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Bombers – by Ken Woodward

During the heat of the BC Interior summer, while most lakes are in the doldrums, a much anticipated hatch occurs at a few nutrient-rich, mud-bottomed lakes in the Kamloops area: Bombers! Stillwater fly anglers from far and wide descend on … Continue reading

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The Big Bones of New Caledonia – by Peter Morse

Grande Terre – Big Land, is the main island of the archipelago known as New Caledonia. It’s a French territory 750 miles east of Australia and lies just north of the Tropic of Capricorn. Grande Terre is not one of … Continue reading

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Montana Hopper Fishing 101 – by Mark Raisler

Why not throw the big fly. Why not toss a fly pattern that everybody including you can see? Why not tempt those big Montana Brown Trout with a really big meal? Why not?! So that is what many do whilst … Continue reading

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RIO’s Powerflex Plus Puts More Muscle Behind Leaders and Tippet

IDAHO FALLS, IDAHO (Sept. 8, 2015) – RIO Products, industry leading manufacturer of fly lines, leaders, and tippet offers anglers a stronger leader and tippet material with its new Powerflex Plus collection. An increase in strength that still maintains suppleness … Continue reading

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Fly Patterns and Aquatic Entomology – by John Barr

The goal when stocking your fly boxes is to have a selection of dry flies, nymphs and streamers that will work most of the time in a variety of scenarios when presented properly. To cut down on the number of … Continue reading

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RIO in Action – Return to the Dean by Jesse Robbins

Most steelheaders will know the name Dean River. It’s among the world’s most famous rivers not only for the quarry it holds, but also for its remoteness and rugged beauty. Just getting there is an adventure and the scenery you … Continue reading

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