Spring is one of the best times of the year to get out and catch trout. The fish are hungry and often congregated in large groups, making it easy to catch one fish after another, once you have found them. As the ice melts, lots of aquatic invertebrates are loosened into the water. Fish are […]
The most common complaint I get from people starting out fly fishing is the expense of getting all the gear they need to get started. This often deters people from ever starting the sport, which is really unfortunate. Good fly fishing gear often costs an arm and a leg, that is, if you are not a guide or an industry pro.
Katherine Grand describes this post as the first in her series of “Laughing, Crying and Screaming — Memoirs of an Outdoorswoman.” She tells the story of how she performs a 10-point belly flop into a cold Colorado river in an effort to retrieve a trout. Thank God her hubby brought along his clothes intended for a donation to the local charity shop, or she’d have been left out in the cold with only her wet waders!
Outdoor weddings are becoming more and more popular these days, as are themed weddings. One of my husband’s cousins had a medieval wedding complete with handmade costumes for everyone that was spectacular. More and more people are reflecting their interests in their ceremonies rather than just sticking to tradition. In the hunting world, camouflage weddings […]