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ECHO Glass Switch and Spey Rod Series

Echo has announced the release of the first major series of fiberglass spey and switch rods in the fly fishing industry, and contrary to some popular expectations, they boast benefits over many fast-action graphite rods. Read more in the press … more

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Quick Tip: An Easy Way to Put a Rigged Rod in the Car


After spending the last couple of weeks running around the wilds of Chile with the good folks at Magic Waters Lodge and getting in and out of cars and trucks from one fishing spot to the next, I finally stopped … more

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Video: St. Croix Legend X Adds Another Rod to the Line-Up


St. Croix has added an 11-weight rod to their already impressive Legend X rod series. “The rods were designed specifically for fishing larger warm-water species like musky, pike and bass, and are built on blanks rolled with a multi-dynamic blend … more

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SmithFly Opens Fly Fishing Store in Ohio

SmithFly Designs has opened a new retail location in Troy, Ohio. The store held a Grand Opening Celebration on Friday, April 17, 2015. Read more in the press release below.

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Front Range Anglers Adds Orvis Products

Front Range Anglers of Boulder, Colorado, has announced that it will begin carrying Orvis fly fishing products. “We are excited to expand the top‐quality equipment options for our customers,” said Steve McLaughlin, president of Front Range Anglers. Read more in … more

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RepYourWater Introduces Greenback Cutthroat Hat

RepYourWater has partnered with The Greenbacks group of Trout Unlimited to release a new Native Greenback Cutthroat hat. 10 per cent of sales go directly to The Greenbacks and efforts to restore greenback cutthroat trout populations. Read more in the … more

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Patagonia Invests in the Business of Science

Patagonia has announced their strategic investment in Beyond Surface Technologies­, a company that focuses on ethically sourced and made textiles. “Beyond Surface Technologies has the potential to help Patagonia and our entire industry get to the next level of chemical … more

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Video: Hatch Outdoors Expands Beyond Reels


John Torok of Hatch Outdoors explains some of the newest products for 2015 from the company that’s mostly known for its quality reels.

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Chaco Partners with Conservationists, Outfitters, and Brands

Chaco footwear brand has partnered with American Rivers on an exciting film project documenting conservation efforts in the Grand Canyon and has also collaborated with Fishpond to make custom fly fishing sandals, with a portion of the proceeds going to … more

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Video: Icebreaker Nature Clothing Wading Socks


Jeremy Tricola from Icebreaker Nature clothing discusses why their merino wool socks (which are guaranteed for life) are a perfect match with wading boots.

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