For my annual trip tarpon fishing in Boca Grande, Florida this year, I brought a new reel -- the Abel SDS 11/12 wt.
On a trip tarpon fishing this spring, I tried out Beulah’s Opal 12wt off Boca Grande, Florida. As some of you may know, I am a big fan of Beulah’s fly rods. Why? Because in the age of fast-action fly rods, these rods have soul.
Greetings Compleat Anglers! The fishing season is slowing down but that doesn't mean that anglers are out of luck. Those who are willing to brave the weather are doing well, whether it's chasing stripers, looking for trout, or hunting steelhead or browns on great lakes tributaries. Read on for details! Read More
Greetings Compleat Anglers! The striper fishing has been great, with anglers getting into plenty of fishing throughout long island sound. As long as you're willing to layer up, that is! Trout fishing is starting to settle into it's off-season pattern, with small windows during the day when the fish perk up thanks to warmer temps. It's not gangbusters but still an option. And lastly, the steelhead action in upstate New York is kicking into gear and we've heard strong reports from folks who have recently made the trek. Read on for the details! Read More