United Fly Tyers of Rhode Island, Inc.
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Fin and Feather Outfitters
3520 Quaker Lane
North Kingstown, RI 02852
Bear's Den Fly Fishing Co.
34 Robert W Boyden Rd
Taunton, MA 02780
Understanding Fly Rod Actions
Fast vs. Slow for Specific Fishing Situations
Fly rod actions are often misunderstood and understated when rods are sold through retail outlets. Obviously, a few great fly shops exist and they will take the time to walk an angler through the actions and options but many will simply suggest a medium-fast rod as a safe bet and drive the purchase.
In many cases, the medium-fast action rod is the best bet. But it’s worth understanding other actions and options, in case there is another perfect fit for your fly fishing purposes.
Click HERE to read the article on the Mystic Fly Rod website.
Knights of Columbus
475 Sandy Lane
Table 1: Scott Travers will be tying The Gnatty Daddy
Table 2: Russ Ahlgren will be tying an Elk Hair Caddis
Table 3: Steve Cook will be tying The Rhody Flat Wing
Table 4: Dennis Pelletier will be tying the Crystal Albie Fly
Table 5: Glen Northrup will be tying a Simple Shrimp
Table 6: Wes Wyatt will be tying the Narrow River Floating Silverside
Please look under "This Month's Flies" for pictures and recipes