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    Review: Costa Corbina Polarized Fishing Glasses

    I recently went on a trip tarpon fishing in Boca Grande Florida and tried out the Costa Corbinas with Blue Mirror 580 glass lenses. They were perfect, for a number of reasons.

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    Cape Cod Striped Bass Fishing on the Fly

    Yesterday was one of those days where everything came together: the sun was out, the bait was abundant, the fish were feeding on top, and the birds helped lead the way.

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    Southern Maine Striped Bass Fishing Report

    If my first week of Maine striper fishing is any indication of the rest of the summer, then life is going to be good this summer.

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    Fly Fishing for Tarpon in Boca Grande

    We’re all familiar with the excuses that follow a good skunking. And so it was on the plane ride back from Boca Grande, Florida, where we had gone in search in tarpon.

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    Best Golf and Fly Fishing in New England

    Ok, I know, I know — golf? The headline might raise your eyebrows. But stick with me on this one, as golf and fly fishing have a lot in common. And I’m talking about more than a lot of old white men.

  • Building a Blue Halo Fly Rod

    For the last couple of years I’ve been intrigued by Courtney Boice and his fiberglass rod company Blue Halo. Like a child, I was drawn to the colorful works of art that his company pumps out at a rather mind blowing pace these days.