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Rooster Fishing, By Capt. Brian Horsley | RIO

Every angler has been told “You should have been here last week.” Who are those guys who were there last week? This spring in Baja we were those guys. We walked into a week of red hot rooster fishing. Everyone … Continue reading

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10 Tips for the Beginner Fisherman, By John Barr | RIO

1. Do not worry about making long casts. Long casts are advantageous in certain situations but if you can make quality, accurate casts of 30 feet or less you will catch a lot of fish. The shorter the cast the … Continue reading

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10 Common Mistakes for Spring Creeks, By Mike Lawson

The vast flats of the Harriman Park of the Henry’s Fork, the deeps runs of the Fall River in Northern California, the quiet shallows of Crane Creek in Missouri and similar spring creeks offer the ultimate challenge in trout fishing. … Continue reading

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Sight Fishing for Tarpon in Low Light – By Diana Rudolph

As the sun fought its way up through the low cloudbank clinging to the horizon, the wind diminished. The morning oozed tarpon. Hot, muggy and still. To the west a flash of lightning lit up the sky momentarily and a … Continue reading

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Tips on Fly Fishing Tips, Part 1 – By Mike McCune

My steelhead beginnings were reasonably simple. I started out with a 9 foot 9 weight fiberglass rod, a click and pawl reel, and a Hi-D shooting head bolted on to monofilament shooting line with a clinch knot. Depth was achieved … Continue reading

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Montana Fall Fishing – By Diana Rudolph

Autumn in big sky country is a welcome break from the heat of summer and a last gasp before winter mutes the landscape. The hills shine a golden straw color and grey clouds cling tightly to the valleys, relenting to … Continue reading

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