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Scientific Anglers Seeks National Sales Manager

Scientific Anglers has announced their search for a National Sales Manager. The position will be full-time and based in Midland, Michigan. Read more in the press release below.

Montana Writers Advocate for Public Lands

Montana writers have come together to create original essays and testimonies in support of public lands. Featured contributors include: Tom McGuane, Doug Peacock, David Quaamen, Rick Bass, and Miles Nolte, among many others. The essays are available to read at We … more

Video Hatch: “Swiss Brookies”

In this short film Oliver Streuli of the blog International Hobbyist offers beautiful footage of fly fishing for brook trout in the Swiss Alps.

Tippets: Little-Known Montana, Catch and Release Research

While perhaps the most well known, the Missouri River is not the only great fishing water in central Montana. In this article, Greg Thomas outlines other hot spots as well as the best flies and techniques for the area, via … more

Books »

  • Tim Weed Fly Fishing Book
    “Keepers”

    A story from Tim Weed's new collection "A Field Guide to Murder & Fly Fishing" surprises readers with its revelations about a father, a wife and a daughter.

Flies »

  • Sol Duc Spey Fly
    “Sol Duc Spey”

    The Sol Duc Spey fly, developed by schoolteacher Syd Glasso in the 1950s, added some entrepreneurial flair to the sensibility of Scottish steelehad flies.

Gear »

People »

  • Greg French Fly Fishing Conservation Author
    Interview: Greg French, Author

    Interview: Greg French, author of "The Imperiled Cutthroat," talks to MidCurrent publisher Marshall Cutchin about conservation, the future of trout, and the importance of asking questions.

Techniques »

  • Fly Fishing with Nymphs
    Nymphing Techniques

    A combination of the high-sticking method and the Leisenring Lift, both generally referred to simply as high sticking, are among the most effective nymphing techniques.