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Stu Apte – The Story

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      Stu began his fishing career making “Reel Passion of Fishing” while flying for Pan Am. He has been fly fishing since the 1940’s and has been guiding anglers since the 1950’s after being laid off from Pan Am. Stu has held more than 44 saltwater light tackle and fly rod world records, including the two longest standing saltwater records. … More

Fly Fishing HOF Inductee Stu Apte

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As he’s inducted into the Fly Fishing Hall of Fame, Stu Apte will be remembered for the innovations he developed and the 44 records he collected during his years of leaning on a push pole as a guide on the flats of the Florida Keys. Those developments include the Apte Tarpon Fly patterns (one of which was featured on a… More

Stu Apte and The One that got away

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When you ask a legendary fisherman for his best fish story, you expect a legendary answer. E-NATION asked 2005 IGFA Hall of Fame inductee and upcoming Fly Fishing Hall of Fame inductee Stu Apte to tell us about the one that got away. His response did not disappoint.   * * * * * * * * * * *… More

Legendary flats fisherman Stu Apte chooses E-TEC

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As a member of the Fishing Hall of Fame for more than 40 years, legendary flats fisherman Stu Apte knows what it takes to spend more time on the water. So it’s no surprise that Stu has chosen to outfit his new signature series skiffs with 90-horsepower Evinrude E-TEC engines. OutdoorsFirst.com has the story.   To continue the discussion about… More