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Trout

How Trout See (2022 Reboot)

Science shows how trout perceive our flies.

Don Stazicker

Fly Fisherman Throwback: Challenge of the Trout

Challenges–Different waters, different lyrics. A look at four varieties and the demands of

Gary LaFontaine

Discovering a “New” Redband Subspecies

For decades, fly fishers thought Big Wood rainbow trout descended from hatchery stock but they

Matthew L. Miller

Steelhead/Salmon

12 Best Steelhead Flies

Urgency and conditions anoint certain flies; how to trigger steelhead to eat.

Matt Straw

What Does This Season's El Niño Mean for Pacific Northwest Steelhead?

Low and warm flows, reduced ocean nutrition, increased competition, and predators that follow

Glenn Zinkus

Surfzone Steelhead: Simply the Best You Can Hope to Catch

Beat the crowds and hook Great Lakes chromers before they reach the rivers.

Karl Weixlmann

Hunting Great Lakes Steelhead on Dry Flies

Remember that you have to make sacrifices to catch a Great Lakes steelhead on a dry fly. Some

Karl Weixlmann

Fly Fisherman Throwback: Fifty Years a Steelheader

Still in his sixties, the writer can look back on half a century of steelhead stalking. The

Ken Morrish

Saltwater

New Jersey Nirvana: "I Have Never Seen So Many Big Striped Bass in my Life"

Constant hook-ups and pretzeled fly rods were the norm in the fall of 2022. But will it ever

Capt. Jim Freda

“Titanic Victory” for Louisiana Redfish

The new regulations would be the first significant change to redfish regulations in 35 years.

Fly Fisherman Staff

Finding Striped Bass In New Hampshire

A blueprint for catching striped bass in New Hampshire's Great Bay Estuary.

David Shirley

Costa Films Presents “Hooked On: Bonefish”

Wade with us as we chase bonefish on the sand flats of the Bahamas with some veteran guides.

Costa Films

Fly Fisherman Throwback: Big Tarpon

Ordinarily, Lefty Kreh is a clean-living, God-fearing type, beloved among men. But–get him in

Lefty Kreh

Warmwater

Magnificent October Stripers on California's Sacramento River Delta

Estuary offers some of the best big-fish opportunities in the United States for these

Mike Costello

Dave Whitlock's "Stalking the Golden Ghost"

The lowly carp may be our smartest and most challenging freshwater gamefish.

Dave Whitlock

Dave Whitlock's "Nymphing for Bass"

Effective ways to fly fish for reluctant smallmouth and largemouth bass.

Dave Whitlock

Slab-Sided Bundles of Energy: Huge Bluegills on the Fly

Start your quest for 2-pound 'gills on deep summer spawning sites.

Jim Dean

Another New Peacock Bass Record Landed on Fly

Rodrigo Salles does it again, this time with a 25-pound monster.

Fly Fisherman Staff

Other Fish Species

Rio Dorado: Exploring Argentina's Most Challenging Fishery

A film about the journey into Argentine forests to catch spring-creek golden dorado on huge

Side Channel Productions

Snakebit: How to Fly Fish for Snakeheads

“Fishzilla” got a bad reputation; snakeheads are world-class topwater gamefish. Here's where

Blane Chocklett

The Quest for the Golden Mahseer

Chasing ghosts with flies in the Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan.

Oliver White

Fly Fishing for the Once-Lowly Carp

How this "trash fish" went from garbage to the focus of the Golden Bones Tournament.

Patrick Burke

Giant, Native Fish Deserve Our Attention

There are many opportunities for fly fishers in the U.S. to chase exotics in or near our own

Blane Chocklett

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