In This Issue

AUTUMN 2021 - Volume Twenty-Seven , Issue 3

Features

The Minimalist Fly Box

Rather than tying dozens of different flies, catch trout anywhere and anytime using a small collection of proven patterns.

JOHN MOSOVSKY

Flies for Autumn Chrome

Word spreads like wildfire: “The steelhead are running!” Discover the best flies and strategies that catch these hard-charging fish.

AARON JASPER

Weedless Without the Hassle

You can add wire or monofilament weed guards to your flies, but designing weedless patterns that require no guards is a better solution. Learn how.

JOHN WOOD

Better Tying With the Beattys

Our favorite tying duo share another 10 tips that will help all of us make better fish-catching flies.

AL & GRETCHEN BEATTY

Pyramid Lake: Home of Monster Cutthroat Trout

This historic lake contains some of the biggest trout on the planet. Best of all, they eat flies!

AL RITT

Columns

Editor’s Bench

Fly Fishing Under the Big Top

DAVID KLAUSMEYER

First Wraps

Crocs, Cane Rods, and Clousers

MICHAEL CARR

Matching the Hatch

Seeing the Light

DENNIS POTTER

Beginner’s Masterclass

Tie the Two-Tone Intruder

TIM FLAGLER

Profile

Katie and John Demuth—A Multi-talented Fly-tying Team

DAVID KLAUSMEYER

One Fly

The Cracker

DAVID KLAUSMEYER