Gear Review: Sage ONE Spey Categories: 21

By: Oct 01, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Greg Thomas from Angler’s Tonic and Fly Rod & Reel gives us a fresh-from-the-water-gear-review from Canada’s Gaspe Peninsula. Greg was able to field test the Sage ONE spey rod.   “I’m not a great Spey caster. Some days I have it going and other days I don’t. In fact, my talents seem to change by the hour—one moment I’ll be in control, not forcing the issue, taking time for the D loop to form and launching rockets;...

Big Bugs and Fall Fishing Categories: 2322

By: Sep 28, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
The weather is changing.  We know it.  You know it.  The fish know it.  Here are a dozen reasons we like traveling and fishing big bugs in the fall.

Top Dog on the Blog! Categories: 20

By: Sep 27, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
The votes are in and it was close!  But we have a WINNER...

Big Update on Colorado Trout Categories: 2320

By: Sep 25, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Our friends over at Fly Talk just posted this story about greenback cutthroat trout and we found it pretty interesting.  What do you think about it? "After years of speculation and concern, fish biologists (and anglers) who have endeavored for decades to restore the native greenback cutthroat trout--Colorado's state fish, native to the South Platte River drainage--have learned the truth about the status of this iconic species. I'll start with the bad news." "All of those...

Stop by for Customer Appreciation Day Categories: 20

By: Sep 24, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Trout's Fly Fishing knows that you have a lot of options when it comes to making your gear purchases and we appreciate your business. Please join us for our Customer Appreciation Day this Thursday and sample a few local beers from Dry Dock Brewing. In addition, we're going to brew up a few in-store specials with the participating brands and manufacturers who will be joining us. What: Customer Appreciation Day When: Thursday September 27, 4:00pm-7:00pm MST Who: Dry Dock Brewing...

Terra Firma Categories: 2218

By: Sep 21, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
"I’m pretty sure that if the fish took me all the way out to where my dacron backing meets the spool, it would have been game over."

Dog on the Blog! Categories: 20

By: Sep 19, 2012 | Author: Tucker Ladd
It is election season and it is important to get out and vote.  We ran a casting call on Facebook a few weeks back to round up a few die hard fishing dogs. It was tough to narrow the field, but here are the twelve pups we really liked.  Don't forget to vote for your favorite dog here on the blog between now and September 26th... the winner will score a Trout's Fly Fishing t-shirt.