Author Archives: Erin Block
In a recent post on The Limp Cobra, Marc Fauvet and Aitor Coteron debunk some popular myths about how a fly rod loads. As part of her own journey into fly fishing, Claire Topalian takes some time to get to … more
This short film features an afternoon on the water with Western Rise co-founders Will and Kelly Watters, highlighting what fly fishing is all about.
This short film features great footage of fly fishing in short Norwegian summers. Via Dryflyliving.
Bears and anglers are both after the same thing: fish. Learn how to read the body language of bears, and what to do when confronted with aggression, via a recent article on the Orvis blog. Called the “dean” of Montana … more
This short film from Bloodknots features beautiful footage of days on the water.
Anglers have strong opinions on the correct way to fish for steelhead. In a recent article Dave Stewart of Wet Fly Swing writes about the differences (benefits and drawbacks) of nymphing vs. swinging for steelhead. Kandis Elliot, emerita senior artist in … more
Two of the most problematic dams for fish in Oregon rivers are slated for removal. Read more about the demolition of the Wimer and Fielder Dams, via Oregon Public Broadcasting. Approximately three-million gallons of wastewater has accidentally been released from … more
Costa’s “Kick Plastic” campaign aims to educate consumers about the growing problem of trash in the oceans. This film features a sculpture of a jumping marlin made entirely out of washed up beach trash, commissioned by Costa to further awareness. …