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Intro to Trout Fishing

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Intro to Trout Fishing

Rainbow Trout are native to the pacific regions of Northern Mexico, the western region of the United States and Canada, and up and around Alaska to the Kamchatka Peninsula in Russia. Because of their popularity as both a food fish and a sport fish, hatcheries have expanded this range worldwide, and rainbows are now found all over the world, including central and eastern US, New Zealand, Europe, and even parts of Africa. Photo: Alaskan Rainbow by Kate Crump / Angler Alex Bradberry Rainbow trout thrive in a number of different environments, from small streams to raging rivers, lakes, and some...

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Wendy Williamson, From Trout to Musky: The Story of a Life and Evolution in Fly Fishing

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Wendy Williamson, From Trout to Musky: The Story of a Life and Evolution in Fly Fishing

This spring, the Midwestern fly fishing community was unable to gather for the Great Waters Fly Fishing Expo because of COVID-19.  Fishe was also hoping to be there and to connect with a profoundly deep pool of Midwestern women who love to fish.  This month, we’re profiling Midwestern bass and musky guide and fly shop owner Wendy Williamson about her life and work, as she shares some musky fishing tips for beginners.  

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