Tag Archives: Steelhead

Brothers in Steel // by Alex Blouin

As time ticks on, many of us often find ourselves astray from where we originally planted our feet.  Our home is where we are molded into the men and women that will later be, and shown the paths that we … Continue reading

Six Steelhead Mantras to Swing By – Mike McCune

We recently caught up with our longtime friend and Sage Ambassador Mike McCune and talked about winter steelhead in hopes of mining out some basic theories on the fish, the casts, and what makes two handed casting unique and magical. … Continue reading

Early Season Skeena with Lani Waller

Sage Fly Fishing - Lani Waller - Steelhead

It is one of those years on the Skeena, a season when all the dominoes line up in a perfect row. According to my reports, the first domino – that of the commercial salmon fishery’s interception of wild Skeena steelhead … Continue reading

Product Preview: Sage One Spey & Switch Rods

Sage Fly Fishing - Product Review - ONE Spey Rod

The guys over at Deneki did some “urban rod testing” with the brand new Sage spey & switch rods. High praise and excitement is what followed. The subjective side of things is that this rod ‘feels alive’. Laugh if you … Continue reading

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 … Continue reading

The Last Steelhead

Kirk Werner-Last steelhead-Sage Fly Fishing

A story for Sage by Kirk Werner I stand along the banks of what we Puget Sound anglers refer to as an “S” River, engaged in one last act of desperation: swinging a fly in green water that was recently … Continue reading