“Everyman’s fly-fishing mentor”

Photo: Emily Whitlock

The NY Times with a fitting obituary of  Dave Whitlock.

“He was Everyman’s fly-fishing mentor,” Kirk Deeter, the editor-in-chief of Trout magazine, said in a phone interview. “He made fly fishing more accessible and tore down the notion that fly fishing was a stuffy sport. He just took the pins out from under that.”


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