Author Archives: rioproducts

Kuala Rompin Sailfish by Peter Morse

It’s perhaps difficult to imagine a great fishery in the heart of the teeming population centres of south-east Asia, especially one for billfish, but one at least does exist. It’s on the east coast of the Malay Peninsula in the … Continue reading

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RIO Leaders by Mark Raisler

One of the most common questions I receive in the boat concerns the reasoning behind the type of leader I am using. I am sure that the saltwater guides, steelhead, salmon, and bass guides receive the same questions.

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Fluorocarbon Tippet For Small Dry Flies by John Barr

Fishing for large trout on flat water that are selectively feeding on small mayflies presents one of the most difficult challenges for fly fishers, especially so with highly pressured fish which is often the norm in many of our fisheries. … Continue reading

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The Lure of Stillwater Fly Fishing by Brian Chan

The Western North America states and provinces are home to literally tens of thousands of superb trout lakes. Many of these waters are rich in nutrients which allow them to support an abundant and diverse aquatic invertebrate food base. Quality … Continue reading

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A Guide’s Day Off by Barry Beck

Your clients cancel at the midnight hour, the weather forecast is dismal, the river is rising and turning to mud and you find yourself with a day off, so what do you do? Well if you’re Paul Jacobs and Adam … Continue reading

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In search of a Sustut “20” by Pete Humphreys

A 20lb steelhead is a special fish and the benchmark for a giant. A 30lb fish is the stuff of legends but three tributaries of the Skeena system in British Columbia can boost the opportunity to tie into one of … Continue reading

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