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How to Stay Warm on the Water this Winter – by Paula Shearer

The days are getting shorter and the temperature continues to get colder, it is at this time that most fishermen hang up their waders and watch the season change from their windows. This is the season that being house bound … Continue reading

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RIO Products Makes Rigging Terminal Tackle Simple with Its New Tippet Rings

    IDAHO FALLS, IDAHO (January 4, 2016) – RIO Products, industry leader in fly line, leader, and tippet manufacturing, brings anglers Tippet Rings to speed and ease terminal tackle rigging.   Tippet Rings are small, very strong and lightweight … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Strike Indicators – by Cathy Beck

I grew up on a family farm in northeastern Pennsylvania. The head waters of a small wild trout stream emerged from a spring in our backyard. My father built a number of ponds in the yard and pasture before allowing … Continue reading

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Look Out Below , Sink Tip Lines – by Brian Horsley

One of the most frequently used saltwater fly lines in the Mid Atlantic region is a full intermediate. Along those lines—no pun intended—the RIO OutBound Short is a popular high-performance intermediate line we use quite often in and around the … Continue reading

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Five Facts About Steelhead – by April Vokey

Several years ago I spoke with steelhead expert/biologist Bill McMillan while collecting data for a column I was writing. I recently stumbled upon the article in my folders and thought it would be worthwhile to share… Five steelhead facts worth … Continue reading

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Oh My Scud – by Brian Chan

One common denominator of the most productive stillwater trout fisheries found in North America and other areas of the world is the presence of Freshwater Shrimp which are also referred to as scuds.   These amphipods thrive in nutrient rich, alkaline … Continue reading

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