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Classic Pro Tips: 7 Keys to Catching River Bass

Written by Winston Cundiff, All Water Guides


River bass require a specialized set of skills and tactics that are very different from those of trout fishing.
All photos courtesy Winston Cundiff

I recently read a “how-to” article about bass fishing on the fly and watched an older video that put tournament gear fisherman alongside a fly guy in the Sacramento Delta. Both were very. . .

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Photos: A Meaningful Mother-Daughter Day on the Water

Written by: Chelsea Long


Chelsea (right) was finally able to introduce her mom to fly fishing through CfR.
Photos courtesy Chelsea Long

Last month, I had the incredible opportunity to be a River Buddy for the Casting for Recovery (CfR) retreat in Waring, Texas. Casting for Recovery is a nonprofit organization that coordinates and . . .

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Podcasts: Catching Largemouth Bass in Rivers, with Winston Cundiff


Written by: Tom Rosenbauer

Winston Cundiff with a beautiful Texas bass.
Photos courtesy Winston Cundiff

When we think of largemouth bass, most of us either have a vision of a small farm pond or a big wide-open lake. But there are many excellent largemouth bass fisheries in rivers. And the . . .

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Video: “Lucky,” a Film About Fly Fishing and Family


Written by: Phil Monahan

Here’s a great video about a young woman’s love of fly fishing and how it helps her connect with her dad. A student at the University of Texas, Meris McHaney, shot this film herself, and it really . . .

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Photo of the Day: One-Piece Lone Star Largemouth


Written by: Phil Monahan

Not a bad way to kick off a morning on Lake Fork.
Photo by Jenny Mayrell-Woodruff

My wife, Jenny, and I had to reschedule some trout trips because of high-water releases on the river we guide on in Oklahoma, the Mountain Fork. So we made the best of it by fly fishing at. . .

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Photo of the Day: Watch Out, That First One’s a Doozy


Written by: Phil Monahan

Not many of us landed our first fish on a fly and had to struggle to hoist it.
Photo courtesy All Water Guides

Alvin Dedeaux of All Water Guides in Austin, Texas sent in this photo, along with a short description: “Elizabeth had only fly-fished once before, in. . .

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Video: “Through the Guides” Complete Film


Written by: Phil Monahan

We posted the first teaser for “Through the Guides” more than a year ago, and then there was a second taste back in November. At last, the complete film by The Noble Lab is. . .

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Photo of the Day: Guide’s Day Off Bucketmouth


Written by: Phil Monahan

That’s the kind of fish you’ kill for with clients in the boat!
Photo by JTVZ

Winston Cundiff—who works for All Water Guides in Austin, Texas—had the day off, so he grabbed his trusty Helios 2 One-Piece 8-weight and headed out on the lower Colorado River (the . . .

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