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10 Budget Friendly Fly Fishing Gifts

10 Budget Friendly Fly Fishing Gifts By G. Chambers Fly fishing requires lots of stuff…rods, reels, lines, tippets, leaders, wet flies, dry flies, streamer flies and much, much more. For a non-angler it can be pretty confusing to know what … Continue reading

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The Case Against Cotton: Cold Weather Wading

By G. Chambers,  SFBCA member Awhile back, while I was fishing the Ganaraska River, I took a header into the water. On a hot summer day, this unexpected dunking might have been a refreshing welcome, but in late Fall in … Continue reading

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D.I.Y Float Reel

By G. Chambers, SFBCA member I’d love to have a float reel for steelheading, but I have a hard time justifying the cost. According to this video, the solution to my float reel dilemma could be as close as my … Continue reading

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packing my fishing pack!

Originally posted on Raspberryfisher's Blog:
In my previous post, I noted how after 20 years, I have refined my tools into a single pack, whether I am searching out Steelhead in November, Trout in May or Bass in August.…

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Gear Review: BG Fixed Blade Knife

By G. Chambers, SFBCA member If you’re looking for a sturdy, well priced camping knife the Bear Grylls Ultimate Fixed Blade Knife ($60 at Canadian Tire) is worth a look. Unlike a lot of cheaply made knives which are basically … Continue reading

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Enhance your fishing experience by choosing the right fly line

Originally posted on Fly Line Reviews:
A fly line and fishing rod are the two most important items which determine your success in fishing. Choosing the right fly line however matters even more than the rod as it is the…

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