10 Best Canoe Trips in North America

Fly fishers are familiar with floating rivers - we do it all the time in drift boats. But there's a lot of water that we can't get to in drift boats, and that's where canoes come into play. From the boundary waters of Minnesota, to the undisturbed rivers of Alaska, a canoe trip should be on every angler's bucket list. But where to go? Well, this piece...

Movie Monday - Tarpon and Permit in Belize

Starting this week, I'm going to share new fly fishing and tying videos every Monday. Because what's a better cure for the drudgery of going back to the office on a Monday morning than that? Today, we have a new video from Gilbert Rowley - one of the finest fly fishing filmmakers alive. I've had the pleasure of getting to know Gil over the past few years...

"The Ghosts of Casa Mar"

Dave Sherwood writes eloquently about the emergence and decline of Casa Mar lodge in Costa Rica, a place where a legion of fly fishing personalities cut their teeth on tarpon.  Casa Mar is more than just a memory, writes Sherwood: "these early visitors took lessons gleaned in Costa Rica back to the United States, part of a virtuous cycle that led to the...

Video Hatch: “Cosmoledo Junkie”

In this film, follow Helmut Zaderer and Yngve Ask on their trip to one of the most unique and wild atolls in the world to catch Giant Trevally. An Official Selection of the 2020 Fly Fishing Film Tour.

Video Hatch: "Iskanapi"

In this film from Waist Deep Media, dedicated anglers travels to the Blackfeet Reservation in search of huge rainbows. “We won't let muddy roads, snow or cold stop us from finding some of the biggest trout in the Lower 48."

Video Hatch: “No Great Things”

This film from Western Natives features the fishing at Elfin Cove Resort in Alaska.

Video Hatch: “Igloo”

Newfoundland and Labrador are home to the world's biggest brook trout, and this film features the stunning fishery at Igloo Lake Lodge. Via In the Loop Magazine.

Video Hatch: “Taylor River and Gunnison River Fly Fishing Float Trip”

This film from Nomadic Anglers features a float trip on the Gunnison and Taylor rivers, fly fishing with Evan Hammans.

Video Hatch: “Chars of Kangia”

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

Deep Water Cay Shutters Operations

Deep Water Cay has announced it will cease operations due to after effects of Hurricane Dorian. "With no idea when power will be restored to East End, and no structures that can be connected on the island, no housing, offices, functioning water or sewage treatment plants in place we have simply been forced by mother nature to close,” said Paul R Vahldiek...