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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON February 27, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Gear Test: The Generatr 2100
I work. A lot. But like you, I love to fish. And one of the things I enjoy the most about our sport is time away from the office.  Finding a balance between the two is hard, especially when I want to be really away from it all.
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON February 27, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Video spotlight: Middle of Nowhere
We've all dreamed of being the first angler to set foot in some remote paradise. The first to cast to catch fish that have never seen a fly. That fantasy is buried in the depths of all our souls, and, sadly, for most of us, it won't become a reality.
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON February 27, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
And the winner is ...
Congratulations to Scott Hood, who nailed the "find the fish, win a fly reel" contest. 
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON February 27, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Trout Tips: The reach cast
Casting to perpendicular runs can be challenging–it's often tough to get the right drift. Once anglers master the mend, the next tool that needs to be added to the tackle box to help get that perfect drift and send that fly downstream in a natural fashion is the reach cast.
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON February 24, 2017 - 1 COMMENTS
Fly tying: Ken's Crystal Worm
I have the same discussion with a lot of different folks about this time every year. Are flies that imitate worms ... ethical? 
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON February 24, 2017 - 1 COMMENTS
Voices from the River: Gages
Fishing for steelhead at the mouth of the Carmel River in the 1960s. By Sam Davidson For most of the past year we have been living next to a river. This has changed the way I think about streams, and fishing.
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Special thanks to Carolyn Thomas, a middle school science teacher at Wildwood Middle School in Shenandoah Junction, WV for today's video.
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I first met Travis Swartz several years back, when the first "Hank Patterson" videos hit YouTube and became all the range.
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By Randy Scholfield Here on the Front Range, where plains meet mountains, winter weather is always unpredictable, a hit-and-run affair. We might get a foot of snow—and three days later, it’s 70 degrees and you get a hatch of Boulder dudes in shorts and flip-flops. 
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Justin Pickett at Gink and Gasoline tackles an interesting phenomenon in the fly fishing world: anglers who abhore the idea of fishing private water for massive trout and aren't shy about trashing those who do.