Tippets: Map Review, CFFCM Legends Awards, Flies for Spring Runoff

March 24, 2016 By: Erin Block

  • There’s nothing like laying out a paper map to plan a season of fishing trips. Ben Smith reviews “Game Planner” maps in a recent post on Arizona Wanderings. “Although I’ve used Google Earth for years, the Game Planner Map Viewer has really proven to be on a whole other level of information.” Read more here.
  • The CFFCM Catskill Legends awards honors individuals who have contributed their expertise to impact, educate and share the history and knowledge of the Catskills. 2016 honorees include Stan Cooper Jr., Tom Satterthwaite, and Ray Smith. A ceremony will be held on April 1, 2016 in the Wulff Gallery at the Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum.
  • Whether it’s fishing high water runoff to the post-runoff spawn, Chuck Hawkins of Hawkins Outfitters offers great advice on choosing flies to match conditions in a recent article via Orvis.