Video: Seeing Red on the South Texas Flats

Here’s a gorgeous video from a fishery we don’t see too much of: the South Texas flats. From the cool underwater shots, to the big redfish and seatrout, this video will have you thinking of. . .

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Photo of the Day: Louisiana Hot Spot


Capt. Gary Taylor shows off a redfish from the Louisiana Marsh off Slidell.
Photo by Irene Bognar

On an icy, snowy day in Vermont, I’m thinking about how great it would be to head out into the Louisiana Marsh to chase redfish on a fly with my friend, Capt. Gary Taylor.

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Tom’s Fly of the Week: Bissett’s Cajun Crustacean


Capt. Lucas Bissett has thought long and hard about the way to present a crab pattern to redfish.
Photo courtesy Lucas Bissett

I periodically get to chase redfish, and although I almost always tie flies before a trip, I always make the mistake of figuring that my bigger Bahamas-type bonefish patterns will. . .

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