Trout Spey

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 DXF 10'6" 5wt trout spey

DXF Trout Spey Rods

Awarded the “Best Mid-Priced Trout Switch Rod” in the Yellowstone Angler Trout Spey Shootout.

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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...

Trout Spey: Tips and Rod Setup

Trout Spey: Tips and Rod Setup

Trout spey is a fun and exciting way to fish for trout and has become increasingly popular in recent years. Trout spey is also classified as swinging flies for trout. Anglers who love swinging for steelhead found a way to scratch the itch while steelhead are...

Best Crankbait Rod

Best Crankbait Rod

Crankbaits could arguably be one of the most historic baits when it comes to fishing. They have been fished for generations and are a staple in most anglers’ tackle box. But what rod should you use to cast them? Not every rod is able to throw crankbaits properly. Here...