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Lamiglas | The Longest Continuously Running Fishing Rod Company by Lucas H.

Lamiglas | The Longest Continuously Running Fishing Rod Company by Lucas H.

Since 1949 has always, in my lifetime, been a historic term. Perhaps as the 2020’s are well underway (this will sound dated soon) it grows even mor...
Patching My Aluminum Boat by Rick Itami

Patching My Aluminum Boat by Rick Itami

I Almost Threw Away My Boat!! Back in 1997, I got a heckuva good deal on a brand new 19-foot aluminum Grumman fishing boat with 90 hp and 6 hp John...
Bead Bouyancy by Randy Bonner

Bead Bouyancy by Randy Bonner

BEAD BALANCE  If you've ever been to a steelhead fishing seminar, you've probably heard a speaker mention "neutral buoyancy," a quality that mo...
The Unlovable Lamprey - written by Sean Connolly

The Unlovable Lamprey - written by Sean Connolly

How Do These Hideous Blood-Sucking Parasites Fit Into the Ecology of Pacific Salmon? Because of their distinctly elongated, tubular, disturbingly ...
Sturgeon: A Different Way of Thinking by Sara Ichertz

Sturgeon: A Different Way of Thinking by Sara Ichertz

There are these most incredible creatures some of us will go our entire life without ever laying our eyes on. They swim beneath the surface and le...
Frank Amato Talks Fishing Stories & Great Memories

Frank Amato Talks Fishing Stories & Great Memories

 PLEASE SUBSCRIBE TO THE STS YOUTUBE CHANNEL With over 50 years publishing fishing magazines and books, Frank Amato has been able to enjoy some of...
Chasing Glow: Salmon & Steelhead by Nick Amato

Chasing Glow: Salmon & Steelhead by Nick Amato

Hooking a salmon or steelhead is no easy task. To learn the skills necessary to have consistent success takes years of on the water practice and a...
(Fishing) Communication is King by Dave Haukeli

(Fishing) Communication is King by Dave Haukeli

Making It or Breaking It The boat’s launched and on the beach, motors warming up, rods ready, baits cut and everyone's anticipations running high ...
Hatchery & Wild's 'Benefishal' Shows Why Patagonia's "Artifishal" Got it Totally Wrong

Hatchery & Wild's 'Benefishal' Shows Why Patagonia's "Artifishal" Got it Totally Wrong

This film is a response to "Artifishal" by Liars & Thieves Productions, which was commissioned by Southern California clothing-empire Patagoni...
"Fishing From A Guide’s Perspective" by Scott Haugen

"Fishing From A Guide’s Perspective" by Scott Haugen

Fishing for a living and fishing as a form of recreation are two very different things.  Here’s one professional guide’s perspective that’s enligh...
A California State Record Steelhead? by JD Richey

A California State Record Steelhead? by JD Richey

Dennis and Joanne O’Callaghan went steelhead fishing on California’s Smith River on their honeymoon 50 years ago. Since then, the couple from Vacav...
Buzz Ramsey Interview - A Life of Fishing, Retires at 70

Buzz Ramsey Interview - A Life of Fishing, Retires at 70

He's been a fixture of Salmon & Steelhead fishing, a most-recognizable hat and a helpful and informative resource. Buzz Ramsey, age 70, has ret...