Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Idaho" Tag

Of Interest: Is there a ‘Canary’ in the trout waters we fish?

The value of public lands, clean water and good conservation practices cannot be overstated. Its value in terms of monetary impact throughout the U. S. far exceeds extraction, a temporary event with a legacy of permanent destruction [...]

May 23, 2016 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: Tippet Rings get retooled at RIO Products

Tippet rings have been popular in Europe for decades from competitive fly fishing tournaments - think speeding up leader change-outs. [...]

January 7, 2016 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Fly Fishing: It takes more than think, if you do it every day

He does 25 push-ups and 25 sit-ups. “I do the full sit-up rather than crunches,” he says. Mr. Hobbs is a hunter and says in hunting season he gets a core workout from his weighted bow [...]

September 23, 2015 Fly Fishing, RECENT, Slide

Industry News: RIO ready to launch ‘gorilla’ tippet and leader material

Founded 20 years ago in the mountains of Idaho, RIO continues to develop innovative products, design revolutionary tapers and refine performance-driven fly line technologies [...]

September 3, 2015 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Fly Girl Q&A: Heather Hodson

We’re “REEL” women that have a passion for the outdoors, love to fly fish, drink beer/wine, pee in the woods and don’t allow any drama. [...]

August 6, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Fly Fishing, Fly Girl Q&A, Slide, Women Anglers

News: Conservation collaborative plays well in Idaho

In a report released on February 26, 2015, the TRCP showcases ten examples of collaborative, sportsmen-led efforts and the importance of federal funding that fuels them [...]

April 9, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

Science: Idaho salmon successfully regaining fitness advantage

Endangered Snake River sockeye salmon are returning as adults at a much higher rate than others released from hatcheries, according to a newly published analysis. [...]

December 4, 2014 Conservation, Fly Fishing, RECENT, Science, Slide

The Series: Important Women in the History of Fly Fishing

Murphy attended a 1989 Orvis Rendezvous in Livingston, MT, and met Leigh Perkins, then-owner of Orvis. Following that, Murphy became the first woman guide to be Orvis endorsed. [...]

November 21, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Important Women In The History Of Fly Fishing, Slide, The Series: Important Women In The History Of Fly Fishing

Industry News: The Lodge at Palisades Creek is a winner

The Lodge is situated along the tail waters of the Palisades Creek and the Snake River’s South Fork, an area that Orvis representatives argue is the “finest dry-fly fishing river in all of North America.” [...]

September 16, 2014 Industry News, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: Climate change? Ask any fish for an answer

Idaho has world-famous streams like Silver Creek and the Henrys Fork. But, we also have thousands of miles of streams harboring small trout that enthusiastically take a fly [...]

August 19, 2014 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide