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Video Hatch: “An Introduction to Trout Spey”

In this short instructional film from Gig Harbor Fly Shop, learn the basics of Spey gear for trout fishing.

Habits of Highly Effective Anglers

Successful anglers share similar traits. From good organizational skills to cultivating a positive mental outlook, Dan Zazworsky writes about the “5 Habits of Highly Effective Anglers” in this article on The Wade.

Hardy Debuts the New MTX-S Reel

Hardy has announced the release of their new MTX-S reel, their “first fly reel to feature a hybrid carbon fiber and alloy main frame construction with a sealed disc drag system. The new reel is Hardy’s lightest sealed drag reel ever and built for chasing game fish of all sizes.”

Podcast Episode: Ben Bulis on The Articulate Fly

In this episode of The Articulate Fly, Ben Bulis, president of the American Fly Fishing Trade Association is the guest. The conversation ranges “from his passion for saltwater fishing, to AFFTA’s industry outreach to everything you need to know for IFTD 2019.” Listen here.

Complete Guide to Tenkara Fishing

Paul Gaskell has put together an amazing comprehensive resource for all you need to know about Tenkara. From the basics of gear and choosing the perfect fly, to casting and the history of the technique, learn more via Discover Tenkara.

Video Hatch: “Oliver White Is In Pursuit Of...”

Oliver White is known for his fly fishing adventures across the world. “But to him, not even the most coveted corners on the planet measure up to family time.” Via Yeti.

Podcast Episode: Yvon Chouinard on Belonging to Nature

In this podcast episode, guest Yvon Chouinard joins host of the Meateater podcast, Steven Rinella, in a conversation ranging from tenkara and fishing with one fly, to conservation and karma. Listen here.

Patagonia Announces New Swiftcurrent Line of Waders

Patagonia has announced a new line of waders. The Swiftcurrent Waders are “lighter, stronger, and intelligently designed for active anglers.”

Video Hatch: “Chars of Kangia”

This film features the adventures of one week in Greenland on the Kangia River. Via Northern Stories.

Low Water Fishing Tactics

At this time of year, flows tend to run lower in rivers and streams. In this article, Ryan Scavo writes about key tactics for targeting fish in low water conditions. Read more via The Wade.