Author Archives: Erin Block

Tippets: Trout Spey Setups, Bennett’s Lunch Money

In this short instructional video, Braden Lewis of Montana-based Headhunters Fly Shop talks about setups for trout spey lines and reels, and why large arbor reels are the best choice for certain applications. Matt Bennett’s Lunch Money fly is a … more

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Brad Befus Named President of Scientific Anglers

Scientific Anglers has announced the promotion of Brad Befus to President of Scientific Anglers. Befus previously served as Director of Wholesale for the company. Read more in the press release below.

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Tippets: Fishing Runoff, Asking the Experts

With spring in full swing, rivers rise with melting snow from the mountains. Fishing these conditions can be difficult, but in this article Tanner Smith presents great advice for fishing spring runoff. From safety and setting expectations to fly selection, read more … more

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Conservation Hawks Releases CONVERGENCE

Conservation Hawks has recently released their new angling and climate change film, CONVERGENCE. The film examines the moral responsibility of anglers to work to fight the effects of climate change for future generations. Read more in the press release below.

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Tippets: EPA Reaches Deal with Pebble Partnership, National Monuments Under Review, Seafood Watch Downgrades Wild Steelhead

The fight to protect Bristol Bay is more important than ever, as it has been announced that the Environmental Protection Agency has settled a lawsuit with the Pebble Limited Partnership, enabling the company to move forward and apply for a … more

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Video Hatch: “Snow Day—Fly Fishing in Squamish”

This short film presents beautiful footage of a snowy day spent on the water in Squamish, B.C. Via TOPO Films.

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Tippets: “The Fish on My Plate” Documentary, Fishing Around Objects

In a new documentary “The Fish on My Plate” author and angler Paul Greenberg sets out to answer the question “What fish should I eat that’s good for me and good for the planet?” In an interview with NPR Greenberg explains: … more

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Cast One for Hope Event

The Casting for Recovery fifth annual Cast One for Hope event will be held September 29-30, 2017 in Hamilton, Montana. The event raises funds for Casting for Recovery, a non-profit organization that offers therapeutic fly fishing retreats for women with breast … more

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RIO’s Sub-Surface CamoLux Line is the Ideal Choice for Lake Fly Fishing

RIO Products has announced the release of the CamoLux line, part of RIO’s sub-surface collection of lines, which are designed for fishing the top six feet of the water column. Read more in the press release below.

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Tippets: Interview with Chico Fernandez, Etiquette on the Stream

In the most recent episode of Anchored, April Vokey interviews fly fishing legend Chico Fernandez. A pioneer in the world of saltwater fly fishing, Fernandez was the first fly fisher in Cuba, “and after he and his family immigrated to … more

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