Road Trip: Steelhead Part I

By: Oct 22, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
We’ve had a number of people who missed our introduction to Steelhead presentation earlier this month inquire if we could make some of the information available.  No problem - it is primetime steelhead season in the Pacifc Northwest.  We’ll break it up into a three part series.  We’ll first talk about steelhead basics and the Deschutes River in Oregon.  In Part II we’ll cover the Klickitat River and Part III we’ll provide and introductory...

Streamer Fishing in Colorado is Blowing Up!

By: Oct 18, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Fall fishing is here and the streamer fishing is picking up in Colorado.  Big fish are starting to bulk up for the winter and chasing down big meals... aggressively.  We decided it was a good idea to talk a little about streamer fishing. 

Carp on the Fly - River Report

By: Oct 17, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
It might be a bit windy out there but carp fishing season on the Denver South Platte is not over yet.  We just received this fishing report from a customer hot off the river.

Fishbeer

By: Oct 16, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
At Trout’s we’re always trying to explore the bounds of fly fishing and find new stuff – and then share it with our customers. We’ve fished with Matt Dunn, the content creator behind the always–eye-brow-raising and sometimes-hair-raising site fishbeer.com.  Fans of fishbeer are devout and write things like: “Come on DUDE! It's nearly the end of "next week". I must know if you lost a hand or an eye attempting to land a Northern Michigan Muskie with...

Spey Q&A - Andrew Bennett

By: Oct 15, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Photo: Cameron Miller Trout’s Fly Fishing was able to talk spey casting with Andrew Bennett from Deneki Outdoors.  Deneki owns and operates fly fishing lodges in Alaska, British Columbia, and the Bahamas.  Here's a taste: "A couple of years ago I spent some time at Alaska West with my buddy Dec Hogan.  At that point I had a good amount of spey fishing under my belt - probably a couple hundred days, fishing with some of the better casters in the...

Trout’s Spotlight: Geoff Mueller

By: Oct 09, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Photo: Kat Yarbrough Geoff Mueller is the former managing editor of Fly Fisherman Magazine and currently senior editor at The Drake Magazine and a contributing editor at Angling Trade Magazine. A few weeks back Trout's Fly Fishing was lucky enough to recruit Geoff as an assistant burger flipper for our Customer Appreciation Day.  If you didn't get a chance to catch up with him at our event you are in luck - we were able to spend a few minutes with Geoff after the grill...

Scouts and Trout’s

By: Oct 05, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
This is why we why we volunteer.  

Fall Road Trip: the Green

By: Oct 04, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Photo: Tim Romano Who is ready for one last road trip this fall?  The Green River below Flaming Gorge Dam is one of the most renowned fisheries in the United States. Located in northeast Utah, this section of the river has 30 miles of solid floating water as well as sections to wade fish.