Best Backpacking Fly Rod

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This post was last updated on July 16th, 2021 at 11:37 amThis summer I’m hoping to backpack into some remote areas for some fishing adventures. I bought a Redington classic trout 6 piece rod recently to be my weapon of choice. I am convinced that it casts great, is super compact and might just be … Read more

How To Identify A Cutbow Trout – Rainbow vs Cutthroat vs Cutbow

How to identify a cutbow

This post was last updated on July 24th, 2021 at 07:48 amI’ve had several requests in the past to explain how to tell the difference between a rainbow, cutthroat and cutbow. Learning to differentiate a cutbow trout from a full cutthroat is very important. In many areas, it is illegal to kill any cutthroat trout, … Read more

Donations to Help my Dog with Bone Cancer

chimpy a 3 legged dog with bone cancer

This post was last updated on July 16th, 2021 at 11:37 amIf you know me at all, you’ll already know my dog is an important part of my life. I rescued her from the pound 12 years ago and she has never been away from me since. She recently got diagnosed with terminal bone cancer. … Read more

The Mayfly Hatch Video

The mayfly hatch - big trout eating mayflies

This post was last updated on July 16th, 2021 at 11:37 am Watch as dozens of huge trout rise to the surface to eat mayflies in slow motion. Ive taken a lot of trout footage, but some of the shots in this video are my favorite ever. I did catch a few trout today, but … Read more

Rocky Mountain Bonefish

rocky mountain bonefish

This post was last updated on July 16th, 2021 at 11:37 amThis spring I suddenly developed a much greater appreciation for the mountain whitefish we have here in Idaho and the other Rocky mountain states. I’ve seen people throw them on the bank, hit them with oars and be completely disrespectful of this perhaps ugly; … Read more