Costa Playa Frames

  The hardest thing about sunglasses is adding *function.*  Form is everything; after all, for most people shades are nothing more than a style choice.  Moreover, the polarized market has already reached stability at the high end with Costa’s 580 technology and Smith’s ChromaPOP–while there are undoubtedly better quality polarizing …

Podcast: Find Your Water with Josh Prestin

Season Ten, Episode One: Find Your Water with Josh Prestin 26:39 (Right click to download or subscribe on iTunes) MP3 | iTunes | RSS Josh Prestin, Brand Manager for Redington, discusses the ‘Find Your Water‘ film series, product design, and the mysterious Serry Jiem.

Black Tar Permit

T HE INSIDE OF my Buff smells like socks. Five days into a Mexican flats fishing trip, with only the local graywater to wash clothes in, things start getting a little funky.  You notice stuff like this during your seventh hour of standing on a flats boat, like a statue, musing over …

Swing Away

  F ly line rips the river’s surface like scissors sliding across silk as Michael McLellan propels his two-handed, Scottish-style fly rod …

Yeti Ice Reviewed

When I first received a Yeti Hopper soft-sided cooler to try out, I didn’t think I’d use it much.  I was shocked …

Ten Tips for Catching Wild Trout

W ild trout are unusual, especially outside the Mountain West.  Many anglers around the country go months or years without ever casting …

Track & Field

Don’t miss my cover story in January 2015’s Arkansas Life magazine, a collaboration with the spectacular photographers of Hatch & Maas Collective, on hunters …

Ten Cold Weather Fishing Tips

Lots of fisheries shut down altogether in the winter, but down South we’re usually lucky enough to be able to keep going …

Polar Buff Review

I remember the first time I saw a Buff.  I thought it was ridiculous. “You expect people to wear these stretchy bandana …

Podcast: Howler Bros. with Andy Stepanian

Season Nine, Episode Twenty: Howler Bros. with Andy Stepanian 31:21 (Right click to download or subscribe on iTunes) MP3 | iTunes | RSS Howler Bros. co-founder and …

Sporting Classics

Sporting Classics recently named The Itinerant Angler one of its Eight Great Podcasts for Sportsmen.

Podcast: The Big Year with Justin Witt

Season Nine, Episode Eighteen: The Big Year with Justin Witt 32:23 (Right click to download or subscribe on iTunes) MP3 | iTunes | RSS World traveler and …

Podcast: Island Time with Oliver White

Season Nine, Episode Sixteen: Island Time with Oliver White 26:38 (Right click to download or subscribe on iTunes) MP3 | iTunes | RSS Oliver White is the owner and …

Podcast: Golden Gate with George Revel

Season Nine, Episode Fifteen: Golden Gate with George Revel 32:23 (Right click to download or subscribe on iTunes) MP3 | iTunes | RSS George Revel is the owner …

Water Cycle

T he waters below Beaver Dam, tucked into the Ozark hills northeast of Fayetteville, are icy even in the heart of summer. …