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Beyond the rod and reel: New 2017 fly gear

by Ray Blades | March 23, 2017

While attending The Fly Fishing Show in Somerset, NJ recently, I had more fun probing the aisles for the overlooked items worth the find…it’s the largest all fly-fishing retail show in the world. Here are my top picks:

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A buck hunt that worked

by Gord Ellis | February 15, 2017

I stopped dead, and stared at the deer. It was a buck with the curl of its golden antlers visible. It had locked onto my position, but I didn’t move a muscle…

Late Fall Muskie Magic

by Gord Ellis | January 17, 2017

Gord Ellis reflects back on late fall days on the water & one of the very best times to catch a giant fish.

The Skagit casting revolution

by Ray Blades | December 14, 2016

Ray Blades talks Tom Larimer demystifing Skagit casting in his video Skagit Revolution…

The best summer job ever

by Aiden Wielinga | December 14, 2016

As snow starts to fall our guest blogger, 15 year-old, Aiden Wielinga is reflecting back on warmer days this summer spent working at a fishing resort.

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Score: Grouse 2, Steve 0

by Steve Galea | November 28, 2016

Around here, an early season grouse hunt tends to be an exercise in futility.

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Getting ready for the duck hunt

by Steve Galea | October 19, 2016

Right about now it’s like the night before Christmas around here. I leave for my annual week of duck hunting tomorrow

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Three bucks that bested me      

by Gord Ellis | September 26, 2016

The advent of trail cams has changed the hunting game, here are three short stories about bucks that have eluded me…

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WOW, what a weekend!

by Lezlie Goodwin | September 21, 2016

I just had the pleasure of spending two and a half days with nearly 100 women at the OFAH annual Women’s Outdoor Weekend