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The Lure of the Big City Fishing Tackle Shop

Sun, 12/31/2017 - 8:03pm
Capitol Fishing Tackle Company, in Manhattan’s garment district, has been selling rods and reels for 120 years.
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What to Do (and Where to Stay) in the Western Catskills

Sun, 12/31/2017 - 8:03pm
One of New York’s last isolated frontiers, sleepy Sullivan County has finally found its place in the sun.
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Fly Fishing Targets Women as a Source for Growth

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 7:51pm
They are the fastest growing demographic in fly fishing but have to find proper gear, navigate social media and plan self-defense in the outdoors.
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Free Alaskan Salmon: Just Bring a Net and Expect a Crowd

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 1:18pm
Amateurs pack the shores of the Kenai River, perhaps the most colorful, and contentious, fishing spot in America.
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Indigenous Canadians Challenge an Exclusive American Fishing Camp

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 12:27pm
A First Nations band in Quebec wants to take back control of a stretch of river that has been in wealthy American hands for over a century.
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Warning for Easily Provoked Types

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 12:27pm
Jacob Stulberg gives us the hook.
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The One That Got Away: Theft of Fishing Guide’s Ashes Becomes a Whodunit

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 12:27pm
It was the last time anyone saw what’s left of Capt. Bill Curtis, who changed saltwater fly-fishing and inspired characters in books.
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Off Belize, a Hunt for Saltwater Fly-Fishing’s Top Prizes

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 12:27pm
An angling Grand Slam entails catching the coveted bonefish, permit and tarpon in the same fishery on the same day or trip. This is one attempt.
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How to Protect the Atlantic Fishery

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 5:45am
The body that manages the fishing stock should adopt a more ecologically sensitive approach to a key part of the food chain.
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The City Teenager vs. the Monstrous Snakehead

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 11:54am
A fishing prodigy is casting his way through New York’s ponds and streams in search of an elusive predator. Or maybe a nice brook trout.
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