A Tightloop Productions film Thanks for making Feeding Time. Your soulful approach to a fly fishing film was long overdue in the industry. I think as the film makes its way through various fly fishing circles, you will hear a collective sigh of relief from viewers (similar to readers’ first experience with The Drake) when…Details
United States | Canada British Columbia Nicola Valley Outdoors 2052 Nicola Ave Merritt, BC, V1K 1B8 Pacific Angler 232 West Broadway Vancouver, BC V5Y 116 Riverside Fly and Tackle 2847 Shaughnessy St. Port Coquitlam, BC V3C 5H1 Whistler Flyfishing 4368 Main St, Suite 117 Whistler, BC VON 1B4Details
United States | Canada Indiana Fly Masters of Indianapolis 8232 Allisonville Road Indianapolis, IN 46250 J.L. Waters & Co. 109 N. College Ave Bloomington, IN 47404 Wildcat Creek Outfitters 575 S. Main St. Zionsville, IN 46077 Kansas K&K Flyfishers 8643 Grant Ave Overland Park, KS 66212 Yager’s Flies/R&D Flyfishing 2311 Wakarusa Dr. Suite b Lawrence,…Details
United States | Canada Arizona McLellan’s Fly Shop 18 W Sunbride Dr Fayetteville, AR 72703 California Bob Marriotts Flyfishing 2700 Orangethorpe Ave. Fullerton, CA 92833 California Fly Shop 985 Industrail Rd Suite 106 San Carlos, CA 94070 Chico Fly Shop 1154 West 8th Ave Chico, CA 95926 Fisherman’s Spot 14411 Burbank Blvd Van Nuys, CA…Details
United States | Canada Idaho Idaho Angler 1682 S. Vista Ave Boise, ID 83705 Jimmy’s All Season Angler 275 A Street Idaho Falls, ID 83402 Lost River Outfitters 371 N. Main St, Ste, 101. Ketchum, ID 83340 North West Classic Tackle 9751 Government Way #8 Hayden, ID 83835 Northwest Outfitters (Orvis) 2171 N. Main Street…Details
United States | Canada Maine Eldredge Bros Fly Shop 1480 US RTE 1 Cape Neddick, ME 3902 Kennebeck River Outfitters 469 Lakewood Rd Madison, ME 4950 Maryland Great Feathers Fly Shop 14824 York Rd. Sparks, MD 21152 Massachusetts Bear’s Den Flyfishing Co. 98 Summer St. Taunton, MA 2780 Firefly Outfitters 1 Federal St. Boston, MA…Details
Nestled between the rolling hills of southeastern Wisconsin, you will find a unique town called Viroqua, home to eclectic artists, organic farmers, and The Driftless Angler Fly Shop. Located a short drive from just about anywhere in the Midwest, the Driftless Angler is within striking distance of hundreds of miles of classic Heartland spring creeks.
Fort Collins, CO Located in a Victorian home from the 1800’s just minutes from Drake Headquarters in downtown Fort Collins, CO, St. Pete’s Fly Shop offers a pretty distinctive environment for anglers to enjoy. The staff provides excellent customer service and advice to anglers of all skill levels. Whether it’s Grant or Jin helping you…Details
Four Mile Creek heads among the uplands near the Ohio-Indiana line in hills left behind by retreating glaciers. Springs well up into tiny rivulets formed in the folds of the land, mostly cleared for corn and beans. One runnel begets two and so on, eventually forming Four Mile, which gathers more water as it glides…Details
Sante Fe, New Mexico Contrary to popular belief, northern New Mexico has more to offer than just green chili, Southwest art, and desert. In fact, Santa Fe is located smack in the middle of some of the best fly fishing the state has to offer, and with southern Colorado only a stone’s throw away, the…Details
Flip Pallot —he of Walker Cay Chronicles fame—along with IGFA Hall of Famer Stu Apte, will be featured on the ESPN Outdoors Saltwater Series this Sunday Sunday, May 3, at 8:30 a.m. (Eastern) on ESPN2.
WOODLAND, Wash. USA – 4/09 — Allowing it to focus its staff and manufacturing facilities on its globally expanding finished fishing rod business, G.Loomis has decided to exit custom rod blank production by the end of 2009, announces Bruce Holt, executive director at G.Loomis.
Trapper Rudd purchased Arapahoe Anglers a decade ago, and promptly renamed the fly shop in Silverthorne after Colorado’s state fish. Cutthroat employs five or six shop staff at the peak of the season, along with 16 to 18 guides covering such waters as the Colorado, South Platte, Arkansas, Blue, Williams Fork, and Roaring Fork, as…Details
These ten flies* were found hanging on a wall in central France. Whoever can tie the best replicas of these ten flies (real muskrat not necessary for Muskrat strip–but it couldn’t hurt), and present them in a photo on The Drake board by July 1, will win a brand new Bauer Jr Mac reel (MSRP:$230).…Details
Fortune Magazine February 2, 2009 Page 19 FLY FISHERMEN maybe the next subculture tangled up in the Madoff mess, thanks to Bernard Madoff’s younger son, Andrew. As the alleged $5o billion Ponzi scheme continued to claim victims including Manhattan philanthropists, Florida retirees, and Minnesotans (see page 8o), anglers worried how its fallout might affect Abel…Details
New Owners Ensure a Future for the Flyfishing Film Tour A mass e-mail went out on December 31st from the four “Fish Bum” members of AEG—Thad Robison, Justin Crump, Chris Owens, and Brian Jill —to all of the 2009 sponsors of the Flyfishing Film Tour. The message contained three short sentences, with the important one…Details
“Eldredge Bros. Fly Shop started in 1992 with Scott Eldredge’s love of fly fishing. This was an idea he had for a fly shop that offered excellent customer service where any fly fisherman, no matter what their skill level, would feel comfortable.” This is what Jim Bernstien, the manager, told me four years ago. To…Details