Todd Tanner

Todd Tanner is an angler, a former fly fishing guide, and a long-time outdoor writer. He is also the founder & president of Conservation Hawks. Todd appeared with angling luminaries Yvon Chouinard, Craig Mathews, Steve Hemkens and Tim Romano in the short CH film COLD WATERS, and with Kate Taylor, Tom Rosenbauer, Dylan Tomine, Tim Romano and Hannah Belford in the CH film CHROME.  The new Conservation Hawks film CONVERGENCE is currently touring the U.S. with the 2017 Fly Fishing Film Tour.

Author Articles

"Frozen Toes"

We hit the river around 1:00 in the afternoon this past Saturday, with a three hour drive in the rearview mirror and the various necessities of late winter fly fishing - the waders and the synthetic long johns and the fleece pants and the heavy wool socks and the Nano-Puff jackets—all in place. It didn’t matter. While the air temperature was decent, the...

"Angling Dyslexic"

Chapter Two If you go upstream far enough, past Last Chance, past the Box Canyon, over the dam on the Buffalo and then up through the slow waters near Pond’s Lodge, you’ll eventually find springs. Not the spring, because a river like the Henry’s Fork has hundreds. But you’ll find a place where water, clean and pure, wells up from the petrified...