Getting the Right Gear for a Fly Fishing Trip

Fishing is a time-honored sport around the world, and for much of human history, anglers would use fishing rods and nets to catch fish in local bodies of water as a food source. Similarly, teams in boats would go across the ocean to go harpooning for seals and whales. Today, commercial fishing boats handle seafood Read More


Fly Fishing Equipment for the Beginner

“Many go fishing all their lives without knowing it is not fish they are after.” Henry David Thoreau, the 19th century writer of Walden and the essay “Civil Disobedience,” was an avid fisherman. He often went on fishing trips throughout the northeast, with a man named William Channing accompanying him. His quote seems to highlight Read More


Fly Fishing 101 What Equipment Do I Need?

Fishing has been a popular activity in the United States for many years. It is estimated almost fifty million Americans participate in freshwater, saltwater, and fly fishing each year. Given its popularity, many people would like to get into this activity but aren’t sure what equipment they need to get started. When searching for fly Read More