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Never listen to a comb-over rich guy that says anything about fly fishing

It's pretty hard to beat St. Croix for teamwork and dedication. They know what they're talking about, how to fly fish, and how to build fly rods. [...]

June 26, 2019 Gear Review, Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: Scott Forristall selected to lead St. Croix Rod

Often getting the short-shrift by those of the manner born, the reality is St. Croix makes great fly rods across the entire performance spectrum. [...]

June 25, 2019 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Profile, Slide

China’s impact on US sport fishing products is astounding, listen up

A new tariff on Chinese products entering the US has impacted many industries. A severed limb impact on the US sports fishing industry. [...]

June 18, 2019 Gear, Industry News, RECENT, Slide, Take Action

Industry News: 29th International Fly Tying Symposium Dates Set

The International Fly Tying Symposium Show has matured into an event that matches its appellation - tyers from around the globe regularly attend [...]

June 6, 2019 Flies, Fly Tying, Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Product Review: RIO’s Fluoroflex Plus Tippet goes soft

The RIO Fluoroflex Plus Tippet is uncharacteristically supple. It communicates that with softer landings and cast delivery of the fly more slowly. [...]

May 30, 2019 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: TFO promotes three longtime employees

Their latest announcement recognizes the positive commitment Larry Simmons, Nick Conklin and Collins Illich have each made to TFO. [...]

January 9, 2019 Industry News, News, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: International Fly Fishing Fair & FishFest

A strong attendance at last year's Fair and FishFest hints the same popularity for this year's Fly Fishing Fair & FishFest in angling waters surrounded Boise, ID [...]

May 23, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Industry News, Slide

Industry News: Statistics from 2018 Fly Fishing Shows

The Fly Fishing Show. It's all about who comes, why they come, how many come, do women come, do curious anglers come, and are they interested in new gear? [...]

April 25, 2018 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Review: 6-pack saltwater plier roundup

When it comes to the gear, we are in the golden age of fly fishing. This 6 pack of pliers that we have reviewed offers an array of price points and features. [...]

March 23, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Gear, Gear Review, Industry News, Review, Slide

Industry News: With passion, Umpqua Feather Merchants turns 45

Umpqua is collaborating with Trout Unlimited and the Sportsman’s Alliance for Alaska to raise $45,000 to help conserve and restore key salmon and trout habitat [...]

February 3, 2017 Industry News, RECENT, scroll