Fly Fishing Gear Reviews, Studies & Conservation

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An·chor Fly.

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An anchor fly is a beaded nymph that is weighted to get to the feeding zone quickly. Anchor flies are commonly used in Euro Nymphing and similar tight-line angling methods.

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What Does Fly Fishing Mean To Us?

If my life is a book—the letters are actions and the words are the stories created from those actions. My time on the water is the space between the words. In this space, I am free…” —Eric Carter-Spurio

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Who is Behind Anchor Fly?

Eric-Carter-Spurio

Asheville, North Carolina

Eric & Chuck are soul-inspired friends and two uber passionate fly anglers, who quite simply, LOVE to get out on the water.

Anchor Fly has been an unwritten dream of theirs since they met.

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Chuck-Hohl

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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