Fly-rod “shootouts” are nothing new—the folks at Yellowstone Angler have been doing them for a while—but the gear junkies at Maine’s Trident Fly Fishing think they have a better way. Among their innovations are using “real” anglers, rather than. . .
Fishing season is in full swing here in Vermont, but we haven’t yet seen the big Hendrickson hatch we were all expecting and hoping for. So we’re going to try to jump-start the bug action by giving away a. . .
We are so excited about the upcoming fishing season—Come on spring!—that we’re gonna try to kick-start the warming trend by giving away a Helios 2 fly rod. We are calling this the “Where Would You Go? Contest” to give you, and ourselves, a chance to. . .
Having spent the last several years being enamored with two-handed fly rods—and in particular using them for chasing anadromous fish in the Pacific Northwest—I have cast a wide variety of rods in a variety of sizes and settings. I was drawn to. . .
The new Helios 2 Switch Rods will handle everything from steelhead and musky to striped bass and king salmon.
In the year since its unveiling, the Helios 2 fly rod has made a pretty big splash in fly fishing, garnering rave reviews from around the world. For those fly fishers who chase big game, we’ve made five new. . .