New and Notable Gear For Fall

New and Notable Gear For Fall Brisk days and crunching leaves underfoot.  Browns are maneuvering and posturing.  Elk are bugling. Pumpkin spice everything abounds at the grocery store. It’s Fall. This time of year, after the height of the summer Colorado trout excitement, things tend to slow down a little bit and we find ourselves able to take…

Redington Hydrogen Fly Rod Review

Redington Hydrogen Fly Rod Review Last Summer, Redington announced the release of their new series of fly rods: the Hydrogen.  These rods were designed specifically for the trout angler, and our initial test of the Hydrogen was very positive.  Since that time, the Hydrogen has been one of those rods we like to mention when anglers…

Duranglers Rising Net Review

Duranglers Rising Net Review Let me tell you a little story about at net.  Nets with stories are better nets anyway. Rising Fly Fishing Tools Before I get into the story, first let me quickly tell you about Rising Fly Fishing Tools.  Rising is a unique fly fishing company that builds and supplies a whole host…

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Fishpond Headgate Tippet Holder Review

Fishpond Headgate Tippet Holder Review The other day I got my hands on the Headgate Tippet Holder from Fishpond.  New for 2015 and made of strong annodized aerospace aluminum; this little gadget at first glance reminds me of a carabiner.  Call it a tippet carabiner.  This thing is leagues above my old tippet-T, which the Headgate immediately replaced.…

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Sage Salt vs. Sage Method

  Sage Salt vs. Sage Method [button title=”Shop Salt” link=”http://duranglers.com/shop/fly-rods-sage-2/sage-salt-fly-rod/” color=”green”]     [button title=”Shop Method” link=”http://duranglers.com/product/sage-method-fly-rod/” color=”green”] The ‘best’ salt water rod.  Does such a thing exist?  If you were ask 100 saltwater anglers, you would get 100 different answers.  It is a subjective discussion. Tom took off last week to the Caribbean to chase…