Gear, tactics, travel and more from the female angler’s perspective.
Whether anglers or not, millions of women are affected by breast cancer. In the world of fishing, numerous organizations have formed to offer hope and awareness. Executive Editor Chris Woodward talks with Susan Gaetz, from Casting for Recovery, and Carolyn Stash from Pink Ladies Breast Cancer Foundation. These groups provide various resources within the freshwater- and saltwater-fishing worlds.
Welcome to a page dedicated to women anglers, curated by our female executive editor, Chris Woodward. Chris grew up fishing in Florida, and has spent the last 30 years as an outdoors editor. In her experience, fishing offers more than just a tale and some bragging rights. It brings with it — particularly for women — feelings of appreciation and a deeper connection to others and to the natural world.