Gear Head: Michael Gracie

By: Jun 22, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
This Week's Gear Head: Michael Gracie Age: Unknown (we have yet to document his long-form birth certificate) Born and raised: Florida

Q and A: Guess The Scientific Sub Species

By: Jun 21, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Q: Guess the Scientific Sub Species   The staff at Trout’s had a chance to explore a few headwater creeks this weekend.  We were lucky enough to run into this rare and protected Colorado native. Any guesses on the scientific name? For the answer and another image and additional information on this fish click "read more."  

Who’s your Daddy?

By: Jun 14, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Who’s Your Daddy?  Does he like to fish?  The season is just about in high gear and there are many fathers out there who need a new pair of waders right now. Bring the whole family to Trout’s Fly Fishing and shop together.   This special was designed for guys who fish - by guys who fish.  Stop by this Friday, Saturday and Sunday (June 15, 16, 17; in-shop and online purchases). Here is the deal: When you purchase one pair of Simms GORE-TEX Waders,...

Barbed!

By: Jun 13, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Yet another reason why it makes sense to crimp your barb, brought to you by Trout's Fly Fishing: When you find yourself at 9,530 ft, after a four mile hike, with a size 10 hook squarely penetrating your index finger, whether or not you crimped your barb suddenly becomes a really important question. 

Abel Fathers Day Special Offer

By: Jun 07, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Here's the dirty details: -  Purchase a new black or solid finish reel and receive a solid color nipper at no charge.   -  Purchase a new fish graphic reel and receive a matching fish graphic nipper at no charge. -  Purchase a DeYoung reel and receive a standard brown trout, or standard brook trout nipper at no charge.  So if you've been trying to decide on a special gift for the Dad in your life, look no further than an Abel reel to make this a...

Trout’s Fly Fishing is Doing Something Different

By: Jun 05, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
TROUT'S FLY FISHING: LOCAL – GLOBAL – FISHY At Trout's Fly Fishing we listen to our customers. We know that you have have a variety of retail options when you are looking to purchase new gear but you shop here for a reason. When we ask our customers why, they tell us: Trout's Fly Fishing employees are experts when it comes to local fisheries here in Colorado We have a wide variety of products that our customers have come to depend on - and we're focused...

Colorado has Great Options for Summer Fly Fishing

By: May 29, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
There’s no denying it now, Colorado is in for a tough summer of low water. It’s hard to imagine that a year ago we were looking at a reversal of this dilemma, with a massive snow pack and swollen rivers. Yet it is time we all come to terms with the current situation and the reality that Colorado's rivers are going to be lean in comparison to last year. But while the press and others want to make this out to be a doom and gloom situation for fisherman, I wanted to offer an...

Extra-Terrestrials

By: May 24, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Extra-Terrestrials, This vague report came in over the weekend from our pal Geoff Mueller at the Drake Magazine. The details are thin but the photos are top notch. Geoff’s report is as follows: “All dry, all day.” Nice work Geoff. If you have any unidentified flying objects or great fish photos you want to share, send them to will@troutsflyfishing.com.   - Will Rice