Written by: Matthew Calderaro, Soca Cowboy
Sophia (left) shows off a fine rainbow, netted by her sister, Michaela.
Photos by Matthew Calderaro
As a father, you can only dream your children will follow in your footsteps and love the things you love. In my house, fly fishing is not a hobby. It is my life, it is my business, and it is my identity. . . .
Written by: Kaitlin Groundwater, Madison Valley Ranch
What’s better than witnessing the joy of a child discovering the magic of fly fishing?
Photos courtesy Madison Valley Ranch
Fly fishing has an amazing of way bringing people together. At Madison Valley Ranch, our staff, their families, and friends came together for a Family Fishing Day last weekend. We did . . .
Written by: Spencer Higa
No standard grip-and-grins for Bentley. He wants a real hero shot with his brown trout.Photos courtesy Spencer Higa
Six-year-old Bentley is just learning to fly-fish, and he and his mom went looking for trout on the Lower Provo River here in Utah. Bentley ended up landing this sweet brown, but he wanted . . .
Little Pippa—daughter of Simon Perkins, vice president of creative and brand marketing, and his wife, Els Van Woert—has already been featured on this blog. Born into a sporting family, . . .
Introducing a kid to fly fishing can be a magical experience, and the start of a lifetime on the water.
Photo courtesy Simon Perkins
The sporting community spends a lot time thinking about ways to get the next generation involved, and fly fishers are no exception. Although we have seen a pretty good youth movement in . . .
Written by: Mike Lembke, Wollaston Lake Lodge
Young River learns the satisfaction of catching a big fish on a fly you tied yourself.Photo courtesy Wollaston Lake Lodge
Twelve-year-old River is on his second trip to Wollaston Lake Lodge this week. He loves fishing, and traveled to Canada with his father, grandfather and brother. He is quite the young man, . . .
Ayden (left) allowed her little sister to do the release honors.
Photo by Dylan Tucker
The bright sun brought the salmonflies out on the lower Blackfoot River in early June, and we managed to get just ahead of the hatch to find some very eager trout on big dries. After my. . .
Writteh by: by John Herzer, Blackfoot River Outfitters
Young Dawson rocked the cutthroats all day.
Photo by John Herzer
I took a half day off and ran over to Idaho with my son, Dawson. (You may remember his video lesson on double-hauling a couple of years ago.) He caught a pile of cutties, and I pinned. . .
Regular readers of this blog know how much I love to see the young’uns getting out on the water. This morning, fifteen-year-old Andrew Dang sent me a link to his new video, along with a. . .
Written by: Jon Easdon, Angler’s Covey
Almost 100 people caught the fly-fishing bug in Colorado springs on Saturday.
Photos courtesy Angler’s Covey
We have been working with other agencies locally to help get folks outside. This idea spawned the city’s first Get Outdoors Day Colorado Springs. It was held at Prospect Lake here in town and. . .