Backcountry

Video of the Week: Trout Hunting NZ’s Exploring New Backcountry Water

In this week’s segment of Video of The Week, we take a look at Gareth Bayliss‘ new film where he and Alex Waller walk into one of their favorite backcountry rivers in search of large New Zealand trout. This early season adventure leaves the boys with some amazing fish, a few dry fly opportunities, and some unreal New Zealand sceneries. So sit down and enjoy… Read More »Video of the Week: Trout Hunting NZ’s Exploring New Backcountry Water

Video of The Week: Double Haul Media’s “The Bob”

Image Courtesy: Double Haul Media Some trips on paper look better than how they turn out. Well, this wasn’t the case for Conner Grimes and Double Haul Media and their pack trip out to the remote interior of the Bob Marshall Wilderness. 60 miles in on horseback helping the guys from Cheff Outfitters get prepared for the upcoming elk season. Plenty of wood was prepped… Read More »Video of The Week: Double Haul Media’s “The Bob”

Faces of Fly Fishing: Tessa Shetter

Tessa Shetter is awesome… maybe I’m a little biased because she took me fishing. It’s true that she has a beautiful Instagram with many followers, but don’t let that fool you, Tessa is super down to earth and loves sharing fly fishing with others. A born and raised Alaska Native, she has built a wonderful life fly fishing with her boyfriend Kory. Flylords: Who is… Read More »Faces of Fly Fishing: Tessa Shetter

A Water Temperature Guide to Trout [PLUS Late Summer Fly Fishing Tips]

While anglers often rejoice when summertime rolls around thanks to warmer weather, dissipating runoff, and spectacular dry fly fishing, it’s important to be mindful of our fishy friends. When the air temperatures consistently climb, the water temperatures will soon follow. Due to extended heatwaves across the country, many of our favorite trout streams and rivers are reaching dangerous temperatures for the very fish we target.… Read More »A Water Temperature Guide to Trout [PLUS Late Summer Fly Fishing Tips]

Building the Stoke in New Zealand – an Interview with Guide Alex Waller

When I moved to New Zealand about two years ago my first google search for fly fishing led me to the YouTube page #trippinontrout. The dude whose face I saw looking back at me was Alex Waller. “Friends, buddies…pals,” his videos began. The footage of him slayin’ it and catching browns and rainbows was enough to make me plan my weekends around rivers. I had… Read More »Building the Stoke in New Zealand – an Interview with Guide Alex Waller