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’bout time Colorado got some love on the Frenzy…. (Guest Blogger JD)

March 13, 2015

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Nothing says fly fishing like outlet malls, highways and gawkers.  But that is the case on some parts of the Blue River. Located just 60 miles west of Denver, you can be out your door and into gold metal water within an hour. Flowing north out of Breckenridge this undulating river takes you on a […]

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swingers club…. yeah you know what I’m talking about

February 11, 2015

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so, I am totally convinced.  granted we have had a pretty unseasonably warm winter, nymphing has always been the go to.  I haven’t nymphed in weeks, not that there’s anything wrong with that. #Seinfeld  We, over at the fly shop Anglers Anonymous, have had a stalwart employee since day 1 – we call him Tobes.  The […]

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Winter Streamers… yes

January 30, 2015

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Ok, so I was reading an article the other day that came up on my feed on facebook and for the life of me I cannot find it to reference it but these guys had a great point.  Nymphing is obviously the most effective was to fish in the winter, maybe all year, but if […]

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we all have that one fish….

November 24, 2014

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So, I think that we all have that one fish.  You know what I mean.  That picture on your phone that you show everyone you possibly can?  No? I’m the only one?  Well, Yeah, I do have that fish.  It comes with an awesome story too, wanna hear it? Here it goes. Bender and I […]

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What Would You, or Have You Missed to go Fishing?

November 7, 2014

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Ok, here is a great question to test the limits of our addiction/passion…. What are you willing to bag out on in order to go fishing? What have you bagged out on to go fishing? Let’s make this a top five list….  starting with the most obvious. 5)  WORK/School – who hasn’t called in sick, […]

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Winter Fishing

November 4, 2014

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Today I woke up to very frosty ground and at my job, which is mainly outdoors, and throughout the day I never seemed to warm up in the crisp Idaho air. It got me thinking about fishy goals I have yet to accomplish for 2014 and how it is soon time to transition into winter […]

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If Life Give You Lemons….Go Fishing

October 20, 2014

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There is this trip that a few of the fellow Frenziers have been planning for this fall season. It is a trip that is wild and includes a lot of fishing so naturally I wanted in and graciously was invited.  You will hear more about this trip later on this week so I wont indulge […]

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Connected

August 25, 2014

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I’ve been contributing to the Frenzy blog for the past few weeks and have never written anything about who I am or my relationship with fly fishing. I figured it would be good to somewhat know the person behind the words you are reading when I post about once a week. Plus the trips to […]

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Teaching the Next Generation – and by that I mean me and my boy went out fishing….

August 15, 2014

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Since my passion for fly fishing has grown and grown I have been crazy excited for my son to catch the fever and want to go fishing with me. I would say that his fever is still pretty tepid but its coming along. Every time I can get him to go out with me I […]

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Don’t Mind If I Don’t

August 1, 2014

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When I was a young lad and would visit my grandpa after he returned from his fishing trips and I would ask the age old question: “Did you catch any?” His responses were usually somewhere along the line of: “Do dogs bark?” “Do ducks have a water tight butt?” “Do bears shi….” Ok he never […]

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Fishing Thereafter

July 25, 2014

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A weird phenomenon has been taking place on my last few trips out fishing. Let me explain. A couple weeks ago Bent, Littlefield and I decided to make an early Saturday morning river session in search for some tug. It was one of those trips where we really didnt know where we were going to […]

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A Trip to the Clouds – Guest Blogger Braxton is back with his trip to White Clouds

July 14, 2014

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On my dads side of the family there is not a place that is regarded more sacred than the Boulder – White Clouds Mountains located at the heart of central Idaho. Back when my grandpa first moved to the SE Idaho area a man that I do not know introduced my grandpa to the area […]

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Fish Gods and Boat Demons

June 9, 2014

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  So…it just so happens that Saturday morning LittleF, Chubbs and I decided to take a float down my new favorite piece of water on the Henry’s fork. It was 4 a.m. when they picked me up. I was ready, which I’m usually not. Once we arrived we loaded the boat with our bags and […]

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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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Fly Fishing Photography and Family Time, when you only have 1 Hour.

April 18, 2014

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I can try to take good pictures all I want, but when Shmeegs (that’s my wife Meegan’s nickname) is behind the lens, the composition, the angles, the colors… BOOM!!!  I am learning though, and plan to expound some of my newly gained knowledge on you poor saps. My wife shoots Nikon, and obviously not everyone […]

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HOW TO GET YOUR GIRL ON THE RIVER… {10 TIPS TO GET HER HOOKED ON FLY FISHING}

April 1, 2013

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Post take from MontanaFlyGirl.com Okay boys, listen up. This one’s for you. Ya’ll keep emailing me asking how to get your ladies to appreciate your love of fly fishing, and how to get her to love it like you do. Short answer. She may never love it. She may never appreciate your love of it. […]

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How cold is too cold?

January 16, 2013

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winter fly fishing

With this blasted cold weather that wont seem to go away I got to thinking, how cold it too cold to fish.  I have fished in -12 degrees before (with no wind) that that no wind makes all the difference in the world.  I only lasted about an hour or so before I got off […]

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The Year of the Trout

February 18, 2012

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fly fishing year of the trout

Written by Chris Kurnik with Western Trout Wrangler Beginning around the end of January this year, there has been a change in the river. Big fish here on the Truckee River are no longer residing in the mysterious unfishable depths, but instead have migrated to more fishable waters, have been holding along runs in large quantities, […]

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Taking Your Time

January 4, 2012

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fly fishing provo river

I saw this video and it made me think of how I feel like I have evolved over the last few years with fly fishing.  I now love fishing to the hard to catch trout.  I love getting to the river and having to figure out what they are feeding on and not just throw […]

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