Category Archives: Exotic

Blog posts about exotic species in far off places.

Tis’ the season…. by Jason Hartwick

Ti’s the season… and I don’t mean Christmas. Its that time of year fisherman get ready for big trout, salmon, mosquitos, and bears. We’re talking Alaska, Land of the midnight sun. In some places you could fish 24 hours if … Continue reading

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Globe-Trotting: Making Fly-Fishing Travel Easier by Brian Horsley

 Fly fisherman seem to enjoy expanding their horizons by targeting a variety of species—both fresh and saltwater—in different geographic locales. While fly anglers based in the United States have a diverse range of fly-fishing options located within our borders, we … Continue reading

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Babies of Campeche by Cathy Beck

  It’s 6 a.m. in Campeche, Mexico, and in the background I can see the lights of a Starbucks, a soon-to-be busy highway, and the hotel that I will call home for the next three days. Around me are a … Continue reading

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Kuala Rompin Sailfish by Peter Morse

It’s perhaps difficult to imagine a great fishery in the heart of the teeming population centres of south-east Asia, especially one for billfish, but one at least does exist. It’s on the east coast of the Malay Peninsula in the … Continue reading

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RIO Products Releases Its Award-winning Permit Line

Idaho Falls, Idaho (December 2, 2014) – RIO Products, industry-leading manufacturer of fly lines, leaders and tippet material, adds the Permit Line to its tropical saltwater series of lines for perfect presentations to these notoriously finicky fish. The Permit Line … Continue reading

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A Fishing Story by Barry Beck

My wife, Cathy, and I sit here at Burgers, BBQ and Brew on the way back from the South Island of New Zealand at C Concourse in the Atlanta Airport. We are surrounded by other people, something not uncommon at … Continue reading

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