I heard them well before I saw them – big splashy thuds as they launched at the iron bars of their cage, desperately trying to break out of the cunning trap so as to continue their urgent way up the small stream.
No other name is as closely connected to the conservation of Atlantic Salmon as Orri Vigfusson. >>
Every fly fisherman has his own all-star flies for his fishing season. He won’t head to the river without those patterns in the box.
Experience trout fishing in crystal clear rivers and magical spring creeks in Northern Patagonia.
The Olympic Peninsula in western Washington is home to big rain, big trees and big fish. Steelhead thrive on rivers like the Sol Duc, Calawah, the Bogachiel, the Hoh, the Queets and the Quinault.
In this final post of the 3 part series, I offer a few more philosophical perspectives on ‘What Fly Fishing has taught me about life and business’.
Besides classic fly fishing in flowing water, pursuing predators in still water becomes ever more popular with a streamer like this.
In this second post of the series I am sharing additional learnings I have had including being lucky in fly fishing, life and business.
Colorado-based Topo Designs has made itself a name in the outdoor industry with innovative bags and apparel.
I have just returned from several days of fly fishing. And, as is always the case when I am away, I thought … a lot.
Once upon a time the Irish counties Mayo and Galway were home to renegades and outlaws.
In his book architect Juhani Pallasmaa explains the necessity of integrating all five senses to feel connected.
A recent comment left on one of my clips on You Tube interested me greatly as to what exactly it is people are looking for when visiting the river Spey and other salmon rivers.
In the last years, many fly fishermen tend to prefer exotic waters to their home waters. Or at least they try to plan a fly fishing trip to remote destinations.
Truth be told I’ve never found the high tide view of Cape Cod Bay to be very inspiring.
Follow Hans van Klinken to Mongolia to catch lenok, taimen and grayling on his Klinkhamer pattern.
In 1920 a café bar in Saint-Paul de Vence with a terrace for people to dance on weekends. Today a hotel still run by the same family…
Hans van Klinken travels to the grasslands of Central Asia to look for lenok, grayling and taimen.
When I got the opportunity to join my Malaysian friends Dron and Nick on their trip to fly fish Mongolia, I jumped at it.
Japanese designer Tokihito Yoshida on fly fishing, craftsmanship, British heritage and his cooperation with Barbour.
It’s been 13 months that I made the decision to pull the plug on my business career and start a life as a fly fishing guide.
Despite being born in an Alpine country I was infected with the saltwater fly fishing virus about two decades ago.