Timpanogos Hike

Written by Kyle and posted on September 1st, 2014 | Comment

Timpanogos is, well, very large. Its a striking mountain that stands watch over the valley where I grew up. The summit is over 11,700 feet. My crazy, fit, family decided they wanted to hike it. Not the traditional trail up [...]



Backcountry

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Gear Review: Scott S4 Fly Rod

Written by Kyle and posted on May 12th, 2014 | Comments

After a year of testing this thing all over the place I am ready to sit down and write a review. I’ve decided to do so in categories so I dont miss anything. If you are here for info on [...]



Gear Review

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Big Group at Pyramid Lake

Written by Kyle and posted on April 6th, 2014 | Comments

Last year was a really good time at Pyramid. Four of us drove up from Phoenix, only one of us had been before. As the trip ended we were immediately planning a return trip. Four of us turned into seven [...]



Fly Fishing - Lake Fishing - RIO Products - Stillwater - Trout

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Pointing Dogs and Mearns’ Quail

Written by Kyle and posted on December 15th, 2013 | Comments

What a difference a year makes. Our Mearns’ quail population seems to be doing much better than last year. I had been hearing this from a few hunters and yesterday I was able to go experience it for myself. In [...]



Arizona - Backcountry - Birds - Hunting - Upland - Upland Game

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Gear Review: Fishpond Westwater Sling Pack

Written by Kyle and posted on November 15th, 2013 | Comment

Last year I did a review of Fishponds nimbus guide pack. It really was the end all, be all of fly fishing packs for me. I still own it and love it. When I was asked to review the westwater [...]



Gear Review

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Louisiana Redfish

Written by Kyle and posted on November 10th, 2013 | Comments

“Aren’t Redfish just like Carp in saltwater?” That was the question I heard most when planing this trip. I didn’t know what to say at the time but after going and doing it myself, I can definitively tell you that [...]



Louisiana - Ocean - Redfish - Saltwater

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Hunting the Hunters, Mako Shark Fishing

Written by Kyle and posted on October 21st, 2013 | Comments

Dad and I were busy watching sea lions when Captain Dave Trimble calmly said, “we’ve got a Mako”. Shark fishing is a hurry up and wait game. Hours of boredom, punctuated by moments of nerve rattling excitement. Three hours earlier [...]



Fish - Fly Lines - Fly Tying - Ocean - Pacific - Shark Fishing

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Gear Review: Pelican ProGear 2720 LED Headlight

Written by Kyle and posted on October 20th, 2013 | Comment

Most of us are familiar with Pelican PreGear products. They make tough coolers that several celebrity fisherman endorse. They also make tough cases for high end cameras and laptops. But did you know they have several great light options? For [...]



Backcountry - Gear Review

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The Mountain Doesn’t Care

Written by Kyle and posted on September 29th, 2013 | Comments

I’m back. It’s been a crazy year with work and bringing baby number two into this world we live in. Our son was born back in June and mom has needed extra help lately so i’ve been home a lot. [...]



Backcountry - Boulder Mountain - Brodin Nets - Char - Fish - Fly Fishing - Stillwater - Trout - Utah

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Book Review: Heaven on Earth by Andrew Wayment

Written by Kyle and posted on June 30th, 2013 | Comments

I’ll be the first to admit that i’m not much of a reader. I have a hard time sitting still long enough to read a book in its entirety. When Andy Wayment asked me to read and review his book [...]



Book Report

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