Marcel Destombes

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The 10 Best Rugged Travel Duffels of 2018

Features have gotten out of hand. No matter what the product is — be it as simple as a knife or as complex as a camera — we’ve come to expect that …

The Best Camp Stoves of 2018

When weather rolls in, grab one of these. (Courtesy Outdoor Research) Outdoor Research Interstellar ($299) At long last, the holy grail of waterproof jackets. The Interstellar blew our crew away with an uncanny mix of weatherproofing, breathability, and stretch. “It feels softer than a soft shell …

Camping

The 8 Best Small Outdoor Brands from Across the Globe

We’re all victims of tunnel vision. When Patagonia, The North Face, Arc’teryx or any of the other big guys release a new jacket, backpack or …

20 Fly Fishing Tips from a Guide

Now that my 2017 guiding season is underway,<p>and about to seriously ramp up, I find myself both excited and reflective. The 2016 was great. I met a …

Fishing

Best Smart Lights for Your Home in 2018

The Philips Hue White and Color Ambiance A19 Starter Kit is the perfect smart light solution for your home. They allow for a wide range of brightness …

So you want to be a great trout fisherman

First things first. If you’re a brand new fly fisherman, you might want to hold off on this piece. This is for folks who are already decent anglers, …

Sunday Classic / Line Marking Shorthand

I'm told that Lefty Kreh came up with this, but I learned it from my friend Rick Whorwood. It's a great idea, who ever thought of it. As fly lines …

15 Pieces of Dirt Cheap Gear Every Angler Should Own

Fly fishing gear is plenty expensive. That's not lost on anyone. Some of that pricey gear is worth every penny but there are lots of cheap and simple …

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Only The Lightest, Ch 1: Ultralight Backpacking Basics

How to Pack a Backpack Efficiently

6<p>Gallery<p>6 Images<p>7 tips on how to pack a backpack:<p>• Don't pack piecemeal. Lay out everything you think you'll need to bring and strategize from …

Backpacking

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HOW TO MAKE ME:<p>Empty me into a pot and add 3.5 cups BOILED water. Bring back to boil and simmer me for 11 minutes, stirring occasionally.<p>Take me off …

How to tie your own realistic flies

Tippet Shootout

<i>Back in 2012 we wrote a tippet shootout for Fly Fisherman Magazine. Our intent was to post the article on our website soon after but somehow time got</i> …

Inner Chest Target Workout

<b>I’m having a hard time building the inner part of my chest. Compound moves like benching don’t seem to target that area. Do you have a better</b> …

Workouts

How to Use the Cable Crossover Correctly

Question<p>The pulleys on my gym’s cable crossover are adjustable from high to low. What’s the best position for the cable crossover chest …

7 Fat-Torching Dumbbell Exercises

1 of 8<p>Dumbbell Fat-Burn<p>Whether you’re on the road for work or you simply need a day off from dealing with muscleheads, sometimes making it to the gym …

Workouts

28-days-to-lean Meal Plan

You'’re training hard every day with your program, going heavy on the weights and sweating up a storm with cardio. News flash: While that's critical …

Fitness

Torch Fat with a Heavy Dose of Iron

For those of us who love to lift weights, cardio training is often an excruciatingly boring endeavor. Whether it be HIIT, steady state, or anything …

Body Fat

TightLine Nymphs

a little foray today into the world of competition-type nymphs from the U.S.<br>as in most comp-style flies we’ll notice a great lack of realism and a …

Deadly Dozen Flies

I know, I know. Another "Deadly Dozen" article on trout flies. How many times do we have to read "Ten Top Trout Flies" blog post? Dear reader, give …

The deadly dozen - SM Flies

There are many many flies on the market and once you start tying your own flies you will find yourself dreaming up new patterns almost daily.<p>So …

My First trip as a host - Three Rivers Lesotho

After a year of planning and making arrangements with clients that booked their spots through www.flyloops.net, it was at last time to make my way to …