Category Archives: News & Events

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RIO Offers the LightLine for Soft-Action Fly Rods

IDAHO FALLS, IDAHO (August 12, 2015) – RIO Products, industry leading manufacturer of fly lines, leaders, tippet and accessories, is thrilled to release a double award-winning fly line with the LightLine. At the recent International Fly Tackle Dealers show, the … Continue reading

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RIO in Action – 35th Fly Fishing World Championships

Anytime you set off in a plane with a duffel bag full of fishing gear and grip of rods you never quite know what you will walk up to. To take it to the next level, add in the anxiety … Continue reading

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Nordura River, Iceland, June 2015 by Simon Gawesworth

This was the 3rd day of the 2015 season on the Nordura – one of only two rivers in Iceland to open at the beginning of June. A long, cold spring had ensured unseasonably cold water temperatures, but good water … Continue reading

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Globe-Trotting: Making Fly-Fishing Travel Easier by Brian Horsley

 Fly fisherman seem to enjoy expanding their horizons by targeting a variety of species—both fresh and saltwater—in different geographic locales. While fly anglers based in the United States have a diverse range of fly-fishing options located within our borders, we … Continue reading

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10 Tips for Success with Stillwater Chironomids by Brian Chan

I’ll be the first to admit I am a certified stillwater chironomid aficionado. I love the challenge of locating the hatch, determining what size and colour pupa the trout are selecting and dialing in the exact depth zone that the … Continue reading

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Skagit Tips by April Vokey

The first Spey line that I ever purchased came packaged in a box as thick as an encyclopedia. Like a book cover designed to culminate my curiosity, the word ‘Spey’ prominently highlighted the box’s crisp edge and sold me on … Continue reading

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