Destinations, Fishing Report, Gear

Belizean Vibes

A guest blog post by FRA customer Sled Allen Having a 15 pound permit turn on your fly on the first cast of a trip not only sends chills down your back, but puts your boat into an all out scramble. Unable to land that fish, the first day started off with a mix of […]

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Guide Report: Dream Stream

I went to the Dream Steam Wednesday after hearing that the beasts have arrived. It’s a cool river, however, the crowds are insane. People from all over come to fish and give it their best shot at a trophy trout. Anyhow, I chose the coldest day to fish during the week thinking that the snow […]

The North Platte Fremont Canyon
Destinations, Fishing Report

Mancation: North Platte Edition

Four hours and ten minutes on the nose. That’s what it takes to get from DIA to the northwest territory of Colorado, assuming you drive somewhere near the suggested maximum speed. OK, some folks also refer to this area as Alcova WY, but based on the number of centennial state visitors it receives annually, we’re […]

Fishing Report

Weekend Guide Report: Front Range

Great weekend of weather and even better weekend of fishing! I enjoyed a full day of guiding John on Saturday for his first fly fishing experience. Started off on the Big T with some technical dry fly fishing. The midge hatch took a little longer than normal to get going, but by 11 o’clock the […]

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Weekend Report: Roaring Fork Valley

Over the past week, much of our casual chatter around the shop has been about impending meteorological doom and many of our customers have been stocking up on tying materials expecting to be isolated for the next few days while the snow piles up. For me, I saw the perfect opportunity to play around with […]