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Arctic Grayling at Colorado’s Joe Wright Reservoir
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Arctic Grayling at Colorado’s Joe Wright Reservoir

Just upstream of Joe Wright Reservoir, Colorado Parks and Wildlife aquatic biologists, technicians, researchers and hatchery personnel conducted its annual spawning operation for a fish that most Coloradans might be surprised to find here in the Rocky Mountains. Arctic grayling were first stocked in Colorado in the late 1890s, but it wasn’t until the mid-1960s...

Prime Trout Fishing in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains
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Prime Trout Fishing in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains

Right about now an escape to a cool, high-country trout stream sounds pretty good to most of us, doesn’t it? I was fortunate enough to enjoy that escape and pick up some fly-fishing tips from a young guide with an old guide’s experience in a visit to Virginia’s Dan River recently. Cole Stewart has been...

Take A Vet Fishing Partners with Winnebago Industries
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Take A Vet Fishing Partners with Winnebago Industries

BARTLETT, Ill. – To date, the nonprofit organization, Take A Vet Fishing (TAVF), has arranged and hosted over 2,000 U.S. military veterans outdoors for a day of fishing. Over 400 different fishing guides have donated their time, their boats, their expertise, and other resources to make our American heroes feel welcome while experiencing a peaceful,...

Slow Roll, Burn or Helicopter with Northland Tandem Willow-Reed Runner
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Slow Roll, Burn or Helicopter with Northland Tandem Willow-Reed Runner

BEMIDJI, Minn. – Spinnerbaits are as ubiquitous to fishing as apple pie is to America. It’s unlikely you’ll find an angler’s arsenal that doesn’t contain at least a handful of spinnerbaits, diehard casters brandishing multiple styles, sizes and colors, each geared for specific species and conditions. For 2022, Northland Fishing Tackle puts a new spin...

Shimano School Heads Inshore with Capt. Jason Catchings
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Shimano School Heads Inshore with Capt. Jason Catchings

Shimano School returns on Tuesday, July 27, with another informative and entertaining event. JP DeRose hosts these live streaming video seminars, featuring compelling topics and special guests from across the spectrum of the fishing world. Shimano School meets every two weeks, and streams live on the Shimano Facebook Page and the Shimano North America’s YouTube Channel.   Capt....

Z-Man® Star Seth Feider Claims Bassmaster Angler of the Year Crown
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Z-Man® Star Seth Feider Claims Bassmaster Angler of the Year Crown

Ladson, SC  – Slinging blades for mongo St. Lawrence River smallmouths, Bassmaster Elite Series star Seth Feider felt right in his element. That the New Market, Minnesota angler trailed the tourney leader by a few pounds didn’t particularly matter at the moment. With each bronze flash over the gunwales, the pressure gradually eased. Pound by...

Shimano Unveils the World Minnow 115SP
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Shimano Unveils the World Minnow 115SP

Effective in both cold and warm water, jerkbaits represent a staple in every serious angler’s tackle collection for largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass alike. Indeed, few lures capture more bass than jerkbaits. At ICAST 2021, Shimano upends the bass fishing universe with the new World Minnow 115SP: A technology-infused jerkbait that triggers strikes from trophy-caliber...

New Northland Rumble Bug Is a Snack Fish Can’t Resist
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New Northland Rumble Bug Is a Snack Fish Can’t Resist

BEMIDJI, Minn.  – When walleye, bass, and jumbo panfish put on their finicky act, it often takes a special treat to turn them on. Enter Northland’s new Rumble Bug, a 4-cm (1.57-inch) bite-sized balsa body diving plug with a small profile, tight wiggle, and the ability to take advantage of multi-species opportunities when cast or...

Shimano Coltsniper Splash Walk: Dominant Saltwater Performance
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Shimano Coltsniper Splash Walk: Dominant Saltwater Performance

The rocky shorelines and cold offshore waters from the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast are home to the best striped bass fishing in the world. Along southern shores, snook, redfish and jacks prowl flats, marshes and bayous, feasting on bountiful inshore prey. Along the entire length of the Atlantic and Gulf coasts, these and other predators have...

New from G. Loomis: Crush Variables with NRX+ T2S
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New from G. Loomis: Crush Variables with NRX+ T2S

You don’t pick tournament days; tournament days pick you. While anglers can’t control environmental factors like wind, tide, and light, they can enhance their own effectiveness. With leaderboard glory on the line, clear a path to victory with rods forged to crush common variables. Designed for apex saltwater fly anglers, the NRX+ T2S series boasts...