Fly Fishing

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Smashing the Docklights

Florida Sportsman member: Snookslayer772 Docklight fishing with the fly rod is one of my favorite types of fishing to do and it’s been producing pretty good lately. Went out the other night with the 6 and 8 weight and put a hurting on them for a few hours.

Fly Fishing How-To

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Fly Line Backing

Since fly line backing can cost only pennies per foot, the function of taking up space is cheaper with backing. Most importantly, backing helps you catch fish. In Florida, we grow fish that require long casts and that run when struck with the hook. They will bring your backing to hand and make you glad that you paid attention to it.

Fly Fishing Gear

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Patagonia Simple Fly Fishing Campaign

Patagonia’s new campaign aims to demystify fly fishing – making it more accessible by offering simple gear, easy techniques and basic teachings for all ages and skill levels.

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10 Top Flies for Florida Saltwater

If you’re new to saltwater fly fishing, determining what flies you need for a destination trip can be a daunting task. Although there are numerous variables to consider, a few basic principles can simplify the selection process and reduce the size and number of fly boxes you have to lug around.

Fly Fishing Videos

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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…»

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Low Life, Fly Fishing

Forum member Prhea36 put together this awesome video of fishing the low winter tides of Naples on the fly. With the awesome eats and action shots throughout the video, they definitely got it dialed in!