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Tips

How to Get Better at Streamer Fishing

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By Spencer Durrant | TMTB Managing Editor | Featured Image by Ryan Kelly November 14, 2017   For the longest time I wasn’t a big fan of streamer fishing. I didn’t get the appeal. I watched videos of guys nailing huge trout on streamers, but it never looked fun enough to actually do. Those giant… Read more »

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Fly Tying Tuesday: October Caddis Nymph

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By Spencer Durrant | TMTB Managing Editor September 26, 2017 Fall is finally here. As any trout bum knows, with fall’s arrival comes fly tying season. During the peak months of angling I often tie just to replace what I’ve lost over the course of a week’s fishing. This fly tying tutorial, from Tim Flagler… Read more »

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Stories

The Art Within Fly Fishing

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By Spencer Durrant | TMTB Managing Editor | Featured Image Courtesy Bob White July 31, 2017  Cold water lapped at my feet while I waited for my buddy Ryan to walk back to the boat. The frenzy of other boats launching, guides asking clients to watch rod tips, and the general chatter of a boat… Read more »

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The 5 Basic Rules of Fly Fishing Etiquette

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By Spencer Durrrant | TMTB Managing Editor | Featured Image by Hyrum Weaver July 15, 2017   Yes, fly fishing etiquette is a thing. It may seem like a dead-in-the-water topic anymore, what with how crowded rivers are these days, but fly fishing etiquette is almost more important now than it was 20 years ago…. Read more »

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Gear

Gear: Hardy Reels’ FWDD Review

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Hardy reels have long been regarded as some of the best in the industry. The wide-spool Hardy Perfect revolutionized reels, and today the company continues to produce high-quality reels at reasonable prices. The all-new FWDD from Hardy Reels. The FWDD series ushers in a new era for the storied manufacturer. It’s a minimalist’s dream reel,… Read more »

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Tips

Fly Tying Tips: The Rowley Stone

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Welcome to another day of fly tying tips from all of us here at TMTB. Today we’re looking at one of my new favorite flies – the Rowley Stone. This thing plain catches fish. It’s a simple, easy-to-tie pattern that works wonders. Gilbert Rowley, who’s a local Utah filmmaker and responsible for the “Wide Open”… Read more »

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Walton Fly Rods Native Series

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Walton Fly Rods is a new name in the rod industry – but are they good rods? My good buddy Brad Smith (@BradSmithOutdoors, Senior Writer at Wide Open Spaces) is the owner of a new rod company based out of Indianapolis – Walton Fly Rods. He was kind enough to send along about two-thirds of… Read more »