Fishing New Waters – Fly fishing from a drift boat: Part 1

Fishing New Waters - Fly fishing from a drift boat: Part 1, drift boat positioned by natural river

You’ve beat your local waters to death. You know every inch of that quarter-mile stretch as Minturn Angler’s Duane Redford suggests in The Fly Fisher’s Playbook. Maybe you just keep seeing these other anglers float by you and, man, they seem to be having more fun than you are as you stand thigh-deep in your […]

Fly Shop Sales Associate (Minturn, CO)

Hiring: Fly Shop Sales Associate  Location: Minturn, Co Wages: Hourly $22-$25 About Us: We are a passionate fly shop dedicated to providing a top-quality fly fishing experience to anglers of all levels. On the water or in the shop, our expert staff is committed to fostering a welcoming and inclusive environment for all who share […]

Explore The Essentials Of Fly Fishing – What is tippet and how to use it

Explore The Essentials Of Fly Fishing - What is tippet and how to use it, fly fishing tippets arranged on a wooden counter

Mono. Fluoro. Nylon. Line. Fishing line. Fishing string. There are a lot of names for that clear-ish material that stands between us and that trophy trout. In fly fishing, we call it tippet. You’ve probably seen those tiny spools of “fishing line” at your local fly fishing shop with lettering on it like 3x or […]

Budget Friendly Angling: A guide to buying used fly fishing gear

Budget Friendly Angling: A guide to buying used fly fishing gear, man holding fish next to fly rod in a natural river

No one has ever said, today or at any time in history, that fly fishing is a cheap hobby. Spin fishing? Sure. You go down to your local Walmart. You walk in. You pick out your Ugly Stick combo (still an amazing rod), a few lures, some hooks, and some Power Bait, and you’re out […]