Author Archives: Erin Block

Trout Unlimited Receives NRCS Project Funding

The Natural Resources Conservation Service will back projects to restore watersheds and fisheries throughout the United States, thanks to funds from the new Farm Bill. Trout Unlimited is praising the conservation efforts and has had four of its projects selected for … more

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TrueFlies Releases Limited Edition BTT Shirt

All proceeds from the new limited edition embroidered Bokeelia shirt from TrueFlies will go to benefit Bonefish and Tarpon Trust. Read more in the press release below.

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Colorado P&W Eases Trout Limits on Antero Reservoir

Due to necessary construction on the Antero Reservoir dam planned for the summer of 2015, beginning January 10th, Colorado Parks and Wildlife will raise the bag and possession limit for harvesting fish from the reservoir in Park County, Colorado. Read … more

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2015 Virginia Fly Fishing Festival

The 15th Annual Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival will be held April 11-2, 2015 on the banks of the South River in Waynesboro, Virginia. The event will include programs, on-stream instruction and wine-tastings, among other activities. Read more in … more

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Video Hatch: “Stranded”

Even while stranded during low tide, these folks are “still feeling good.” And with great redfishing, who wouldn’t be? Check out this great short film from Lowcountry Journal.

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Tippets: Leaders & Lines, Fishing in Biscayne National Park

If you’ve ever wondered about the difference between monofilament and fluorocarbon, and braided and furled leaders, a recent article by Kevin Howell explains in detail everything you need to know to make the best choice for your time on the … more

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New EC Line from Polar Bear Coolers

Polar Bear Coolers has announced the release of their new “EC” line of coolers. The Extreme Chill soft coolers will be available in March of 2015. Read more in the press release below.

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Interviews with Jim Harrison

From The New York Times to the online Daily Beast, Jim Harrison’s interviews are as witty as they are insightful and often profound. A recent post on Sporting Classics gathers some of the best quotes from this favorite author. “In … more

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Tippets: Flies for Winter Steelhead, Pulse Flows in the Colorado, Spring Thaw

Greg Thomas shares some of his favorite steelhead patterns as well as a video from The Fly Fishing Ship Fly Shop in Welches, Oregon, featuring Matt Sherman outlining classic and new patterns alike.  Via Angler’s Tonic. In the spring of … more

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Simms Turns T-shirt Inventory Into Cash for Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout

An error in an order of Simms long-sleeved shirts isn’t going to waste. The company is selling the shirts through a special offer via TU, and donating 50 percent of the proceeds to telemetry work on Yellowstone Lake. Read more … more

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