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Check Out Grundens' New Vector Wader!

Check Out Grundens' New Vector Wader!

Introducing Orvis's New 4th Generation Helios Fly Rod

Introducing Orvis's New 4th Generation Helios Fly Rod

How to Tie Dorsey's Top Secret Baetis Fly

How to Tie Dorsey's Top Secret Baetis Fly

Orvis Presents “School of Fish” Full Film

Orvis Presents “School of Fish” Full Film

Hilary Hutcheson's videos of Hurricane Ian aftermath

Hilary Hutcheson's videos of Hurricane Ian aftermath

Bronze Statue of Lefty Kreh Unveiled in Moving Ceremony

Bronze Statue of Lefty Kreh Unveiled in Moving Ceremony

How to Tie the Harrop Ant

How to Tie the Harrop Ant

Building the Perfect Fly Rod with Mud Hole Components From Blank to Casting

Building the Perfect Fly Rod with Mud Hole Components From Blank to Casting

South Platte River Flooding, July 31, 2023

South Platte River Flooding, July 31, 2023

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How to Tie the Picky Eater Perdigon

Like it or not, competition angling is driving many of the advancements in our sport. And while I generally find Perdigons and their cousins to be pretty boring flies, Zach VanDeHey, a 39-year-old Oregonian, and his approach to his Picky Eater Perdigon gives me hope for the future. VanDeHey hatched the idea for his Picky Eater while feeling was that his conventional Perdigons were sinking too fast. Though the entire premise behind slender-bodied nymphs with big tungsten beads is to plummet through the water column to the bottom, these fish were feeding in the middle of the water column. VanDeHey got to work on the vise to design a fly that would sink more slowly and spawned the brilliant idea of not only downsizing the bead, but also adding a dubbing-loop CDC collar to function as a parachute and reduce the rate of descent. This flowing CDC collar adds tons of fluid motion to the fly, and creates enough drag and lift to keep the fly drifting mid-column. Follow along as I twist up this super-fishy fly.

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Simms Wader Makers

FF Mag Promo Aug-Sep 2023

FF Mag Promo Aug-Sep 2023

How to Tie the Ol' Mr. Wiggly

How to Tie the Ol' Mr. Wiggly

Mending the Line Panel Discussion

Mending the Line Panel Discussion

George Daniel's Hauling Tuck Cast

George Daniel's Hauling Tuck Cast

How to Tie the Useful Speed Blood Knot

How to Tie the Useful Speed Blood Knot

A Celebration of Life for the Incomparable Dave Whitlock

A Celebration of Life for the Incomparable Dave Whitlock

Mending the Line Trailer

Mending the Line Trailer

How to Tie Smitherman's Draggin' Nymph

How to Tie Smitherman's Draggin' Nymph

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