Category Archives: Guest Posts

The Rod-breakin’ Blues – By Joe Mahler

These rods have seen better days...

At one time or another in every fly fisher’s life he will find himself quietly looking down at a broken rod. That sinking feeling. Maybe it was a favorite, or maybe it’s the night before a bonefish trip. There are … Continue reading

FALL AND WINTER COASTAL NYMPHING [VIDEO], BY ROY WHEELDON

Brown Trout - Sage Fly Fish - Coastal Nymphing

In the fall and winter, it’s fairly common to catch double digit numbers of trout in a day, many of which are the brawniest yo’ll catch all year. On a river outing this winter, I landed several trout in rapid … Continue reading

Hope for the River, By Will Rice

Will Rice for Sage Fly Fish

Here’s the last entry in our compelling series about the situation down on the South Platte and Sand Creek written by Will Rice. I’m very cautious when I talk to people who are not familiar with this section of the … Continue reading

Benzene 101 and What Lies Beneath, By Will Rice

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Here’s the second entry in a series about the situation down on the South Platte and Sand Creek written by Will Rice. Prior to this disaster, I’m not sure I knew what benzene was – or the fact that it … Continue reading

Troubled Water, By Will Rice

Will Rice for Sage Fly Fish

Has a man made disaster ever struck your home waters? If not, here is how it looks, here is how it smells… and here is how it feels. Our friend Will Rice has been writing about the situation down on … Continue reading

The Gulf: One Year Out, By Zach Matthews

Zach Matthews - Year After Gulf - Sage Fly Fish

I DIDN’T SEE THE WAVE COMING. I was 500 yards off the white sand coast of Ft. Morgan, Alabama, standing up on the seat of my small inflatable pontoon boat, when the green waters reached up and flipped me.