Category: News

“A Journey Upstream” Official Selection of the Fly Fishing Film Tour

  Douglas Storytellers Andrew and Eric Braker are making a big debut with their film “A Journey Upstream.” The film is an official selection of the Fly Fishing Film Tour (Lefty Kreh Youth Film of the year), and Annapolis Film Festival. Courtesy of Kirk Marks “A Journey Upstream” - An Official Selection of the Fly
April 22, 2021 News, Stories

The Best 6 Weight Fly Rod

“The Sky G is the perfect all-around 6-weight. For me it has the perfect blend of power and finesse.” Jamie Anderson – Yellowstone Angler Douglas SKY G Wins Best 6 Weight Fly Rod! Douglas Outdoors is proud to announce that our new SKY G 6-weight fly rod is the winner of Yellowstone Angler’s 2021 6-Weight
March 26, 2021 News, Review

California Crappie Record set by Clearlake Outdoors

Authorized Douglas Dealer sets California Crappie State Record! Dave Burruss’ (owner of  Clear Lake Outdoors’ in Lakeport, CA) day took an unexpected turn when a normal Wednesday outing led to an unanticipated monumental achievement. After a long day of no bites throwing a  4-inch Keitech Easy Shiner on a Cool Baits Underspin, Dave set the hook into something

March 5, 2021 News, Stories

John Pearl Wins Western Classic 2020 Championship

Douglas Ambassador John Pearl Wins! John weighed in 62.6lbs to win the Lucas Oil Western Classic 2020 Pro/Am Championship on Clear Lake. The field contained 70 pro anglers coming from the top ten of each division. After leading first place after day one at 19lbs, he put the nail in the coffin day three with

March 1, 2021 News, Stories

Winner of Best 5-Weight Fly Rod

PICKING THE BEST 5-WEIGHT RODS Yellowstone Angler has found that the new 5-weight rods are getting better and better each year. Often only subtle differences separate one rod from another. Casting and rating the performance of the rods at different distances is the real meat of our Shootouts, and also the reason we have separated
December 3, 2019 News, Review

Fred Contaoi – Rod Designer, Douglas Outdoors

Flyfishing Journeys Podcast Interview by Rob Giannino | Nov 18, 2019   Episode Summary   As a 10-year-old on the pacific coast of California, Fred Contaoi would tie flies and share them with his fly fishing teachers.  In his high school years, he learned how to build fishing rods.  At 19 he went to work for Lamiglas
November 19, 2019 News, Stories

Douglas Pro Brent Butler Wins!

Photo Credit: Justin Onslow & Charles Waldrof, FLW.   On day two of the Costa FLW Series Southeastern Division event on Lake Chickamauga, Douglas Pro Brent Butler weighed in a bag he’ll never forget. Weighing in 37 pounds, 5 ounces, it not only catapulted him from 40th to 1st place, it also etched his name in the
March 25, 2019 News

2019 Fishing Expo Schedule

Douglas is on the road to a town near you! Now is your chance to cast that rod you’ve had your eyes on! Check out our show dates for 2019 below.

December 26, 2018 News

Dock Talk 365 with Chris OBrien

Dock Talk 365 – Sat down with Chris O’Brien to talk Lake Champlain Spawn And Post-Spawn Smallmouth. Below are a few snippets from the Dock Talk article…   “Chris O’Brien is an angler who I love to follow his success and the techniques he uses to catch a ton of bass. Chris took a top

August 2, 2018 News

Douglas Outdoors at ICAST/IFTD 2018

Douglas unveils new products and new information at ICAST/IFTD 2018!   ICAST/IFTD is the worlds largest sportfishing tradeshow. The show is well known to be full of excitement as the unveiling of the industry’s hot new products are on display for the first time. Well the 2018 ICAST/IFTD was no exception. Douglas Outdoors was a

July 31, 2018 News
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