Over My Waders

Fishing Links

Silk lines

SilkFlyLines.com - one source for all silk fly lines, from Olaf Borge, "the Silk Line Pimp"
Phoenix Silk Lines
The Swish of Silk
The Old Time Angler

Magazines and Books

Advanced Book Search
Callahan & Company, Booksellers - Hunting and Fishing Books - Free catalogues, 12/year - Email with your needs (Great to deal with) or call (603)924-3726
Don Conner Fine Books - Specializing in Hunting, Fishing, and Natural History
Art of Angling Journal - A superb periodical depicting the trappings of our sport
Power Fibers - An Online Magazine dedicated to the Art and Science of Building Cane Rods - a Must Read
The Ultimate Bamboo Fly Rod Library
A. M. Rapach--Angling Books
Atlantic Salmon--SPAWN
FlyFishing New England

Fish Art

Fish Skins - Original wood carvings of your trout or salmon
Traditional Flies - Classic Trout and Salmon Flies of Europe and the Americas

Cane Rodmakers (In no particular order)

Wm A. Harms Custom Rod and Gun - Bill creates magnificent rods, unique in both art and action
Stony Creek Rods - Stony Creek Rods are designed and built to be exceptional fishing tools
Jim Bureau -- Rodmaker - This son of the UP is truly a gifted rodmaker and a grand fellow
Classic Cane - The home of some of Italy's fine cane rodmakers
Rodmakers - The Home World of Cane Rodmakers
A. Napolitano Fly Rods
Calviello & Trucco Rods - Two of Argentina's fine rodmakers
Marcelo Calviello's Blog - a rodmaker's blog
RKP Cane Rods Bamboo Rods for Trout Fishing
Keone Bamboo Fly Rods - Danny Heus, cane rodmaker, shares his design philosophy
Raine Hollowbuilt Bamboo Fly Rods - Chris Raine's rod shop
Shenandoah Rods - Chris Bogart's Mountain Retreat
Tony Young's Flyrods - "not the Bronzed ANZAC"
Bjarne Fries Rods - some interesting light-line models
F. D. Kretchman Rod Co.-- Fred Kretchman, Rod Maker
C.W. Jenkins & Son -- a tradition of excellence since 1960
Sweetgrass Rods
Hank Woolman -- The Outdoorsman
Brandin Split-Cane Rods-- Per Brandin, Rod Maker
High Sierra Rods -- Larry Tusoni, Rod Maker
Owens River Rod Co.-- Chuck Irvine, Rod Maker
Chattahoochee River Rod Co.-- Brian Thoman, Rod Maker
Boyd Rod Co.-- The Rev. Harry Boyd, LA (Louisiana) rodmaker and host of the SRG
A. Garyson Cane Fly Rods
Pickard Bamboo Fly Rod Co.-- John Pickard, rodmaker
A.B. Herndon Rod Co.-- Bruce Herndon, rodmaker
Bamboo Bill's Rods-- Bamboo Bill, rodmaker
Rifflewater Rod Company -- Rodmaker-Randall R. Gregory
Oyster Fine Bamboo Fly Rods
Charlie Curro --- Photodocumentaries of Cane Rod Gatherings
Broad River Bamboo --- Split cane rods with distinctive character born from a respect for tradition
Enigma Cane Terry Ackland - Rodmaker
J. C. Zimny Rod Company -- Great Quads
Bob Maulucci's Rod Company -- Also Components
Bitterroot Rods
Loverti Cane Rods
Brookside Rod Co. - G. Dabrowski, rod maker
R.L. "Bob" Nunley's Bamboo Fly Rod Page
Niemiera Fly Rods
The Paul H. Young Company
The Fly and Rod Room -- Dave LeClair
The F.D. Lyons Rod Company
Fly Rods by Tom Morgan Rodsmiths
Mick Woodruff's Home Page
Thomas Rod Co.
Scott Split Cane Rods
Thomas Penrose, Painter
Blueridge Bamboo Flyrods
Denver Dave (Dave Collyer) Bamboo Flyrods

Rod Building

Rodmakers - The Home World of Cane Rodmakers
Classic Trout - A little something of everything pre-1960 -- verrrry interestingkk!
Cane Rodmaking Tips - Some sound advice collected by Todd Talsma
AV Young - Ferrules and Reelseats in NS and Silicon Bronze
Highland Planes - Bronze Planes
Greenhighlander Fly Fishing Co. -- Bamboo ovens and other tools
Rush River Rods Top-quality ferrules and reelseats, tastefully executed... and low prices.
Ackland Rod Components
YLI Silk - Silk Thread
Tire Silk - Silk Thread
Snake Brand - Fly Rod Guides
Straight Rod Tubes
James Acord - Magnificient leather rod tubes, reel cases, etc.
Professional Refinishers Group
Gossamer Silk
Cochrane Custom Leather Rod cases
Duracane Synthetic Bamboo
US Patent and Trademark Office Home Page
WORKSHOP TECHNIQUES
Rodbuilding.com
RodMaker Magazine
Rod Building Links
Sinopia On-Line Pigment and Raw Artist Materials Catalogue
Sutherland Welles Murdoch's Line of Finishes
Angler's Workshop Woodland, WA USA
Cane Rod Links
Constantine's Catalogue
REC Components
Building Bamboo Fly Rods
Woodcraft -- Woodworking Supplies
Cork Specialties
Making a Bamboo Fly Rod
Hexrod - Online Rod Taper Archive
Bamboo Rodmakers Database Program
Web Interface to Hexrod
Rydenor - source for waxes and Cascamite

The Baha'i Faith

Baha'is of the United States
The Baha'i World

Friends to Look For

Fly Angler's Online -- One of the oldest fly-fishing-only websites on the Internet. Built by Jim and Deanna Birkholm from the original series of tubes (rod tubes). Deanna and her husband Trav Travis now host the gathering.
Matt's Coffee -- Wood Roasted Organic Coffee
John Nelson Alaska Decoys -- Northern Wildlife in Wood
Donald Nicolson -- lurking somewhere in the Kingdom of Fife, Scotland, is this tier of fascinating flies
Jae-Bok Young's Bullet Casting -- Jae-Bok is a custom bullet caster, making the CraterTM bullets for 45/70 and other heavyweights
Homestead Bookshop -- A well-rounded used-bookstore in S. NH with good prices and great owners -- 800-834-3618
NH Archery & Outdoor Sports - A friendly archery, black powder, and fishing shop in a quiet part of southern New Hampshire
North Alabama's Finest Fishing Site (they said it) -- some interesting stories and some great photos
Flyfishing in New Hampshire -- a good source for FF reports from the locals and the pros
Stoneriver Outfitters -- a new Bedford, NH flyshop
Spike's "Keg O' Nails" -- sometimes a local tavern is a friend
The Highlander Way -- Wet fly fishing in Scotland for trout, sea-trout, and salmon
Bow River Adventures -- Richard Mason's guiding page with some interesting vintage fly reels
The Angler's Attic -- Antique fishing tackle
Fly Fish Ohio -- Some great flies and warm water FF articles





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