Review: Airflo Control-a-Drogue

Review: Airflo Control-a-Drogue

All-in-one kit helps boat anglers control their drift for better fly presentation

Author:
Rob Hardy
Net Profits

Net Profits

Eco-conscious eyewear company Vallon set out to prove that quality and style need not cost the earth

Author:
Rob Hardy
The next generation

The next generation

Orvis has launched the fourth iterant of its technologically advanced Helios rod. Does the performance match the hype?

Author:
Rob Hardy
Rod test: the long and the short of it

Rod test: the long and the short of it

Editor Andrew Flitcroft and AAPGAI senior instructor Clive Mitchelhill test the latest 14ft nine-weight double-handers.

Author:
Andrew Flitcroft
Green reel revolution

Green reel revolution

Guideline tasked its designers with devising the most sustainable fly reel on the market. The Nova is the result

Author:
Rob Hardy
Review: Asso leaders

Review: Asso leaders

Deliver your flies with accuracy and finesse using these top-quality Japanese-made leaders

Author:
Rob Hardy
Tested: Patagonia Swiftcurrent Wading Jacket

Tested: Patagonia Swiftcurrent Wading Jacket

Our verdict on an environmentally friendly wading jacket

Author:
Rob Hardy
Fly lines for stillwater buzzer techniques

Fly lines for stillwater buzzer techniques

Tested: Airflo Superflo Sink and Anchor Tip Fly Lines

Author:
Rob Hardy
Review: Airflo’s latest 7/9wt cassette reel

Review: Airflo’s latest 7/9wt cassette reel

Our verdict on the Switch Pro large-arbor for stillwater trout-fishing

Author:
Rob Hardy
Tested: new CND Gravity 14ft salmon rod

Tested: new CND Gravity 14ft salmon rod

Our verdict on a state-of-the-art 8wt-9wt double-hander

Author:
Rob Hardy
Staying warm with Zerofit Heatrub base layers

Staying warm with Zerofit Heatrub base layers

Take a closer look at Zerofit’s award-winning fabric technology

Author:
Rob Hardy
Five affordable accessories to start the season

Five affordable accessories to start the season

This handful of goodies all hang on or about your fishing jacket – making your time on the water more comfortable and efficient.

Author:
Rob Hardy
Keep warm from head to toe this spring

Keep warm from head to toe this spring

Our technical clothing selection includes hats, socks and base layers for fly fishing

Author:
Rob Hardy
The best cold weather clothing

The best cold weather clothing

Prepare for the chilly first weeks of the fly fishing season with our choice of weather-beating outer layers

Author:
Rob Hardy
Best cassette fly reels for trout fishing

Best cassette fly reels for trout fishing

Reviewed: 11 cassette reels for 7wt and 8wt fly lines, ideal for stillwater trout, suitable for sea trout and light salmon fishing

Author:
Don Stazicker
Ten of the best switch rods

Ten of the best switch rods

Tested: 11ft-11ft 9in double-handers for 7wt and 8wt lines, ideal for low-water salmon fishing

Author:
Andrew Flitcroft
Which rod for stillwater trout?

Which rod for stillwater trout?

Tested: 10ft seven-weights for reservoirs and large lakes

Author:
Andrew Flitcroft
Choose the right trout fly line

Choose the right trout fly line

Tested: 15 four-weight fly lines for river trout and grayling fishing

Author:
Don Stazicker