FlyLife Autumn Issue #106

THE WORM TURNS
Greg French takes advantage of rising water at Great Lake
THE PERMIT OBSESSION
John Haenke tackles the ultimate saltwater fly fishing challenge
THE RATIONAL TROUT
Dave Witherow delves into the mysteries of trout intelligence
THE LAST RESORT
David Anderson offers a fallback in the middle of nowhere
CAMELS, QUEENIES & PERMIT
Joshua Hutchins heads for the Middle East.
ALPINE TROUT
Mick Fletoridis revels in late season dry fly fishing
SIMPLIFYING FLY SELECTION
Tom Jarman narrows down his river-based fly choices
PLAYING WITH CANE
Clinton Isaac tests a cane rod on hard fighting saltwater species
A WEEK ON THE VARZINA
Fraser Perry visits Kola Peninsula in remote northwest Russia
CAX’S CONVERSION
Leon Normore makes the annual pilgrimage to Exmouth
HALIBUT ON FLY
Rasmus Ovesen dreams of hooking an Atlantic halibut
BACKCASTS
Readers’ letters
WATSON’S FANCY
Davie’s Black Cricket – Peter Watson
ON THE BEACH
Cupcake Crab – Chris Beech
LATEST & GREATEST
Steven Dally
REVIEWS & NEW PRODUCTS
Simms G3 Guide Waders, Abel Rove Series Fly Reels, Loon Fresh Gadgets, Rio Elite Flats Pro 15-foot Clear Tip, Orvis Mirage LT Blackout Fly Reels, Tacky Pescador Fly Box – Magpad, Tacky Original Fly Box – Rivermag, South Pacific Clear Advantage, Orvis Pro Wading Boots 1.5 Seasons on
TRAVEL GUIDE
Guides, lodges and services by region
SHORT CASTS
Michael McBrien, Mike Dimond, David Lam, Mick Chalker, Paul Cilia
LAST CAST
Rob Sloane – News, events and musings