Ontario OUT of DOORS Managing Editor Ray Blades keeps you in the loop on news in the fly-fishing industry, new gear releases, and insights from a life wading rivers and perched in front of a fly-tying vise.

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What's in a name?

by Ray Blades | May 26, 2015

A Top Ten list of flashy flies

Wild Steelhead

Destined to become a steelheader

by Ray Blades | March 31, 2015

Suggested reading and viewing for the upcoming season

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All tied up at the moment

by Ray Blades | February 2, 2015

Effective flies for fishing through the ice

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Ray Blades is so fly

by Ray Blades | January 7, 2015

Was there ever any question?