Southwest Fly Fishing

July/August 2017 (Print)

Features
36
Upper Middle Fork
San Joaquin River, CA
Come for the Rocks; Stay for the Fish
By Michael Carl
42
La Jara Creek, CO
A Rose by Any Other Name
By Chris Duerksen
48
Hardware Ranch, UT
Winter Elk Refuge and Summer Trout Refuge
By Bryan Anglerson
54
Northern Magdalena Bay, Mexico
From Mangroves to Bay to Blue Water
By Kirston Koths and Bob Marshak
Departments
8
Fisheye
Steelhead/By Bryan Gregson
10
Masters at the Bench
Mike Valla/By Tom Migdalski
14
Fish Food
Water Beetles: Cirque du Shoal/By Don Roberts
16
Pioneers & Legends
John S. Benn, Forgotten Father of
Steelhead Fly Fishing (1837-1907)/By John Shewey
21
Conservation
Wild Trout Debate in Guadalupe
National Park, TX/By Jeff Erickson
30
Exposure
Blue Lakes, Colorado/By Mark Lance
70
In the Studio
Ryan Keene
74
In the Vise
The Roamer/By Jake Villwock
Don Caballero/By Brett Wedeking
Mercer's Poxyback Hex Emerger/By Dennis Collier
80
Fish Tales
Spring Creek Etiquette/By John Shewey