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Gear

Gear: Hardy Reels’ FWDD Review

Time

Hardy reels have long been regarded as some of the best in the industry. The wide-spool Hardy Perfect revolutionized reels, and today the company continues to produce high-quality reels at reasonable prices. The all-new FWDD from Hardy Reels. The FWDD series ushers in a new era for the storied manufacturer. It’s a minimalist’s dream reel,… Read more »

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Tips

Fly Tying Tips: The Rowley Stone

Time

Welcome to another day of fly tying tips from all of us here at TMTB. Today we’re looking at one of my new favorite flies – the Rowley Stone. This thing plain catches fish. It’s a simple, easy-to-tie pattern that works wonders. Gilbert Rowley, who’s a local Utah filmmaker and responsible for the “Wide Open”… Read more »

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Gear

Walton Fly Rods Native Series

Time

Walton Fly Rods is a new name in the rod industry – but are they good rods? My good buddy Brad Smith (@BradSmithOutdoors, Senior Writer at Wide Open Spaces) is the owner of a new rod company based out of Indianapolis – Walton Fly Rods. He was kind enough to send along about two-thirds of… Read more »