January 2007

On the cover: Diana Rudolph and a hefty Key West blackfin tuna. Photo by Capt. Ted Lund


The Total Package
by Pat Ford
Mexico's Ascención Bay offers the best chance at a slam - for experts and novices alike.
Lady of Record
by Jill Zima-Borski
Florida Keys angler Diana Rudolph is taking the fly-fishing world by storm.
Buggy Whip Ditch Revisited
**by Steve Kantner
South Florida's Tamiami Trail offers timeless year-round action for fly-rodders.
**Flats Boat Evolution

by Rusty Chinnis
South Florida's light-tackle anglers were the architects of modern flats boats.
2007 Boat Buyers Guide