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Gear Review: Orvis PRO Convertible Mitts

I recently had the pleasure of fishing with the new Orvis PRO Insulated Convertible Mitts. Like everything else in the Orvis PRO series, these gloves were fantastic. You can read my full review of them here.

Gear Review: Simms Vapor Elite

Ross Purnell, over at Fly Fisherman Magazine, recently reviewed the new Simms Vapor Elite jacket. You can read the review here.

How to Layer for Winter Fly Fishing

Mickey Anderson, of Fish Tech Outfitters in Utah, was recently on KSL Outdoors to discuss winter layering techniques for fly anglers looking to spend time on the river when the snow flies. Mickey, as usual, has great tips, and you can view them here.

10 Best Wading Jackets

With the weather finally turning colder, anglers are starting to look at their cold-weather gear with a more critical eye. Is it really going to hold up to an entire winter of abuse? If you're in that boat, or you're looking for a new wading jacket anyways, then this article is for you. Read it in full here.

Winston Releases New TROUTGAITER Designs

The Winston Rod Company, located at the convergence of the Beaverhead, Big Hole, Ruby and Jefferson Blue Ribbon Trout Rivers in Southwestern Montana, announces an additional three new TROUTGAITER designs as part of it’s flyfishing accessories program. Bringing the total to five, these beautiful face and neck coverings provide stunning new styles and...

Gear Review: Simms G4 Pro Jacket

Ross Purnell, the editor over at Fly Fisherman Magazine, recently released this review of the updated Simms G4 Pro Wading Jacket. If you're in the market for something to keep you dry and comfortable in the nastiest of weather, this review can help you make an informed decision.

High On The Fly Launches New Products

High On The Fly is a small, family-run business located in Utah that sells fly fishing apparel. They company just released a new line of neck gaiters, featuring proprietary artwork and designs. Stacey and Hyrum Weaver, who own and run High On The Fly, had this to say regarding their new products: "We are excited to roll out this unique line of gaiters...

Orvis Launches New Wet Wading Shoe

Orvis recently announced the launch of the PRO Approach Shoe, a new piece of wet wading footwear that Orvis believes to be a game-changer in the wet wading industry. The PRO Approach Shoe is built for long hikes, wet wading and the boat. It features a non-marking version of the Michelin® Outdoor Extreme rubber outsole found on the PRO Boot that provides...

Gear Review: Orvis PRO Collection

Through this entire winter, I replaced my usual go-to cold-weather gear with the new offerings from the Orvis PRO collection. That's a big leap of faith for someone who actively fishes throughout the winter. Luckily, the PRO collection held up admirably. You can read an in-depth review here.

Men's Journal Best Gear Review

Fly fishing gear reviews aren't relegated to fishing-only publications. Men's Journal recently released their roundup of the best fly fishing gear currently on the market. While nothing on their list is a surprise, it's nice to get affirmation that the products you're researching - or already own - are among those that everyone recommends. You can read...