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Simms Introduces 2013 Product Line: Ultra-Breathable Waders, New Jackets, Rainshells and Sun Gear

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Featuring 5-layer GORE-TEX® fabric that is “25 percent more breathable than anything on the market,” the 2013 Simms G4Z ($799.95 ) and G4 Pro waders ratchet up the performance index on fly fishing waders for 2013. The company sent MidCurrent the info … more

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Podcast Interview: Tanner Sutton, Owner of Free Fly Apparel, On Why He Uses Bamboo for Fishing Clothing

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Tanner Sutton, founder and owner of Free Fly Apparel, talks to MidCurrent about why he started a fly-fishing apparel company using a blend of bamboo and polyester materials, and why giving a portion of his proceeds back to Water Missions … more

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Simms BugStopper Shirt: “As Advertised”

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The Simms BugStopper NFZ (for “No Fly Zone”) shirt, which is new for 2012, does exactly what it’s supposed to do—keeps you from getting bitten by insects while fishing. As an added benefit it also offers 50+ UPF sun protection, … more

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Video: Wychwood Game Films the Hidden Waters of the English Lake District

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“Hidden Waters” showcases the ongoing quest of design/brand manager Paul Richardson of Wychwood Game for new fly-fishing ideas and design solutions as he fishes remote Tarns of the English Lake District.

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Simms Nabs “Field & Stream” Magazine’s Best of the Best Award

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BOZEMAN, MONT. – Simms Fishing Products does it again. For the eighth time since 1998, the editors at Field & Stream have bestowed a prestigious “Best of the Best” award on Simms gear. This time it’s the new Simms ProDry™ … more

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Review: Kast Extreme Fly Fishing Gear Steelhead Glove

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I’m one of those people who absolutely hates wearing gloves when I’m fly fishing. It takes all the fun out of it for me. But gloves remove most of your dexterity, stay dry only for so long, and usually end … more

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Howler Brothers’ New 2012 Spring Line

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If you’ve never heard of Howler Brothers, do yourself a favor, take a five minute break and check out their clothing line. I will admit I’m a big fan of their products and have been rocking a few of their … more

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Sage Offers New Performance Apparel for 2012

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Sage just published the press release for its 2012 line of performance apparel, which MidCurrent first covered in its 2012 Gear Guide. Read the full press release below. (Bainbridge Island, Wash.) – Sage, is pleased to introduce its first line … more

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Simms SunSleeve

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I’m about to depart for a bonefishing trip to Long Island in the Bahamas. And I’ll admit that I asked my pal Matt Crawford of Pale Morning Media (the PR company representing Simms) for a little swag. I live in … more

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The Cure for Bloody Fingers

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I have a problem: whenever I go on a fishing trip to chase species that weigh more than trout, pull extra hard, or swim very fast, my hands end up shredded and looking like this. In other words, whenever I … more

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