A river may run through it, but there are also lots of trout that live in lakes and ponds. In this great how-to video from The New Fly Fisher, Bill Spicer and Phil Rowley walk you through the basics of . . .
Phil Rowley is one of the sport’s most knowledgeable anglers when it comes to chasing trout in lakes and ponds. His website, Fly Craft Angling, is chock-full of great information on stillwater angling. . .
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Written by: Tyler Coleman
After fishing the Arizona Wild Trout challenge, I was eager to find similar programs that could teach me about native trout species. One that stuck out to me was the Utah Cutthroat Slam because I . . .
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Written by: Aaron Smith
I first heard about the Utah Cutthroat Slam—which requires anglers to catch all four of Utah's native cutthroat trout subspecies in their historic range—just days after it had been introduced. The . . .
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Some anglers consider stillwater fly fishing to be less technical than casting for trout on rivers, but those are the same anglers who probably don't do so well on lakes on ponds. When you're . . .
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When rivers are blown out from runoff or rain, lakes and ponds offer some of your best chances to catch trout. Many anglers think that stillwater fishing involves little more than chucking a fly out . . .
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Written by: Bob Reece, Reece's Thin Air Angler
On the wall above my son’s bed sits a torch. Battery operated, this mass-produced element of the Minecraft game glows soothing green when bedtime rolls around. This past week, the glow . . .
Here's another great set of videos from the Orvis Fly Fishing Learning Center, Twhich explains the best ways to present flies to stillwater trout. Presentation requirements for lakes differ from . . .
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