Fly Fishing

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Cortland master braid fishing

REVIEW: Cortland Master Braid

For the better part of six years, I have had a love-hate relationship with braided line. I’ll get in a good rhythm and then disaster will strike. Digging wind knots out is no fun and if you ever really backlash a braid-lined reel, it’s time to break out the scissors. I came across a company, known for fly fishing, that makes a braid. On top of that, it’s made in America […]

sun protection

6 Sun Protection Tips for More Summer Fun

Summer, especially in the south, brings lots of fun in the sun. Plenty of options are available to make sure your fun doesn’t result in a burn. Nobody wants to spend Day 2 of their vacation smeared in aloe vera gel and walking like a zombie. These six sun protection tips will help you avoid vacation ruination. Sunscreen Sunscreen is an obvious answer but many forget it when packing for […]

Orvis 5050 Women Fly Fishing

Orvis Launches 50/50 Fly Fishing Program for Women

Follow my blog with Bloglovin MANCHESTER, Vermont – Last summer, Orvis made some big promises about working to promote parity for women in fly fishing. In preparation for the 2018 fishing season, we thought it was time for an update. To recap: Orvis has committed to making it easier for women to get into the sport through the creation of women-centric classes, gear and travel experiences. Women can find it intimidating to […]

Fly Fishing Gifts Loon Payne Outdoors

Gift Ideas for the Fly Angler

Christmas is here and we all have that one person in our life that seems to have everything, is a little or a lot outdoorsy, and gets a generic gift card every year from you. Spice it up this year with a fly fishing gift that they’ll actually like! These three companies we personally use have some great gift ideas for every budget. Loon Ergo Micro Tip Point Scissors We […]

Fishpond 2018 Fly Fishing Collection

Fishpond 2018 Fly Fishing Product Lineup

DENVER, Colo. (August 4, 2017) — Fishpond, the well-renowned fishing and outdoor gear brand, is introducing 16 new products for 2018. The brand debuted the full line at the International Fly Tackle Dealer show in Orlando, July 11-14th, and were granted four awards in key show categories for their thoughtfully designed pieces. The full line of products is succinct and coherent, always tying back to Fishpond’s mission to create the […]

2018 Fishpond Collection for Fly Fishing Enthusiasts

DENVER, Colo. (June 22, 2017) – Fishpond, the award-winning fishing and outdoor gear brand, is excited to introduce product highlights for the all new 2018 lineup, including the following design-driven pieces. The new Thunderhead Submersible Backpack and Lumbar packs, the Grand Teton Rolling Duffel, Gunnison Guide Pack, Arrowhead Retractor, and River Rat 2.0 will all debut at the International Fishing Tackle Dealer (IFTD) show in Orlando, July 11-14. See the […]

sage x rod

VIDEO: Behind the New Sage X Rod for Fly Fishing

Sage continues to push the envelope and develop works of art that stalk fish around the globe, whether salty or fresh. The Sage X Rod is no exception.   Check out this video about the X Rod and continue reading about Sage, the design of the new rod, and the Konnetic Technology.   “The story of Sage is one of constant evolution. You take the best that you have and […]