Posts in April 2020

Techy Thursday - The Loon Hot Box

Techy Thursday - The Loon Hot Box

The Loon hot Box is possibly the next $15 you’re going to spend and one of the handiest items in your kit..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 04/30/2020
Simms Fish It Well Diaries, Chapter 5: Camille Egdorf

Simms Fish It Well Diaries, Chapter 5: Camille Egdorf

Raised along the banks of Alaska's Nushagak River, Simms Pro, Camille Edgorf's childhood wasn't like most of ours..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 04/29/2020
Lockdown Lessons: Casting Tips With Chris Dore - #5 Higher Back Casts

Lockdown Lessons: Casting Tips With Chris Dore - #5 Higher Back Casts

For this episode of Lockdown Lessons we've got Chris Dore showing us how to execute a higher back cast..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 04/29/2020
Free Screening of Gin Clear's Back Country - South Island

Free Screening of Gin Clear's Back Country - South Island

Well if you caught our screening of Gin Clear's spectacular Back Country North Island last Friday you'll no doubt agree it was just what we all needed and had a super cool feeling of community on the night..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 04/28/2020
Mike Kirkpatrick - Big Browns On Small Flies

Mike Kirkpatrick - Big Browns On Small Flies

A new clip from Mike Kirkpatrick, COVID delivers again!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 04/27/2020
Sundays At The Vise - How To Whip Finish

Sundays At The Vise - How To Whip Finish

This week it's a follow up "how to" for getting the most out of your Loon Outdoors Whip Finishing tool..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 04/26/2020
Techy Thursday - Getting The Kids Into Fly Fishing

Techy Thursday - Getting The Kids Into Fly Fishing

So we all have plenty of time on our hands over lockdown and its every parents dream to share a river with their child, so why not begin the preparation right now?.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 04/23/2020
Manic Tackle Project Presents: The Hog Of The Year Award

Manic Tackle Project Presents: The Hog Of The Year Award

So when Andrew Harding offered to send us this mounted monster Tongariro brown that has been retrofitted with some super sweet boar tusks we were in two minds what we could actually do with it. Add some wings to it, politely decline or give it to someone else. The end result, regift it and give it to someone else for a year!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 04/22/2020
Free Screening of Gin Clear's Back Country - North Island

Free Screening of Gin Clear's Back Country - North Island

The last few weeks has proven to be an amazing time for media and content producers to come froward and offer up some of their hard work for free to help keep us all entertained through this period..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 04/21/2020
Lockdown Lessons: Casting Tips With Chris Dore - #4 Controlling Loop Shape & Size

Lockdown Lessons: Casting Tips With Chris Dore - #4 Controlling Loop Shape & Size

In this clip Chris Dore explains the importance of being able to control the loop shape and size in the fly cast and how to apply it to different fly fishing scenarios..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 04/21/2020