Author Archives: timharden

An overdue trip to the McCloud River

Overdue indeed. While I’ve been blessed to travel the world to fly fish, regretfully my travels have taken me away from what’s in my own backyard in California. And despite having many opportunities for more travel, I truly want to … Continue reading

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Trump is Bad News for Fly Fishing

For anglers, the bad news started rolling in almost immediately. Rumors of appointments included everyone from famous polluters to climate change deniers to individuals whose career ambitions included privatizing public land. And after the inauguration, the executive orders, appointments, deregulation, … Continue reading

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New Book: America’s Favorite Flies

I am incredibly honored to be included in a soon-to-be-released book,¬†America’s Favorite Flies. Authored and edited by John Bryan and Rob Carter, the new book looks at the favorite flies of a number of anglers. The book will be more … Continue reading

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Podcast: Fly Fishing Travel to Alaska, Kamchatka, and Iceland with Tom Melvin

Tom Melvin of Yellow Dog Flyfishing Adventures is an experienced traveling angler who has spent a good amount of time fly fishing in Alaska, Kamchatka, and Iceland. In this episode, Tom discusses these destinations. To check out more from Yellow … Continue reading

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Petition to Defend the Endangered Species Act

Congress and the Trump Administration are now targeting the¬†Endagered Species Act. Since 1973, the Endangered Species Act has been one of the few sources of legal backing anglers have to protect fish (notably salmon and steelhead) from their demise. Looking … Continue reading

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Take Action to Protect U.S. Coasts from New Drilling

We don’t learn lessons. The Trump Administration has just pushed an executive order that will potentially bring forth new oil drilling off United States coasts. Enough is enough. As the Ocean Conservancy puts it, “our ocean and our coastlines belong … Continue reading

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Podcast: Filmmaking and Fly Fishing Travel with Nick and Kami Swingle of TwoFisted Heart Productions

Nick and Kami Swingle of TwoFisted Heart Productions have been impressing angling enthusiasts with their excellent fly fishing films. Their filmmaking has taken them to destinations all over the world, from Virginia to Guatemala to Argentina, and they have both … Continue reading

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