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On the Banks with John Ludlam

Posted October 10, 2013
· Filed In: Depth In The Field, Fly Fishing, Happenings, Sporting, Way of Life
Filson Fly Fishing Vest after 15 years.

John Ludlam is a medium format analog photographer currently residing in Denver, Colorado. Two years ago, he started processing and printing his own photos in the darkroom and hasn’t gone back to digital since. He loves photographing anything and everything, but especially those people who enjoy traditional or artisan processes. Ever since I can remember, I have always enjoyed spending…

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The Dos and Dont’s of Fishing in Bear Country

Posted September 23, 2013
· Filed In: Fly Fishing, Happenings, Sporting, Travel, Tricks of the Trade, Way of Life
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What to remember when fishing around big ursids and what to forget. Words and photos by David S. Lewis. This is too important a topic for me not to include the disclaimer at the top:  I’m not a bear scientist.  I’m not even a circus trainer.  But on a recent trip to Alberta’s Rocky Mountains, I was fishing in an…

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Spend 4 Days Exploring the Shores of Maine by Canoe with Rhon Bell

Posted September 3, 2013
· Filed In: Depth In The Field, Fly Fishing, Happenings, Sporting, Travel, Way of Life
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Outdoor writer Rhon Bell of Backwoods Plaid and L.L. Bean, explores the history-ridden shores of Maine by canoe. Twenty two miles long and up to four miles wide. The third-largest body of water in a state with over 3,400 lakes. Maine is where it’s at and this is where our adventure takes place. For the next four days my cousin and…

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Northwest Washington: Swinging Flies on the Skagit

Posted August 30, 2013
· Filed In: Depth In The Field, Fly Fishing, Happenings, Sporting, Travel
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Gary Lewis is the host of Adventure Journal and author of John Nosler – Going Ballistic, Black Bear Hunting, Hunting Oregon and other titles. Flick flies towards the Skagit River in Bellingham with Gary in his latest adventure. For a Valentine’s Day in the early 1970s, my mom bought my dad a little book about steelhead fishing by Enos Bradner.…

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The Cutthroat and the Sweet Sixteen with Louis Cahill

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Louis Cahill is an advertising photographer with over thirty years experience, and about as many holding a fly rod. Louis has spent his life looking through the lens.  He’s not interested in what everyone else sees.  Find more of Louis’  photography and writing at Gink and Gasoline. My friend Gary Lacey did me a disservice while shooting clays one day. I fell one…

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Field Testing the Fly Fishing Strap Vest with Tyler Sharp

Posted August 19, 2013
· Filed In: Fly Fishing, Happenings, Sporting, Travel
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Tyler Sharp is a documentary photographer, writer, and filmmaker based out of Dallas, Texas. Traveling extensively on assignment, he has filmed and photographed a myriad of cultures and landscapes, and slept under the stars in some of the most remote regions of the world.  Today, Tyler revisits a family fly fishing tradition and illustrates the myriad uses of our Fly…

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Meet Big Craig: A Filson Motorcycle Fly Fishing Trip

Posted August 13, 2013
· Filed In: Depth In The Field, Fly Fishing, Happenings, Sporting, Travel, Way of Life
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  Tommy Monette, our Sales Representative for the Rocky Mountain area, always finds time to leave the city lights of Denver behind. He grabs his bike (complete with custom Filson upholstered seat), wrangles up his crew, and heads out to remote(ish) areas for some old-fashioned R&R. His latest outing was complete with fishing, friends, flasks of whiskey, and a run-in…

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Can Fly Fishing Save the World with Mongolia River Outfitters

Posted August 11, 2013
· Filed In: Conservation, Fly Fishing, Travel
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Peter W. Fong is a writer, editor, and fly fishing guide. His first novel, Principles of Navigation, won the 2012 New Rivers Press Electronic Book Series Competition. Can fly fishing save the world? Mongolia River Outfitters’ owner Mark Johnstad thinks so, and Peter –after working with him for the past eight years– believes he may be on to something. Photos…

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7 Days of Salmon and Camping with Evan Lane

Posted July 31, 2013
· Filed In: Depth In The Field, Fly Fishing, Happenings, Travel
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Evan Lane is a photographer and director based out of Los Angeles. Last week, Evan and his girlfriend Kayla set out on a road trip across Vancouver Island. The plan? To spend 7 days traveling, eating what they were able to catch along the lakes and oceanfront, and camping wherever their Jeep Wrangler (complete with Treeline Outdoors Tent) led them.…

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Getting in to Wild Cutthroat in Durango with Justin Meyer

Posted July 26, 2013
· Filed In: Depth In The Field, Fly Fishing, Travel
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Join Justin Salem Meyer — a fly-fishing enthusiast, photographer, and web designer based in Des Moines, Iowa — on a trip to Southern Colorado in search of wild Cutthroats. I made my way to southern Colorado in search of wild Cutthroat trout. My friend Andy, from Duranglers took us out to one of his favorite undisclosed spots. Maybe it is…

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