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Saltwater Edge Blog

  • Accessing The Edge
    July 9, 2020 Dave Anderson

    Accessing The Edge

    If you’re a surfcaster, a yakker, or a center console guy, I’m urging you to narrow your focus from a place that offers a good drift, to the two spots along that drift that present a scenario that’s advantageous to the predator. 
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  • Fishing Forecast July Full Moon Period 2020
    June 30, 2020 Dave Anderson

    Fishing Forecast July Full Moon Period 2020

      Mario Santos scored on a recent night in the Aquidneck surf. Before we begin I want to offer some insights regarding how and why I break the season down into these moon periods. I look at each period as...

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  • Saltwater Edge Tackle and Tactics: Atlantic Bonito
    March 20, 2020 Peter Jenkins

    Saltwater Edge Tackle and Tactics: Atlantic Bonito

    Atlantic Bonito are typically the first of the "ocean speedsters" to arrive in the waters of Southern New England. Usually, somewhere around the Newport Folk Festival. They are a great gamefish on both light spin and fly gear.
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  • Saltwater Edge Fly Box - Rhody Flatwing
    March 19, 2020 Peter Jenkins

    Saltwater Edge Fly Box - Rhody Flatwing

    How To Tie A Rhody Flatwing The Rhody Flatwing is a proven fish catcher in the Ocean State and beyond. While the classic Ray's Fly color scheme is used here the flatwing is a style of tying rather than a...

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  • Essential Saltwater Fly Fishing Knots
    March 18, 2020 Peter Jenkins

    Essential Saltwater Fly Fishing Knots

    Essential Saltwater Fly Fishing Knots There are four essential saltwater fly fishing knots that we teach at the Orvis Saltwater Fly Fishing School. These knots are selected due to the ease of tying (even in low light) and usefulness in a variety of applications. 
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  • Saltwater Edge Fly Box - Lefty's Deceiver
    March 18, 2020 Peter Jenkins

    Saltwater Edge Fly Box - Lefty's Deceiver

    How To Tie A Lefty's Deceiver The Lefty's Deceiver is named for the originator of this fly the world-famous fly fisherman Lefty Kreh. A fly so famous it appears on a postage stamp! Lefty makes regular mention of how many...

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  • "Go-To" Flies for False Albacore
    August 21, 2019 Peter Jenkins

    "Go-To" Flies for False Albacore

    "Go To" Flies for False Albacore from Saltwater Edge on Vimeo. False Albacore The Best Of Times... The late summer and early fall is a special time for saltwater fly rodders in Southern New England. The anticipation and often spotty...

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