Author Archives: Erin Block
The golden trout is a species native to a small section of the Kern river in California, “found in cold and swift streams high up in the Sierra Nevada mountains.” Read more about fly fishing for this stunning species via … more
The new 6200 reel series from is the “pinnacle big game and saltwater reel” from Sage. Available in models from 5/6 up to 11/12. Coming August 2016. Read more in the press release below.
The new Predator fly rod series from Redington is ideal for casting big flies and fighting aggressive fish. The thirteen models in the series range from 5-weight through 12-weight. Available August 2016. Read more in the press release below.
Winston has announced that Jeff Wagner has joined the company as new general manager. “Jeff’s impressive professional and fly fishing background will help us grow the business while maintaining an unwavering focus on product quality, customer service and continued innovation,” … more
“Few anglers can resist an actively working fish,” writes Zach Matthews, “especially one that will eat a fly.” In a recent article published on Fly Rod & Reel, Matthews writes about the biology, behavior, and techniques for chasing gar on … more
Sage has announced the release of a new European-Style Nymphing rod. The ESN is an ideal all-around rod for small creeks to big rivers. Read more in the press release below.
Tippets: Action for the Tongass, History of American Shad, Britain’s Chalk Streams Under Threat, Restoring Guadalupe Bass
Senator Lisa Murkowski has introduced language into a draft wildfire bill that would stop the Tongass Land Management Plan, putting vital salmon habitat at risk. Take action here and ask Senator Murkowski to drop this provision. Sarah Laskow writes about the … more
This short documentary film features Mike Fisher, who spent a year traveling the United States in his van catching a fish on a fly rod in every state.