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Gear: New Products from Sea Run Cases

Earlier this year, we reviewed Sea Run Cases here at MidCurrent. They impressed us with their build quality, functionality, and storage space. For next year, Sea Run has a bunch of new products out, which you can look through here.

Gear Review: Grizzly 60 Cooler

The market for coolers is more wide-open than you'd expect, especially in the fly fishing world. While YETI certainly has the widest brand recognition, plenty of other worthwhile coolers exist. Grizzly is one such brand, and they're built right here in the U.S. of A, in Iowa. Johnny Carrol Sain reviewed their 60 quart cooler recently for Hatch...

Gear: Orvis 2021 Spring Lineup

Orvis released a bunch of new gear for use in Spring 2021, and I've had the chance to review quite a bit of it. You can read my thoughts on some of their new stuff here.

"Popular Mechanics" Best Gear of 2021

It always makes me chuckle when mainstream publications with little connection to fly fishing publish gear guides. Enter the latest iteration from Popular Mechanics.  Their gear guide for 2021 features no real surprises, but writer J.R. Sullivan does a good job of delivering puns and making the guide worth reading. Give it a look in full here.

Gear Review: Orvis Bug Out Backpack

Orvis recently announced their new Bug Out Backpack, which will be released later this month. This pack is one of the best I've ever used. I had the chance to review it in-depth for Hatch Magazine Read the review in full here.

Gear We Love Right Now

Chad Shmukler, the guru running things over at Hatch Magazine, recently penned this piece about gear in the fly fishing market that he loves right now. It's timely, full of good recommendations, and Chad's no-B.S. approach to talking shop about gear. You can read the article in its entirety here.

YETI Roadie 24 Cooler Review

YETI is out with an updated version of one of their cheaper - and more popular - coolers, the Roadie. The new Roadie 24 has 20% more room than the original Roadie, which, as the folks over at Hatch Magazine point out, translates to more room for beer. Or ice. Or, both. Regardless of what you use your coolers for, you can read the full review here.

Umpqua Unveils ZS2 Packs and Bags

The new Fall 2019 lineup of new products from Umpqua have been announced, featuring the new ZS2 series of packs, X-Series Hooks, and much more.

Umpqua Launches Tongass Waterproof Packs and Bags

Umpqua Feather Merchants has announced the release of their Tongass Line of waterproof packs and bags, including a waist pack, backpack, gear bag and dry bags. These products are due to be in stores by December of 2014. Read more in the press release below.  Umpqua Launches Tongass Waterproof Packs and Bags LOUISVILLE, CO — Umpqua Feather Merchants...

Fishpond Westwater Rolltop Backpack & Delta Sling Pack

Kara Armano from Fishpond gives us the scoop on Fishpond's latest and greatest. Fishpond is on a roll, racking up several IFTD Best of Show Awards this year with a full slate of highly functional fishing products that have an eco-soul. The Westwater roll top backpack and Delta Sling Pack are products worth checking out.