Live chat by BoldChat
  0 Items

Loading Shopping Cart
Total Items: 0 ($0.00)


Filson Survey

Would you be willing to participate in a very brief visitor survey?

(This should take less than a minute)

Thank you...
(X) CLOSE

Extinctions of the Pleistocene: Ice Fishing in Maine with Jon Levitt

Posted April 9, 2014
· Filed In: Fly Fishing, Happenings, Sporting
9. shaman

Photographer Jonathan Levitt lives on an acreage near the village of Ducktrap, Maine and spends much of his time roaming the inlets and islands of Penobscot Bay. In his latest Filson Life, Jon explores the remnants of the “Ice Age” in a photo essay from an ice fishing trip for smelt with friends.  

The Time of the Harvest: Mushroom Foraging with Jonathan Levitt

Posted October 8, 2013
· Filed In: Depth In The Field, Happenings, Hunting, Way of Life
Dancing Signorina Mushroom  舞茸 (Grifola frondosa) Bear Cave Place

Jonathan Levitt lives on an acreage near the village of Ducktrap, Maine. There, in Ducktrap, and on the islands of Penobscot Bay, early fall is the time of the mushroom harvest. The Trumpet of Death, The Dancing Signorina, The Pollo of the Woods, The Bear’s Head, The Little Red Fox — all of the wonderful mushrooms.

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
Rhon Bell - Canoe Trip Filson - Maine

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…

Read More

Beekeeping Benefits with Peter Patenaude

Posted July 15, 2013
· Filed In: Conservation, Happenings, Way of Life
BootandCanoeBeekeeping2

Peter Patenaude, a registered Maine guide, has been a Filson advocate for over six years. His blog Boot & Canoe, focuses on traditional skills and Maine’s outdoor heritage. Today, Peter details the benefits of beekeeping. Every year more fields become home to man-made hives. I am fortunate that people do not seem to hold onto their beekeeping trade secrets like hunters…

Read More

10 Tips to Get You Out on the Hard Water with Peter Patenaude

Posted March 20, 2013
· Filed In: Happenings
Ice Fishing - Boot & Canoe 1

Peter Patenaude, a registered Maine guide, has been a Filson advocate for over six years. His blog Boot & Canoe, focuses on traditional skills and Maine’s outdoor heritage. Today, Peter shares 10 tips for a successful day of ice fishing. Exercising a small brook trout on a fly rod is a great experience; similarly, pulling one out of a hole in…

Read More

The Ultimate Connection to Nature

Posted March 4, 2013
· Filed In: Happenings
Ice Fishing - Rhon Bell - 1

Maine-based Rhon Bell of Backwoods Plaid, takes Filson on a record-setting ice fishing trip. Fishing is my ultimate connection to nature, so it’s without hesitation that I agreed to a two-day ice fishing trip with long-time friend and Registered Maine Guide, Steve. Within an hour I booked a rustic cabin conveniently wedged between two remote lakes. One lake offering traditional targets…

Read More

Two Surprises: A Filson Engagement

Posted February 14, 2013
· Filed In: Happenings
Filson Engagement 03

Words and Photos by Rhon Bell of Backwoods Plaid A smile spread quickly across her face on Christmas morning as she ripped the tape from the top of the cardboard box and pulled out a green-checkered Alaskan Guide Shirt. I had seen that big smile two days earlier, on our sixth year anniversary, when without her expectation, I proposed on…

Read More

In Your Words: Matt from Maine

Posted February 11, 2013
· Filed In: Happenings, Heritage, In Your Words
In Your Words - Matt from Maine

‘In Your Words’ explores the incredible stories we’ve received from Filson fans across the globe.  Send us your own experiences with our clothing or product here for a chance to be featured on the Filson Life blog.  Thanks to Matt from Eagle Mountain Guide Service in Maine for his story and support thus far. I am a Maine hunting and…

Read More

  • Follow @Filson1897 on Instagram
  • @atomicgray Dang. This is amazing.

    Yesterday from Filson's Twitter via Twitter Web Client

  • Follow @Filson on Twitter
  • Articles Categories

Our Guarantee for Over 100 Years Has Never Changed

"We guarantee every item purchased from us. No more, no less. Your satisfaction is the sole purpose of our transaction." — Clinton C. Filson, 1897

© 2014 C.C. Filson Co. All Rights Reserved
Back to Top