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Everglades Snook on Fly

Everglades Snook on Fly

Florida Sportsman member: HeartNShoal Got my personal best snook on fly, 30″, in the morning. Then sight fished a 32″ in the afternoon and bested it! Overall a great trip, especially for a beginner!

Fly Fishing How-To

Simple loop knot with light cable tightens unevenly but holds well.

Prevent Breakoffs with Wire Tippet

You can get away with heavy monofilament or fluorocarbon for smaller toothy fish, such as Spanish macks and little blues (not ‘cudas!) but if the macks are “max” or you’re on some kingfish, wire is a must. When a sizeable toothy fish clenches its teeth, your fly is gone. Now I make it habit to carry both singlestrand and braided wire leader, and there are new products that make it easier to rig up for flies.

Fly Fishing Gear

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Orvis Kids’ Guide to Beginning Fly Fishing

This Month, Sky Pony Press is pleased to release a revised and updated version of Orvis Kids’ Guide to Beginning Fly Fishing, by Tyler Befus.

Features

A tarpon on fly can be a long, grueling battle.

Winter Fly Fishing Florida

Head for cover when it’s whistling. Stalk the flats when it’s not. Saltwater fly fishing isn’t always about sun-baked flats kissed by light winds, and bathed by sparkling warm water and battalions of tailing fish.

Fly Fishing Videos

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Islamorada Days – On the Fly

Here’s a cool little short for fly guys, not to mention, if you haven’t stalked the flats in the Florida Keys yet, this might just convince you. Join captains Bou Bosso and Brian Gabriel for an up close experience of a great day on the water sight fishing for redfish and tarpon.

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Louisiana on the Fly

Forum member flat sick put together a great video of the bull redfish and black drum fishing that Florida’s neighboring…»