's still warm,"

Saluting The General

  • By: Paul Guernsey

As you will see in our Letters column, we were recently contacted by a reader-Mr. David Hanna, of Rapid City, South Dakota-who wanted to know why FR&R takes a "liberally biased stance on coldwater conservation issues." I replied to Mr. Hanna's e-mail, he answered back, and we had quite a little correspondence

Two-Fisted Fishing

  • By: Paul Guernsey

I grew up as a deprived youngster-although I was scarcely aware of it at the time, and it left no permanent scars. By deprived I mean that my fishing life consisted entirely of catching brook trout on worms, dunking crayfish for smallmouth bass and twirling minnows in the tidal current for snapper blues.

The Great Lakes

  • By: Paul Guernsey

Could it be that fishing the Great Lakes tributaries is more rewarding than, say, New Zealand or Tierra del Fuego?

The Survivors

  • By: Paul Guernsey

Topics: Why the carp isn't a more popular flyrod fish

Bear Attack!

  • By: Paul Guernsey

Topics: "A lot of anglers have bear stories to tell, including FRR editor Paul Guernsey" Dealer/Manufacturer(s): "Angling desgins, Beaverkill Rods, Chota, G. Loomis, RIO Products, St. Croix"

There's Mud on Our Boots

  • By: Paul Guernsey

Topics: Beware and be aware of bears; FRR doesn't write about products that we have not used ourselves Season: "Spring, Summer"

Be Kind To Your Spin-Fishing Friend

  • By: Paul Guernsey

Topics: "Treat spin- and baitfishers with respect and they just might discover fly fishing is a ""real kick in the pants."" "