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Fly Fisherman features the latest and greatest fly fishing gear in the industry, including rods, reels, line, waders, nets, vises, and much more!


Scott G-Series

by Ross Purnell, Editor 0

In 1976, San Fransisco was ground zero in the world of graphite fly rod design. Golden Gate Casting Club member… more »

Fly Base Layer

Hook & Fly Base Layer

by Jeff Simpson 0

Blending the best two natural materials in the world—Bamboo and Merino wool—results in a garment that benefits from the best… more »

Ross Evolution R Salt

Ross Evolution R Salt

by Ross Purnell, Editor 0

The original Evolution R has a braking system derived from 7 stacked stainless steel and carbon fluoropolymer disks. What’s better… more »

Spine Of The Rod

Spine Of The Rod

by Ross Purnell, Editor 0

  John Ange finds and marks the spine of every rod section produced in the Thomas & Thomas factory in… more »

Best New Fishing Reels of 2018

Best New Fly Reels of 2018

by Ross Purnell, Editor 0

Sage Spectrum MAX $450-500 The SPECTRUM isn’t just the best reel Sage makes, it’s the best reel Sage has ever… more »

New Fly Fishing Rods of 2018

7 New Fly Rods for 2018

by Ross Purnell, Editor 0

Orvis Helios 3 To Find a solution, you have to better understand the problem. That’s why rod designers at Orivs… more »

Oliver White ties his arapaima flies with Owner Aki 8/0 hooks. Jim Klug photo

Big Flies for (Really) Big Fish

by Ross Purnell, Editor 0

Tying arapaima flies with Oliver White and guide Shun Alvin When I came back from Guyana and showed friends and… more »


World’s Top 13 Pike Flies

by Matt Straw 10

Pike live in a green chiaroscuro. Their own green coloration adds to the effect while hiding them perfectly. Pike, therefore,… more »

Spey Tips for 2018

Top Spey Lines for 2018

by Jerry Darkes 0

Skagit Scout  Available in grain weights from 150 to 480, and in lengths of 13.5′ to 18.5’, the ultra-short Skagit… more »

Best New Fly Fishing Vests of 2018

Best New Fly Fishing Vests of 2018

by Brian Irwin 0

Redington First Run  This mesh fishing vest is the perfect solution for hot days, or as an affordable, well-designed starter… more »

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