TFO Announces Custom Rod Shop
Temple Fork Outfitters announce the opening of its custom rod shop, which features custom cosmetics, as well as blueprinted rod blanks for the ultimate in performance. Click HERE to learn more.
February 8, 2013:
SCFFO to Host San Diego F3T 2013
SoCal Fly Fishing Outfitters will be hosting the San Diego showing of F3T 2013. Click HERE to learn more.
Abel Unveils New Super 9/10N
CAMARILLO, Calif. – Abel reel announces their new Super 9/10N (for narrow) reel. It's a lightweight, large arbor reel that designed to handle blistering runs and retrieve line quickly. Click HERE
New Product Announcement:
TFO Launches 12wt BVK
Temple Fork Outfitters announces the release of a 12wt version of their popular new BVK fly rods. This could be a winner for BTB fly-fishermen looking for an easier-casting alternative in a heavy rod.
Click HERE to read more...
Pending WR White Seabass Caught at Channel Islands
August 1, 2011: Michael Schweit, president of the Southwest Council of the Federation of Fly Fishermen, caught a pending white seabass world record at Santa Cruz Island in mid-July. Click HERE to find out more…
Features, Columns & Events
Pacific Barracuda World Record:
The Incidental Record Holder
Steve Mras talks about his recent 12lb tippet WR Pacific Barracuda. It was almost incidental to his efforts in pursuing a different award. Click HERE to read the full story.
Notes from the Denver Fly Fishing Retailer Show
Sept., 2008 - It's that time of year!
Be sure to read our notes and observations from the Denver Fly-Fishing Retailers Show...
Results and Analysis:
2009 TYD Tournament
The 2009 TYD Tournament is history... Twelve contestants and five vessels endured unsettled conditions and sketchy fishing to take a shot at bringing home the bacon. Click HERE to read the full story.
The Tuna Kahuna
How to Pull Start an E-TEC 90
Nov. 5, 2010 - The Evinrude E-TEC 90 is one of the largest motors you can pull start, and supposedly one of the easiest. We couldn't do it when we tried a few years back, but we think we figured out what we did wrong, and try it again...
Tomaso's Jetty Fly
Want to Make Life BTB Easier?
The Most Common Things You Should Work On...
We asked some SoCal BTBFF guides: "What's the most common thing your clients should work on before they go out BTB?" The answer might surprise you...Click HERE to learn more...
A Trolling Primer - Part I
What every fly-fisherman needs to know about the fine art of offshore trolling. Part I covers basic gear for you and the boat. Part II covers how to use all the stuff. Click HERE to read Part I...
Getting Started in BTBFF - Part V: Essential Extras
Part V of our no-nonsense series on getting started in BTBFF reviews some fly-fishing accessories or tools you should have with you when fishing BTB. If you haven't fished our coastal waters much, or are new to fly-fishing, you need to check this out. Click HERE to read the full story.
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