Fall Trout Tips


Best Crankbait Rod

Crankbaits are a staple in an anglers’ tackle box. But what rod should you use? Here's a breakdown of what to look for when choosing the best crankbait rod.

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douglas upstream plus

The Ultimate Dry Fly Rod

The Upstream Plus is both fun to fish and a pleasure to cast. Built with one-of-a-kind, progressive action - a modern take on a traditional bamboo rod.

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Fly Fishing for Bass

Fly Fishing for Bass

Fly fishing for bass is rapidly growing in popularity, especially during the summer months when river temps rise – shutting down trout fishing. Bass have a lot going for them. They are aggressive, they eat flies violently giving the angler an amazing visual...

Salmon Mooching Rig

Salmon Mooching Rig

Salmon mooching is a favored technique for many anglers when targeting Pacific salmon in the summer months. Mooching is a very effective tactic because of how closely it imitates a wounded bait fish.  Using a mooching rig, the angler slowly lifts and lower the...

4 Weight Fly Rod: Uses and Benefits

4 Weight Fly Rod: Uses and Benefits

Overall, 4 wt fly rods are more finesse rods — better suited for smaller fish, delicate presentations, and pleasant conditions (light wind). Many anglers prefer 4 wt rods when dry fly fishing for their ability to delicately land the fly in front of a rising fish —...