Back to the Bayou

Written by Kyle Graf and posted on September 20th, 2016 | Comments

I’ve been very fortunate to fish a lot of places.   When people ask what my favorite trip is I always tell them it’s Louisiana.  This trip has the whole package.  Big aggressive fish that are not easy to catch but not super […]

Louisiana - Ocean - Redfish - Saltwater

Arizona Quail Slam

Written by Kyle Graf and posted on December 6th, 2015 | Comments

It’s been three years in the making for me. Trying to harvest all three species of Arizona Quail (Arizona quail slam) in the same day is not easy. The thought of the slam really hadn’t crossed my mind as we […]

Birds - Hunting - Mearn's Quail - Quail Hunting - Sleep When Youre Dead - Upland - Upland Game

Gear Review: Ranger Falcon Pro Shooting Glasses by Randolph

Written by Kyle Graf and posted on April 26th, 2015 | Leave A Comment

You know those pieces of gear that you don’t think you need, then when you have them you wonder how you did without them? Shooting glasses are defiantly on that list for me. I’ve always hunted and shot clays with […]

Gear Review - Hunting - Mearn's Quail

Costa Rica

Written by Kyle Graf and posted on March 22nd, 2015 | Comments

I’ve really missed blogging. Balance is a hard thing to find sometimes with so many things pulling you in different directions. I cant complain though, I have two healthy kids growing like weeds, we are building a new home, and […]

Fish - Fly Fishing - Ocean - Pacific - RIO Products - Sleep When Youre Dead

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Sea Run Char in Alaska’s Far North

Written by Kyle Graf and posted on September 8th, 2014 | Comments

Stark contrast. These were the words that continually ran through my head as we rowed, camped, and fished for sea run char for a week in Northern Alaska. This trip was three years in the making. A grand adventure spurred […]

Alaska - Arctic Char - Backcountry - Char - Dolly Varden - Fish - Float Trip - Fly Fishing - Sea Run Char

Timpanogos Hike

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

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 […]


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Gear Review: Scott S4 Fly Rod

Written by Kyle Graf 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 Graf 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 Graf 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 Graf 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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