Solving the jumping enigma with flies. When you think about it, the “game” in gamefish says a lot about a fish. It helps explain why one man’s grunting and sweating aboard a drifting sportfisherman seems so far removed from another’s grilled swordfish in a restaurant.
Top fly tackle brand Orvis has entered into an agreement to buy fly line brand Scientific Anglers and rod and reel brand Ross from 3M, in one of the biggest deals in the recent history of the fly fishing trade.
Tricks to take big bream on fly. Several years ago, I caught a mixed bag of four dozen bluegills and shellcrackers during a single, glorious afternoon. While that was practically all the law allowed, the real kicker is that these fish weighed close to a pound apiece.
Florida Sportsman member : E-type posted a few videos of his first few tarpon of the year. In E-types video description he writes, “Video of my second tarpon this year on a fly in Charlotte Harbor, FL. Pretty exciting take. Had a few shots, nothing. Then one was moving toward my fly[...]“
Florida Sportsman member : FlyFishJax (a.k.a. Capt. Rich Santos) produced this video of surf (fly)fishing for redfish last year on Talbot island in Jacksonville.