Striperfest 2014 Winning Results

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Prize:    1       Won by:         Mickey Carson Item:  $350 gift certificate for a guided trip on the California Delta with the renowned Bobby Barrack. Expires 11/1/15. Donated by: Captain Bobby Barrack of Back to Class Guide Service Prize:    2       Won by:         … Continue reading

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Global Rescue Evacuates John Bates from Christmas Island

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John Bates with a New Zealand Brown Trout Kiritimati, also known as Christmas Island, is one of the most remote places on earth, lying in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. With many distinctive species of fish in the surrounding … Continue reading

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Nautilus Reels Joins BTT as Newest Sponsor

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Photo by Honson Lau Please find attached a press release and photo announcing Nautilus Reels at Bonefish and Tarpon Trust’s newest corporate sponsor. As part of the sponsorship, Nautilus will donate five percent of all proceeds from the sales of … Continue reading

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RIO Introduces InTouch Level “T” Series

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  Idaho Falls, Idaho (September 2, 2014) – Continuing to expand the offerings built with ConnectCore technology RIO Products, makers of fly lines, leaders and tippet brings spey anglers the InTouch Level “T” Series.  The InTouch Level “T” tips are fast sinking, … Continue reading

Posted in Hot and New, Industry News

First Hatch Guide Service

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 First Hatch Guide Service – 2014 Fall is on its way and I have made some big changes for the upcoming Delta season. I will be available to guide 4 days a week starting September 15th through December 20th. Thursday-Friday-Saturday-Sunday … Continue reading

Posted in California Bay/Delta, Fly Fishing Guides, Uncategorized

RIO Fly Line Selector App

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  Idaho Falls, Idaho (August 1, 2014) – RIO Products makes the connection to fish come easier for anglers whether it’s through its lines, leaders and tippet or through education on the consumer and dealer level. With that in mind, … Continue reading

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Cortland Unveils ‘Next 100 Years’ Initiative

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Cortland unveils ‘Next 100 Years’ initiative Legendary line company teams with leading conservation, education organizations to preserve and enhance America’s fisheries. July 17, 2014 — Cortland, N.Y. — For nearly a century, Cortland Line Company has stood as an innovative … Continue reading

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Satellite Phone Basics – from Global Rescue

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Satellite phones: The basics In today’s fast-paced world, cellular phones have become a primary means of communication.  The technology has advanced rapidly and now people carry sleek smartphones full of apps you did not even know you needed.  Cell phones … Continue reading

Posted in Hot Techniques, Tackle and Techniques Magazine

Nano Silk Threads – Cascade Crest Now Liscensed Distributor…

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  Cascade Crest Newsletter June  2014 Cascade Crest is now the liscensed distrubtor for Nano Silk threads in the U.S., Canada and Japan                                      … Continue reading

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Armando Giraldo’s Shoe Lace Dragon Fly Nymph

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The Shoe Lace Dragon Fly nymph  By Armando Giraldo As dragon fly nymphs are present in each and every body of water and are such an important protein for several fish species. I’ve been working on several ties of them … Continue reading

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