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New Fly Fishing Books

The Habits of Trout: And Other Unsolved Mysteries by Tim Schulz is a fine new collection of essays from a Michigan author and angler. Schulz’s generous writing spins experience on the water into larger life lessons of love, family, and … more

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New Fly Fishing Books

Artful Profiles of Trout, Char, and Salmon and the Classic Flies That Catch Them: Tips, Tactics, and Advice on Taking Our Favorite Gamefish by Dave Whitlock and Emily Whitlock is a collection of articles spanning Dave’s career, covering topics such … more

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New Fly Fishing Books

Flyfisher’s Guide to Northwest Montana’s Mountain Lakes by Michael L. Raether is an essential guide for any angler fishing the high country of northwestern Montana. This book covers angling opporthe Bitterroot Range, the Thompson River Drainage, the Vermillion River drainage, … more

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New Fly Fishing Books

A Fly Fisher’s Sixty Seasons: True Tales of Angling Adventures by Steve Raymond is a witty and heartfelt, look back at the author’s over half a century of fly fishing and writing. “Raymond takes the opportunity to write passionately about … more

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New Fly Fishing Books

Tying and Fishing Deer Hair Flies: 50 Patterns for Trout, Bass, and Other Species by Tim Jacobs is a complete guide to selecting, handling, and tying with deer hair. The book covers patterns for species including trout, bass, and musky, … more

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Review of “The Feather Thief”

A new book, The Feather Thief by Kirk Wallace Johnson, looks at “the natural history heist of the century.” The book centers around the crime committed when Edwin Rist stole rare bird specimens from the British Museum of Natural History for … more

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Interview with Thomas McGuane

March marks the release of a new collection of short stories from Thomas McGuane. Callan Wink sits down with the author to talk about Montana, early years in the Florida Keys, his friendship with Jim Harrison, and balancing outdoor pursuits … more

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New Fly Fishing Books

Fly Fishing the Greater Yellowstone Backcountry by Bruce Staples is a must-have guidebook for fishing opportunities in the Greater Yellowstone Area. “ In addition to full color photographs of the destinations, the author includes essential information for each stream or … more

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New Fly Fishing Books

Designing Poppers, Sliders & Divers by Steven B. Schweitzer gives practical advice for crafting top water fly fishing lures. The book is divided into three comprehensive sections presenting methods, procedures and examples richly illustrated with over 800 full color photographs. … more

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“Top Saltwater Flies: Bonefish, Tarpon, Permit” by Drew Chicone from Wild River Press

Wild River Press has announced the release of a new three-volume set of books on the top saltwater flies. Top Saltwater Flies: Bonefish, Tarpon, Permit by Drew Chicone includes clear step-by-step photos with easy-to-follow instructions, accompanied with color photography. Read … more

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