Films Foam

Flies, Films & Foam

Oskar Blues Brewery is hosting Flies, Films and Foam on Sept. 25, in Longmont, Colorado. This is a 100-percent charity event, with all proceeds going to Casting-4-a-Cure—a worthy cause. Oskar Blues will donate a buck for every beer sold at the event—a worthy excuse to drink more. Films will include a mix of F3T content…

Norway all day

Norway All Day

Atlantic salmon on central Norway’s Lærdalselva River pick up the pieces after a hard-fought battle with the aquatic parasite known as Gyrodactylus salaris. In this HD edit, several dudes sample the reopened fishery… and torture our eardrums with an outrageous Riverdance soundtrack. Check out Salmonfishing Lærdalselvi by Neteland Productions. Read More

NPS

No Botox at NPS’s 98th

From Yellowstone and Grand Teton to Glacier, Olympic, Everglades, and beyond, today all of the country’s 401 national parks have waived entrance fees in celebration of the National Park Service’s 98th birthday. Formed on August 25, 1916, by President Woodrow Wilson, the NPS serves a mission to protect and preserve America’s historic beauty and heritage. And…

Bikini

Bikini v. Sailfish

We’ve dunked our heads in a few trout rivers, but this—bikinis and sailfish—is some next level shit. Stay tuned for GoPro athlete Roberta Mancino’s upcoming episode, where she visits Minneapolis and swims with a carp. Via GoPro: “Pro athlete Roberta Mancino to find the heart-pounding action side of things as encounters the fastest (and pointiest) fish…

unbuild

Unbuild It; They Will Come

Next month, the last pillar of concrete from Glines Canyon Dam on Washington’s Elwha River will be blasted sky high, marking the final step in returning a handcuffed waterway to its free-flowing state. As for the natural world, according to a giddier than usual scientific community, it knows exactly what to do: So far salmon and steelhead…

meanwhile

Meanwhile Upstream

“We agreed that the only thing in life that really meant something was to catch a trout on a dry fly.” Amen. Check out episode one of Meanwhile Upstream, a new video series from Rolf Nylinder and the crew at frontsidefly.com. Watch it I call the series “Meanwhile Upstream” for no particular reason except the…

Norforker

Norforked

Beard-heavy Ozarks edit in lo-fi along the Norfork River. Via Fayettechill Clothing Company. Watch it “This Spring we had the chance to join FC team flyfisher Dominic Zametto and crew on the Norfork River to test out the Spring | Summer ’14 gear. We had lots of fun throughout the day catching trout after trout along the…

RioCats

Creeking Southern Colorado

Deciding whether you should go fishing with the boys shouldn’t be difficult, says Kevin Luby, who shot this short during a recent trip to southern Colorado. “It’s not like choosing a college, buying a house, or even ordering a drink. It doesn’t require research or high-level analytical thinking skills. It needs but a simple three…

2015 Drake Magazine Fly Fishing Video Awards

2015 Drake Magazine Fly Fishing Video Awards

Movie of the Year

category nominees: In Search of Grande by Angler’s Eye Media Carpland by Beattie Outdoor Productions Hank Patterson’s Reel Montana Adventure by Hank Patterson / Travis Swartz YOW—Icelandic for Yes! by RC Cone 90 Miles by World Angling Bucknasty Brown Trout by Montana Wild

2014 Drake Magazine Fly Fishing Video Awards

2014 Drake Magazine Fly Fishing Video Awards

Best Fresh

category nominees: The River Keeper by Matt Dunkinson GeoBass Adventures by Motiv Fishing Oh My God – A Flyfishing Adventure by Kokkaffee Media Blood Knot by TwoFisted Heart Productions Waypoints by Confluence Films

2015 Drake Magazine Fly Fishing Video Awards

2015 Drake Magazine Fly Fishing Video Awards

Best Freshwater

category nominees: What Kind of Meat? by Provo Brothers The Lost Boys of Yantarni by Cory Louma/Fly Out Media YOW—Icelandic for Yes! by RC Cone Bucknasty Brown Trout by Montana Wild Carpland by Beattie Outdoor Productions Big Sky PMDs by Todd Moen

2014 Drake Magazine Fly Fishing Video Awards

2014 Drake Magazine Fly Fishing Video Awards

Best Story

category nominees: 50 by Graham Morton of Waterline Media A Kinetic Loop by Sharptail Media Blood Knot by TwoFisted Heart Productions The In-Between by World Angling Tributaries by RC Cone Alaska La Frontera Norte by RA Beattie Mending the Line by Uncage the Soul Productions