Category Archives: News & Events

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Lees Ferry, Spring 2015 by Jesse Robbins

  A series of events over the past several years all culminated a few weeks ago with my first trip to fish the Colorado River at Lees Ferry, AZ. Back in 2012, my parents made a trip to Marble Canyon … Continue reading

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The Steelhead Swing… How Deep? by Jeff Putnam

  After fly fishing for steelhead for over 30 years I have come to the conclusion that I really enjoy the feel of a steelhead taking a fly on the swing with no slack in the line or leader. Swinging … Continue reading

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Crooked Island Bonefishing by Sarah Gardner

It turns out you can teach salty old dogs new tricks—especially when you throw them a bonefish.

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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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