Gear Preview: Deneki Checks Out Quest Insulated Hoody

Sage Fly Fishing - Andrew Bennett - Review

Our friend Andrew over at Deneki checked out our new Quest Softshell Insulated Hoody at the IFTD show last year. He liked what he saw and previewed it on his blog for all to see…

What makes it cool? Well, it’s a softshell hoody to start, which to us is one of the more practical pieces of angling clothing out there. Softshells shed non-Irene amounts of rain but stretch, breathe and are super-comfortable. Hoods protect your head from wind, bugs, errant casts, and your overly-chatty boat mate.

We couldn’t have said it better. Check out his entire post at his site: Deneki.com

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Peacock Bass - Amazon - Barry Beck

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Zach Matthews - Year After Gulf - Sage Fly Fish

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Cathy Beck - Andres Hermosilla - SAGE FLY FISHING

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Aitutaki Island, By Peter Morse

Here’s a piece from Peter Morse, our Australian Ambassador, on his recent trip to Aitutaki.
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October Babine River Wild Steelhead

Netted Steelhead - Lani Waller - Babine River BC

If anyone has ever dreamed of fishing at a world class steelheader’s lodge on the beautiful Babine River, this may whet your appetite. Here’s a field report from Sage Ambassador, Lani Waller, that was just too good to keep to ourselves.
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