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Erik Hanson
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Video Hatch: “The River Man”

This documentary by Richard Gorodecky details the life of Connie Corcoran, one of Ireland’s great fishing guides who has dedicated his life to the Blackwater River. Find more information about the full-length film here.

Tippets: Swinging Wet Flies, Michigan Mayflies on Radar

Topwater flies are often the go-to for summer fishing. However Jonathan Wright explains the patterns and technique you’re probably overlooking: swinging wet flies downstream. It is “one of the oldest tricks in the book, and the technique has had some modern … more

Explore More Content and Products with New RIO Products Website

RIO Products has announced the launch of a newly designed website which provides easier navigation for product information and educational resources and materials. Read more in the press release below.

WorldCast Anglers Announces Photo and Video Contest

Idaho-based outfitter WorldCast Anglers has announced their upcoming “Fishtoberfest” photo and video contest. Entries can be a photo or short video celebrating fly fishing in the state of Wyoming or Idaho. The submission period is open now through October 2, … more

Books »

  • The Confluence Book
    “The Confluence”

    What started as a single fishing trip has evolved over twenty-plus years into an annual retreat to the mystical environs of the Dartmouth College Grant, far from the workaday world and vibrant with brotherhood, creativity and reflection.

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  • Jerry Darkes Fly Fishing
    Inside the Box: Jerry Darkes

    Jerry Darkes describes how much big water fishing has in common with saltwater sight-casting and how much it has to offer in terms of variety and adventure. He also shares a peek into his fly box.