On The Cover: A Pacific sailfish struts its stuff in Costa Rica. Photo by Neal and Linda Rodgers.
by Rusty Chinnis
Winter brings out Tampa Bay's giant trout.
On the Run
**by Alan Caolo
Making the most of the mass mullet migration.
by Capt. Brian Horsley
When all else fails, fly-fishing for toothy predators can turn a slow day into a memorable adventure.
**Cali Rock Hounds
by Robert Ketley
California's rocky coastline provides shorebound fly-rodders excellent opportunities.
_An angler's guide to Costa Rica's Pacific riches._
"East vs. West"
Candidate info, readers' index, travel tips and kayaks.
Check out what's online now.
San Diego, new titles, conservation news, industry updates and upcoming events.
**"Election 2004 and Our Oceans"
Fly Tier's Bench
D.L.'s Flexo-Minnow, Mark's Juvee Crab, tying benches and using the proper tension.
Tackle & Technique
" 'Tis the Season"
_"Hauling for Distance"
A roundup of gear for the saltwater fly-rodder.
Hewes Tailfisher 17 Tunnel Hull, Ranger 168 Banshee
Panama, Turks and Caicos and Zihuatanejo
76 One More Cast
"A Matter of Record"
Q&A; with Lefty Kreh
The double haul, stretching lines, permit flies and old fly lines.