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What is a fly fishing Pupa and tips for using Pupae

What is a fly fishing Pupa and tips for using Pupae

“Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee.” This quote, often used in athletics, leaves out perhaps the most important aspect of these insects; their development. This is where ...

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What is RUNNING Line in Fly Fishing: Is it Different than Shooting Line?

What is RUNNING Line in Fly Fishing: Is it Different than Shooting Line?

A fly line is typically broken up into 5 sections.  TipFront TaperBody or bellyRear Taper Running line – Which I’ll define in this article. The quick answer to WHAT ...

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Is Fly Fishing Relaxing? PLUS a Little Fishing Psychology

Is Fly Fishing Relaxing? PLUS a Little Fishing Psychology

Fly fishing requires a lot of planning and gear that could make life stressful.  It looks like fun, but is fly fishing relaxing? The Quick Answer to Is Fly Fishing Relaxing ...

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How to Stay Warm While Fly Fishing in the Winter

How to Stay Warm While Fly Fishing in the Winter

To get in as much fishing as possible to satisfy my obsession, I’ve found that I can’t let the weather stop me from heading to the river. This mentality has led me to stand in ...

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Is Fly Fishing Expensive PLUS a Couple Ways to Save Cash

Is Fly Fishing Expensive PLUS a Couple Ways to Save Cash

You always see fly fishermen with all their specialized gear such as the rod and reel, vest, net, pliers, and flies.  So, is fly fishing really expensive? The Quick Answer to ...

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Is Fly Fishing Dangerous and Some Ways to Stay Safe

Is Fly Fishing Dangerous and Some Ways to Stay Safe

Fly fishing looks more like a beautiful dance than fishing at times, but there could be hidden dangers.  Is fly fishing dangerous? The Quick Answer to Is Fly Fishing Dangerous ...

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What Is Fly Fishing Tippet Plus Tips to Catching More Fish

What Is Fly Fishing Tippet Plus Tips to Catching More Fish

Everybody wants to catch more fish when fly fishing, but is a tippet really that important? The Quick Answer to What is Fly Fishing Tippet? A fly fishing tippet is a ...

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What Is Fly Fishing Floatant and How to Use It

What Is Fly Fishing Floatant and How to Use It

Fly fishing is loads of fun and quite relaxing, but there are so many confusing products and accessories to buy and use.  What about Floatant? The Short Answer to What is Fly ...

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What is Fly Line Backing and How Much Do You Need?

What is Fly Line Backing and How Much Do You Need?

Picture this, you’ve hooking into an amazing fish….and it’s peeling off fly line.  You look down at your fly reel and ask yourself - do I have enough line? What is fly line ...

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How to Teach Kids to Fly Fish: To Have a Partner for Life

How to Teach Kids to Fly Fish: To Have a Partner for Life

So, you want to bring teach your kids how to fly fish.  We all have this vision of those perfect moments of you being with your child reeling that first fish on a fly rod.  ...

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  1. David Humphries March 9, 2018 at 2:49 am

    Steve B Great comment. I know Vermont later reversed the ruling. To your point – felt is probably not the biggest contributor. It sounds like your like me in trying to contribute in all the ways we can. We had a “discovery” of new zealand mud snails last year here in MI – major bummer