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Fly Fishing in Yemen?

When people think about fly fishing locations, they usually think of
places like Montana, Idaho, Montana, Washington, etc.  Since 2011, though, the list has grown to
include an unlikely newcomer, Yemen.  The
fly-fishing spotlight has been on Yemen ever since the production of the British
film Salmon Fishing in Yemen. The
film is about helping a sheik realize his …

Person fishing at lake

Fly Fishing For Gold

When fly fishermen descend upon the meandering streams and rivers of the majestic Rocky Mountains, they seek a variety of things besides fish.  Solitude and adventure also rank high on the list.  For a small group of daring fishermen, add gold to that list.  Not gold trout, but gold doubloons . . . as …

Four Little Things No Fly Fisher Should Be Without

Shake & Flote:

hook on this stuff and cannot believe anyone can fly fish without it. Shake & Flote can be used to pre-treat a dry fly just like any other floatant, and it works as well as anything else for this purpose. Yet it does what no other potion does—it sucks the moisture …

Smart Tactics for Small Streams

Which Fly First?

If the water is at a normal level and its temperature is above 50°, you have a choice of nearly any fly. If the water is shallow and not overly rich, choose a dry fly. You can cover a lot of water quickly without spooking the entire pool or run with a …