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The Wonderfully Marvelous Travels Of Mr Nick Reygaert

The Wonderfully Marvelous Travels Of Mr Nick Reygaert

I recently returned from an epic five week fly fishing trip through Latin America hosting anglers from NZ and Aussie in four epic locations chasing all manner of finned creatures from giant tarpon in the ocean to prettily marked brook trout in spring creeks..... Read more

by Nick Reygaert on 12/05/2019
Techy Thursday - Simms Rainwear Refresher

Techy Thursday - Simms Rainwear Refresher

We were hoping we didn't need to write this piece but hey, spring is gonna spring! Get up to date with some jacket options from Simms and reclaim some time on the water..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/05/2019
Salty Saturday - Early Season Kingfish Expectations

Salty Saturday - Early Season Kingfish Expectations

Lucas Allen of King Tide Salt Fly has a guiding few trips under his belt already for the season so let's check in and see how things are shaping up for those Tauranga flats Kingfish on fly..... Read more

by Lucas Allen on 11/30/2019
Friday Fly Day - Black Fly Day

Friday Fly Day - Black Fly Day

In the words of Jay Z, “Get ya'll black tees on, all black everything, black cards, black cars, all black everything”. In the words of us from Manic, “get your black flies on”..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/29/2019
2019 World Flyfishing Champs - The Wild Card

2019 World Flyfishing Champs - The Wild Card

Well isn't this a pleasant surprise... we have a little secret that is perhaps not so secret anymore. Lining up for.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 11/28/2019
Straight from the Pros - Mischa Berndtsson's Three Hot Tips

Straight from the Pros - Mischa Berndtsson's Three Hot Tips

Mischa Berndtsson has been selected to represent Australia as team Manager at three World Fly Fishing Championships. He was Team Manager for the 2016 WFFC held in.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 11/28/2019
Techy Thursday - Simms Dry Creek Simple Backpack Review

Techy Thursday - Simms Dry Creek Simple Backpack Review

First up, and straight out of the mailbox, the new Simms Dry Creek ‘Simple’ Backpack is indeed a simple design that looks both very.... Read more

by David Anderson on 11/28/2019
Manic Monday - Mike Kirkpatrick & David Rogers Have A Red Letter Day

Manic Monday - Mike Kirkpatrick & David Rogers Have A Red Letter Day

Mike Kirkpatrick of Latitude Guiding had a trip out with client and Nelson local, David Rogers, and boy did they clean up..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/25/2019
Salty Saturday - When Nothing Seems To Work

Salty Saturday - When Nothing Seems To Work

Captain Lucas Allen of King Tide Salt Fly is back, this time to help us figure out a new approach when those flats kingfish are being a wee bit fussy.... Read more

by Lucas Allen on 11/23/2019
Techy Thursday - Avoiding Tip Wrap

Techy Thursday - Avoiding Tip Wrap

The most frustrating thing following a failed shot at a fish is to wind back your line only to have it wrap and wrap and eventually tangle around your rod tip..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/21/2019