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We tested the Cortland Trout Boss in Montana, Chile, and Pennsylvania, and found it worked best in big rivers where constantly changing conditions force you to reevaluate your game plan every hour.Cortland Trout Boss

Cortland Trout Boss

We tested the Cortland Trout Boss in Montana, Chile, and Pennsylvania, and found it worked

Ross Purnell, Editor

Redington gets extra credit points for the best name for a fly rod with the recent introduction of the Redington Butter Stick.Redington Butter Stick: Six Rod Series

Redington Butter Stick: Six Rod Series

Redington gets extra credit points for the best name for a fly rod with the recent

Ross Purnell, Editor

The Columbia Ultimate Chill II Long Sleeve Shirt kept me comfortable and happy during long summer days on the water, and the stand-up sun collar is actually tall enough to make a difference.Columbia Ultimate Chill II Long Sleeve Shirt

Columbia Ultimate Chill II Long Sleeve Shirt

The Columbia Ultimate Chill II Long Sleeve Shirt kept me comfortable and happy during long

Ross Purnell, Editor

The black Xtreme Skin handle on the St Croix Legend X is durable, easy to clean, and is solidly adhered directly to the rod blank in thin layers.St Croix Legend X

St Croix Legend X

The black Xtreme Skin handle on the St Croix Legend X is durable, easy to clean, and is

Ross Purnell, Editor

Our tester used the Super Dri Elite on the West Branch of the Delaware during a heavy morning downpour that swamped mayflies as they hatched, and kept fat and sassy rainbows feeding on top for hours.Super Dri Elite

Super Dri Elite

Our tester used the Super Dri Elite on the West Branch of the Delaware during a heavy morning

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About a year ago, G.Loomis introduced its new G.Loomis PRO-4x rod series'rods that mimic the actions of the top-of-the-line NRX series because they share the same tapers, but they don't use the same expensive resin systems and carbon fibers as G.Loomis's best-performing rods.G.Loomis PRO-4x

G.Loomis PRO-4x

About a year ago, G.Loomis introduced its new G.Loomis PRO-4x rod series'rods that mimic the

Ross Purnell, Editor

One of the new products using recycled materials is the Fishpond Black Canyon backpack. Fishpond Black Canyon

Fishpond Black Canyon

One of the new products using recycled materials is the Fishpond Black Canyon backpack.

Ross Purnell, Editor

Green means go on the color-coded drag system of the new Hardy Ultralite SDS reel.Hardy Ultralite SDS

Hardy Ultralite SDS

Green means go on the color-coded drag system of the new Hardy Ultralite SDS reel.

Ross Purnell, Editor

Abel licensed the Abel Steal Your Face Reel artwork from Rhino Entertainment and Grateful Dead Productions to produce 250 of these limited-edition Super Series and Classic Series reels.Abel Steal Your Face Reel

Abel Steal Your Face Reel

Abel licensed the Abel Steal Your Face Reel artwork from Rhino Entertainment and Grateful Dead

Ross Purnell, Editor

As usual, the editorial staff has chosen the cream of this crop for special mention. Here are the winners of our gear guide awards for 2014. Fly Fisherman 2014 Gear Guide Awards

Fly Fisherman 2014 Gear Guide Awards

As usual, the editorial staff has chosen the cream of this crop for special mention. Here are

Ross Purnell, Editor

Here are the top picks for the 2013 Holiday Gift Guide for the fly angler on your list.2013 Holiday Gift Guide

2013 Holiday Gift Guide

Here are the top picks for the 2013 Holiday Gift Guide for the fly angler on your list.

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The new Simms G4 Boa Boot is built with the understanding that the foot is a complex structure with hundreds of tiny bones, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and nerves to keep us balanced, moving, and upright.Simms G4 Boa Boot: The Power of Proprioception

Simms G4 Boa Boot: The Power of Proprioception

The new Simms G4 Boa Boot is built with the understanding that the foot is a complex structure

Ross Purnell, Editor

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