As Hurricane Irma made it’s way to South Florida, local fly fisherman find themselves in a rush to stow away their water crafts. Watch Eric and the guys talk about the potential impact of Hurricane Irma as they weather the storm. The resurgence of a fishery, the Florida Everglades rebound after the storm.
Around half past five local time on Thursday the 12th of July, the winners of the IFTD Awards for the Best New Products in a large number of categories were announced on one of the casting pools at the show. Text and pictures by Rudy van Duijnhoven A full list of all the […]
With “ICAST on the Water” started on the 10th of July the largest fishing tackle trade show in the world, the ICAST – IFTD Show. This year the show for angling in general and for fly-fishing are still held in the same, combined location, next year the IFTD Show will move to Denver in October. […]
Please mark your calendar for ICAST 2018 being held July 10 – 13, in the North/South Building at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. Please note that we include Tuesday as the first day of the show to account for the events that launched in 2015 – On the Water, the ICAST Cup […]
The 2018 Florida Fly Fishing Expo in Crystal River on February 9-10 has scheduled legendary Florida Keys guide Steve Huff to show and tell some of his secrets for catching giant permit, tarpon, snook and other trophy gamefish on a fly rod. Huff, who has been described as “the top fly fishing guide on the planet,” tops […]
The Florida Fly Fishing Show & Expo will be held at the Plantation Inn on February 9-10, 2018. Transportation – nearest airport Tampa International – 1 hour 15 minutes drive to the beautiful Plantation Inn. Source: www.thefishingwire.com.
The Bonefish & Tarpon Trust is continuing to search for anglers, guides and others with knowledge of Florida Keys fishing history to help identify locations where bonefish once spawned. This information may help researchers find locations where bonefish spawning still occurs today. It’s possible that bonefish spawn in the general area where commercial kingfishing occurs. […]
“FLOW” celebrates the charm of the Chipola and the partnerships forged to protect it. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) announces the release of its new video, “FLOW: the Chipola River Story.” “FLOW” features International Game Fish Association’s Top Female Angler of 2015, Meredith McCord, and tells the conservation story of the Chipola […]
Fly Tying Class January 25 in St. Petersburg, Florida Suncoast Fly Fisher Bruce Evensen restarts his monthly Introduction to Fly Tying class on Thursday, January 25 at 7 pm. Fly tiers will meet in the conference room at High Performance Plumbing Services at 4450 Morris Street in St. Petersburg. Classes will continue on the fourth […]
The 2016 Florida Fly Fishing Expo has announced an expanding list of top-tier professionals to share their fly casting and fly tying secrets at Plantation on Crystal River Nov. 4-5. The two-day Expo will feature indoor and outdoor seminars, demonstrations and workshops for fly fishers of all skills levels and ages, male and female. It […]