Okuma Helios Fly Reel

Moving from the Rocky Mountains to the Cascades requires a major change in fishing equipment.  I grew up thinking “the big one” was a 21″ rainbow trout caught in Fish Lake, Utah.  Now I’m fishing for salmon and steelhead that Continue reading

Redington Drift Reel Review

Redington Drift Reel

Finally! Spring fishing is here in the Mountain West, and I’ve been having a good time at it. I’ve been fishing some of the local streams near home and also spent 4 days on the San Juan river in New Mexico Continue reading