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Tacky Fly Boxes

January 22, 2015

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Best new box in the fly fishing industry is the Tacky Fly Box.  Since the start of the company in 2014 they have blown past their projections and expectations.  Here is a little bit about the company and founders. TACKY FLY FISHING IS AN INNOVATIVE FLY FISHING COMPANY LOOKING TO CHANGE YOUR FLY FISHING EXPERIENCE […]

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Snake River Net Co. Nets

September 26, 2014

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One of the hottest and almost necessary items to have on the river this day and age is a quality fishing net. When I was a kid my grandpa would buy nets from the local western tack store that were big enough to land a king salmon and were made of that spun plastic-thread like […]

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Fishin’ Photo’s: Fly Fishermans Camera Set Up.

August 6, 2014

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  One thing that could be said about fisherman is we like to tell tall tales or “Fish Stories.” As the person telling the story and trying to convince someone that the 32 inch brown trout that you had on your size #26 BWO  and was only landed after he took you to your backing […]

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Father’s Day – Presents that keep on giving

June 6, 2014

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OK, I assume there are a few wives out there that have yet to secure the father’s day present for either their Dads or their Husbands.  Let this be a lesson in procrastination, its gonna cost you. LOL.  Fly Fishing is not known to be a cheap hobby but some of these products are awesome, […]

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Chasing Salmon Fly Hatches While Avoiding Boat Hatches

May 28, 2014

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I am assuming that the vast majority of our readers know what a salmon fly is….. here is a prime example of the big bugs that we love to chase.  This hatch comes and goes so fast and furious that most people do not get a chance to capitalize on the fish keying in on […]

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Product Review: Korkers Whitehorse Boots

May 2, 2014

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The time had come.  Shoe goo couldn’t hold together the remnants of my Willy J’s anymore and I had to break down and buy some new boots.  After asking around to some trusted sources, the verdict was in, it was time that I owned some Korkers.  After some dubious research and mental anguish and turmoil […]

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Last Minute Steelhead Trip on the Salmon River, ID? Don’t Mind if I Do. (and Kast Gear plug)

April 16, 2014

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OK, so if Colby from Kast Gear calls and says, “Hey, what are you doing tomorrow?”  your answer should always be…. “My day is wide open.” Well that happened a couple weeks ago, and I’m glad it did.  Steelhead on the fly is just an awesome time, every time.  We met in Idaho Falls early […]

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VestPac Giveaway

September 9, 2012

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VestPac Gear

Here is another giveaway for you.  We are going to giveaway one of VestPac’s “DriftPacs”.  I came upon VestPac a couple years ago at the International Sportsman’s Expo in SLC and loved their products.  I loved what they had because I am all about going out on the river light.  Most of the time I don’t […]

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Provo Hooker

September 6, 2012

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Provo River Fly Fishing

Been fishing the Provo River Hooker a ton lately so I wanted to share some of my pics.  A couple months ago Collin Carlson sent me sample of his fly and I just started to fish it.  This fly with a couple other flies is becoming my favorite to fish.  The way it acts in […]

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Gear Review – Nothing runs Like a Lamson!

August 16, 2012

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Gear Review – Fly Fishing Reels       One of my first name-brand reels (besides the combos and an old STH) I purchased was a Lamson reel.  I still own the reel today.  It has held up through everything.  I came across this article from Trident Fly Fishing and had to share.  Mid September, […]

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Weapon of Choice

June 28, 2012

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Fly Fishing Rods #imagoflyfishing Everyone has their favorite weapon when out on the water.  Matter of fact, it seems like some of the big boys are constantly one upping the other with a high end fly fishing rod.  From the Orvis Helios (awesome rod) to Sage’s claim that they have the ONE, we see a […]

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Thomas and Thomas Giveaway!

June 8, 2012

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thomas and thomas fly rod

Fly Fishing Rods I bought my first Thomas and Thomas about 1 year ago.  It was a 12wt rod that I bought to help wrangle in the big boys in the Salt.  That rod is awesome!! I just was notified that they are doing a giveaway of one of their rods. This bit of news […]

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Frenzy 2012 Goes Mainstreamer!

June 1, 2012

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Frenzy 2012 The 9th annual Fly Fishing Frenzy was a bit out of the ordinary, but some time ordinary leads to a freakin awesome frenzy! First off, we were pretty low on numbers from where we are traditionally.  Dr. G and the counselor were MIA with previous obligations.   So, Big Hoss and Hancey made the […]

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Imago Fly Fishing

April 26, 2012

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Imago Fly Fishing I was watching a couple of productions from Gin Clear Media yesterday and came across this pretty sweet company called Imago Fly Fishing in their videos.  The places they were traveling, what they were fishing for, and especially the gear they were using really caught my attention. Well as fate would have […]

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Higa’s S.O.S

February 11, 2011

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I have been asked about 10 times this past week where people can get the S.O.S fly. I talked to Spencer Higa from Falcon’s Ledge and Utah Fly Guides and he gave me the link where you can order it from Orvis.  He will do special orders for people but the quickest and easiest way to get […]

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Albright Products Review

December 24, 2009

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I had seen many ads on Facebook and in my email from Albright Fly Fish about the sales they were having and the timing was right for my buddy.  He has been fishing more lately and needed to get some new waders, boots and reel.  I refereed him to check out the site because the […]

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Dr G’s – 2009 Fly Fishing Gear Review

March 24, 2009

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Every year like all fly fishermen I make a mental wish list of gear that I wish I had. Each year I get a few new pieces of fly fishing gear that I had been wishing for and dying to get. 2009 has been one of my better years for the amount of new gear […]

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I learned a few things on Saturday

March 23, 2009

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On Saturday I went up to the Wasatch Fly Tying and Fly Fishing Expo.  I took my 4 year old girl and 6 year old boy hoping to expose them to some cool fly fishing things and plant the seed early.  As soon as we walked in I spotted a table full of live bugs […]

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Who went to the ISE?

March 18, 2009

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Last week I attended the International Sportsmen s Expo at the South Towne Expo Center in Sandy Utah and I wanted to give my review on the show. I went up to the show on Saturday afternoon and it was more busy than I thought it would be. When I arrived the parking was crazy […]

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Your online Fly Fishing journal

March 12, 2009

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I have noticed a trend.  I follow a ton of fly fishing blogs and I have noticed that most and maybe 75% or higher blog with Blogger.  I am going to plug a great service for all bloggers that blog with Blogger (Blogspot), which is Bloggled.  Bloggled is a free service that will backup your […]

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