Gunpowder and Graphite

I’ve spent the last few months fishing the updated Orvis Recon fly rod. It’s a solid performing mid-priced rod that can handle a variety of situations. The arrival of my rod...

I put in a few hours with the fly rod this morning on the Vermont side of the Battenkill. It’s no surprise that the water is still pretty chilly. The light...

My first fly rod was an 8’6″ 6 weight. I did everything with that rod, from bass and lake-run rainbows to small stream trout and panfish. A few years later I...