Tag Archives: women in fly fishing

11 Questions with Geri Meyer of Driftless Angler

Written by: Kip Vieth, Wildwood Float Trips


Geri Meyer shows off a gorgeous British Columbia cutthroat.
Photos courtesy Geri Meyer

Last year, The Orvis Company launched 50/50 on the Water, an aggressive initiative to introduce more women to the sport we love and to promote those already making a mark in the fly . . .

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Trout Bum of the Week XLVI: Jennifer Cornell


Written by: Phil Monahan

Reel Women’s Jennifer Cornell shows off a gorgeous Patagonia brown trout.
Photos courtesy Jennifer Cornell

Jennifer Cornell is a co-owner of Reel Women Fly Fishing Adventures, a guiding operation run by women anglers. (Her partner is Lori-Ann Murphy.) From June through October, Jennifer. . .

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Video and Story: “Overboard” on the Green River

Written by: Kris Millgate, www.tightlinemedia.com


Outdoor journalist Kris Millgate and her husband, Jim, fish the Green for their anniversary.
Photo courtesy Charlie Card

It’s 2011. I’m on Utah’s Green River shooting my first film for Trout Unlimited. The Green is a marvelous blue ribbon running through red rock. I need to see every stretch of it because there’s . . .

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Pro Tips: How to Get Your Family Into Fly Fishing

Written by: Ryan Newman, Rocky Mountain Outfitters


A trout doesn’t have to be this big to put a smile on a kid’s face.
Photo courtesy Ryan Newman

Fly Fishing is becoming more and more of a family adventure. A lot of our guests at Rocky Mountain Outfitters come as families to Park City or Salt Lake City, Utah. Oftentimes, they. . .

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Video Pro Tips: How to Fight Big Fish in Small Streams


Written by: Tom Rosenbauer

In this great video, Amelia Jensen shows great technique for catching big trout with a fly rod in small streams. It’s not so much about what she says, as what she does that teaches so much. Notice . . .

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Video: Proper Female Fishing Etiquette


Written by: Phil Monahan

Some filmmakers are not afraid to focus on the tough issues facing the world of fly fishing. In this great video, Joe Cummings of Missoula River Lodge takes a hard look at how female anglers should behave when they are on the water. What do you think? Did he get it right?

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