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

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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The Mountain Doesn’t Care

Written by Kyle Graf 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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Gear Review: First Look Redington Vapen Fly Rod

Written by Kyle Graf and posted on June 8th, 2013 | Comments

We live in an age of improvement. Seems everything just keeps getting better. In fly fishing i’ve often wondered why we build these super high modulus graphite fly rods and then add a grip made of cork. Cork is awesome, […]



Arizona - Carp Fly Fishing - Fish - Fly Fishing - Fly Lines - Gear Review - Redington - RIO Products

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Back to Alaska – By DJ Zor

Written by Kyle Graf and posted on May 23rd, 2013 | Comment

My introduction to fly fishing came less than a year ago when my fiancée and I had a trip planned to Alaska. Shortly before we were to leave she had a work conflict and couldn’t make it. I called my […]



Backcountry - Fly Fishing - Guest Post - Pacific - RIO Products

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Back in Time, at Pyramid Lake

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

“We’ll switch off and take turns driving.” That was the plan as we left Phoenix at 6:00 pm and started a 12 hour drive to Northern Nevada. Ben was too excited to sleep and just kept going. He made it […]



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Springtime in the Desert = BASS

Written by Kyle Graf and posted on April 16th, 2013 | Comments

Its mid-March in Phoenix. The winter has been short, as usual. It seems that as soon as it cools down here its already warming up again. As the water at the local reservoirs warms up the bass move shallow, start […]



Bass - Fly Fishing - Sleep When Youre Dead - Stillwater

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New Experiences

Written by Kyle Graf and posted on April 1st, 2013 | Comments

Maybe its just that i’m still young? More and more I just get so sick of seeing the same trout stuff online, i’m sick of drifting nymphs, or catching fish the same way in general. Right now, in fly fishing, […]



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Gear Review: Costa Del Mar Sunglasses

Written by Kyle Graf and posted on March 22nd, 2013 | Comments

Works been crazy. I’ve been glued to my desk, trying to keep up. Business is good and that’s a good thing but I needed a break. Bass are protecting beds during their annual spawn at our local reservoir so I […]



Arizona - Fly Fishing - Fly Tying - Gear Review - Lake Fishing

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