The Origins of Fly Fishing
What do you think of when you envision the first fly fisherman/woman? I always imagined an English “gent” wearing a tweed outfit exploring their local riverways with his/her hunting dog...Read more
Best Backpacking Fly Rods
Fly fishing at its finest is usually found as far from civilization as you can get. Here the fish are wild, people are scarce and the landscape is truly amazing....Read more
Keep Calm and Cast On - Fly Fishing in the U.K.
Last September, my fiance and I moved to the United Kingdom for a quick year. She is pursuing a masters degree while I spend as much time as possible mountain...Read more
Bike Fishing 101
The bicycle has been held by the world as one of humanities greatest inventions. It has given people freedom in transportation as they could travel longer distances efficiently, affordably and pollution...Read more
Reflections and Horizons
After over a year of testing and prototyping, we successfully launched our innovative First Cast fly rod in July 2018. In just six months, our rods made their way across...Read more
Fish Big and small!
The First Cast rod is meant to be a rod that travels well, is always rigged and ready, and can be used in a wide array of situations. We have...Read more
Oregon Coast in the summer
In early August I had a few days to see family in the Portland area and obviously brought a few rods to play around with on my Sunday afternoon once...Read more