Category Archives: RIO in Action

Trip reports from all over the globe! RIO staff shares their excursions and product testing adventures.

Deschutes Steelhead, by Simon Gawesworth

Deschutes – October 2013 Where: Deschutes – Around Maupin When: 11th and 12th October Who: Simon Gawesworth & Stephen Roberts Species: Steelhead

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Journey to the Dean River, by Aaron Stiny

A few short weeks ago I ended up on the Dean River through an unfortunate stroke of fate. An injury to the another RIO employee (that contrary to popular belief around the office was not inflicted purposely!) came less than … Continue reading

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Choosing the Ideal Spey Line

Choosing the right Spey and Shooting lines can be one of the most daunting tasks for any two-handed fisherman. For 2014, RIO Products is offering the most extensive line of two-handed products we ever have. Thus we’ve put together two comprehensive videos featuring … Continue reading

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Chasing Salmon Flies

Early summer in eastern Idaho means one thing if you Fly Fish….It’s Salmon Fly time. Here at RIO, we foam at the mouth just as much as everyone else when these flying chunks of protein start to appear. Being a … Continue reading

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RIO in Action

With Spring turning to summer and fishing conditions turning favorable, the RIO crew has been hard at work doing what we do best: Product Testing! This last week saw RIO employees fishing from Idaho to California, to the Bahamas.

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RIO line testing in Guanaja Honduras

RIO’s Marlin Roush recently joined a trip to Guanaja Honduras for some flats fishing. Of course he took the opportunity to test a variety of lines and work with some prototypes.

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