￼It’s easy to spot serious anglers. They fish hard, they throw tight loops, and they stay out late. Over the years we’ve added one more criteria to the list. To be a truly...
We were heading from Virginia to her family reunion in South Georgia.Her brother pulled me aside to prepare me for what I was about to experience.
“Bring your fishing gear,” Jimmy said.
I knew their dad lived on a lake. But it was the farm's ponds, not the lake, that offered the best fishing.
The “L” word often gets tossed around with flippancy, but this is not one of those instances and it’s not hyperbole, and it goes beyond catching and eating speckled trout. No, it doesn’t. Charlie’s love for speckled trout is the purest manifestation of a predator/prey relationship.
So when I heard the news of a new rod from Winston I assumed that, as usual, the new rod would replace an existing rod series. However, with the AIR, that’s not the case. It’s a standalone series in weights 2 – 6.And the more I fish it, the more I think it’s possibly the best fly rod Winston’s ever built.