Review of Orvis Helios 3 Fly rod “It’s Worthy”

Review of Orvis Helios 3 Fly rod “It’s Worthy” Since October we have had our hands on the new Orvis Helios 3D 9ft 5wt rod. Several of the staff had the opportunity to fish with it from the boat and wading. Fishing everything from smaller [Read More]

Gear Review: Review of the Predator Fly Rod from Redington

Gear Review: Review of the Predator Fly Rod from Redington Over the course of the last several years  working in the Fly fishing industry as both a guide and shop owner I have had the opportunity to cast, fish and otherwise play around with just about [Read More]

Gear Review: Redington Butter Stick Fly Rod “The Name says it All”

Gear review: Redington Butter Stick Fly Rod “The Name says it All” It’s not often that you go out and purposely track down the most affordable rod in a category to use. Especially when you have all the “Pro deals” at your disposal.  That was [Read More]

Review of Smith Chromapop lenses

  Since Smith Optics first introduced the ChromaPop lenses in late 2014 we have had ample time to put them to the test as well as getting feedback from our customers. The jury is in and we are more than impressed with these lenses performance [Read More]

Review of Streamer Fly lines

Review of streamer lines for 2016 When the water temperatures on our local rivers get into the mid-4o’s on a daily basis 2 major things happen the get all Fly fishers very excited around here. It’s the beginning of the Blue Winged Olive hatch which [Read More]

Product review of Orvis Hydros SL Reel

  Product review of Orvis Hydros SL Reel. Got to river test the new Orvis Hydros SL II reel this week on the Eagle river. March here is a good time to test a new reel. The fish are big and they have a ton [Read More]

Gear Review – Fishpond Yampa Guide Lumbar Pack

      The Fishpond Yampa Guide Lumbar pack is a great representation of all the qualities that make Fishpond an undisputed leader in the bag/pack/luggage/travel gear of the fly fishing world.  Fishpond, now entering its second decade, has a passion for creating products that stretch the boundaries [Read More]

Review of the Orvis Sonic Tailwater Wading Jacket

Orvis Sonic Tailwater Jacket                 The Orvis Sonic Tailwater Jacket is at the top of its class and would be a great shell for any angler that loves to tackle all the seasons head on. Orvis has constructed this jacket using the same sonically welded [Read More]

Review of the Orvis Firehole Grid Fleece

Orvis Firehole Grid Fleece (1/4 zip and Vest)                 The Orvis Firehole Grid Fleece is a great layer that will provide warmth and a stylish design that is great on the river or an evening on the town. The grid pattern helps create loft (warmth) [Read More]

Review of Redington Hydrogen 311-4.

By: Raymong Kyle, Fly Fishing Outfitters guide/shop Manager, Euro Nymphing Fanatic Review of the Redington Hydrogen 11 foot 3 weight is a medium fast rod that is an ideal setup for anyone interested in European nymphing. With the added length, the angler is able to [Read More]

Gear Review of the New Orvis Access Waders/Boots

The Orvis Access Wading Boot – Rubber, as with Orvis wading boots before it, is designed to accommodate the needs of the professional fishing guide. Those who have fished for decades trust the Orvis brand, and with good reason—the boots are comfortable and durable, and [Read More]