Author Archives: Erin Block

Book Release: “A Fly Fishing Guide To Indian Peaks Wilderness Area”

Mike Kruise and Steve Schweitzer have announced the release of their new book, “A Fly Fishing Guide To Indian Peaks Wilderness Area,” which will be available for purchase beginning October 20, 2014. Read more in the press release below.

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New Fly Fishing Books

Trout and Their Food: A Compact Guide for Fly Fishers by Dave Whitlock is a comprehensive guide to trout behavior, the variety of foods trout eat, as well as how effectively imitate these foods. This book combines in one volume … more

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RIO Products Releases the InTouch “T” Series

RIO Products has announced the release of their new InTouch Level “T” Series, which are fast sinking line tips built with RIO’s ConnectCore technology. Available now beginning at $29.95 for the 30 foot tips. Read more in the press release … more

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IGFA Responds to Critique of World Records

In response to a recent paper published in Marine Policy, which calls for an end to trophy fishing and International Game Fish Association records of threatened fish species, the IGFA has submitted a response to the journal, explaining what it … more

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Interview with Jim Harrison

Michigan based writer Jerry Dennis talks with the state’s native son and legendary author, Jim Harrison, about northern winters, trout fishing, the state of publishing today and value of getting lost in the woods. Read the interview in its entirety … more

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National Fish Habitat Partnership Video Series

A new series of videos made by the National Fish Habitat Partnership highlights the restoration efforts of 19 Partnership groups throughout the country. The recently released second video in the series focuses on Grape Creek in California. Read more in … more

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Video Hatch: “The Perfect Fall”

On the brink of changing seasons, this short film from White Glas Productions is a peaceful look at what anglers have to look forward to on autumn waters.

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Tippets: On Brook Trout, Restoring Front Range Streams

Phil Monahan expounds on the brook trout in a recent Fish Facts post on the Orvis blog. From the life history and historic range of Salvelinus fontinalis, to techniques and flies for fishing for them, this article will be helpful … more

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American Fly Fishing Trade Association Elects New Board Members

The American Fly Fishing Trade Association has announced four new board members. Larry Barrett of Farbank (Sage, Redington, RIO), Ben Kurtz of Fishpond, Michael White of Blue Ribbon Reps and Shawn Combs of Orvis will each serve three-year terms, to … more

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New Products From Tenkara USA

Tenkara USA has released new gear for fall 2014, including a water filtration system and technique DVD. Also, a Tenkara summit will be held September 27th in Boulder, Colorado. Read more in the press release below. 

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