The Things They Carried: Ascension Bay

By: Feb 14, 2013 | Author: Tucker Ladd
We were able to catch up with Tucker Ladd, Owner of Trout’s Fly Fishing, right before he walked out the door and hopped onto a plane with his wife Whitney bound for Ascension Bay, Mexico.  Tucker was able to share a bit of the planning process as well as goals and aspirations for the trip.  Ascension bay is located on the Yucatan Peninsula just a few hours drive from the popular vacation destination of Cancun.  This area of Mexico is known as one of the most prolific...

Name That Water - Blog Edition

By: Feb 13, 2013 | Author: Tucker Ladd
The first person to name this water wins a brand-spankin'-new-hot-off-the-press Trout's Signature Trucker Hat.  Get after it!

Get Your Grand Slam Here

By: Feb 11, 2013 | Author: Tucker Ladd
It is that time of the year once again.  Take your pick or chase all three.  Bonefish tailing Permit eating Tarpon... crushing Which situation gets your blood going... the most?

February Fly Fishing Report

By: Feb 08, 2013 | Author: Tucker Ladd
“Are you into watching the Super Bowl on Sunday?” I asked. “Nope,” was the response. “Wanna go fishing?” I queried.  “Yes.” I had this conversation on four separate occasions last week. The end result was same each time.  And with that, a fishing mission was born. I’m a big believer in trying to stack the cards in my favor when possible.  Making a run to the South Platte River in February and hiking into Cheesman...

Trout’s Spotlight: Copi Vojta

By: Feb 07, 2013 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Trout’s Spotlight: Copi Vojta If you have picked up a recent copy of the Flyfish Journal and have been stunned by the photography, you’ll want to meet the man who helps to make it all happen.  In addition to being the Photography Editor at Flyfish Journal, Copi is a rock star behind the lens himself.  His work is being shown tonight at Surface Film and his photography has been hung on the wall since the event was created three years ago.  In addition to a great eye...

Trout’s Cancels Annual Fly Fishing Trip (Boo!)

By: Feb 06, 2013 | Author: Tucker Ladd
Breaking News! Trout’s sends shop guys across the planet to fulfill piscatorial dreams!  (Whoo hoo!)

Who’s Behind the Lens?

By: Feb 06, 2013 | Author: Tucker Ladd
The first member of the Trout’s Contingent to accurately identify the guy behind the lens in this photo wins a SWEET Defend the Upper Colorado T-Shirt.  Here’s a hint: his work is being shown at tomorrow's Surface Film exhibit. Fire away. 

ON-STREAM BEGINNER FLY FISHING SCHOOL- March 16 and April 13

By: Feb 05, 2013 | Author: Tucker Ladd
(Photo Joe Kingery) Do you know someone who wants to start fly fishing?  Interested in rebuilding your own fly fishing skills from the ground up?  This is a one day fishing class that is held on one of our famous private properties. Students will learn the basics of fly fishing including casting, reading water, entomology, and fly selection. We have two dates that are open this spring. On-Stream Beginner Fly Fishing School $195 6 Student Limit Class Dates:  March 16,...