Trout Routes

Arriving home yesterday following a three-state, 1,700-mile trout bender, I patted myself on the back…

Bells in the Forest

Last April, I was invited by my friend Jeff (yes, I know him through the…

The Making of a Ken Carlson Painting

For a sick boy stuck in bed for a year recovering from rheumatic fever, the…

On Becoming Ken Carlson

If any number of wildlife artists were born within driving distance of the great museums…

Only You Can Prevent …

We watched the lights come our way, bright spots creeping through the dark, at the…

80 Years of Hunting

It all started, as so many providential things do in my smalltown life, at our…

Spring Loaded

Only after we had paddled SUPs across the river, a brief test of nerves for…

Terminal Tackle

We could argue whether the Captain’s Knot, first taught to me by members of the…

Fly Editor

It’s one of those days you return to your room not bummed but frustrated, certain…

The Order of the Elephant

After a two-year battle with Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) over flight cancellations during the Covid era,…