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The Dynamic Duo: Sage Switch Rods for Fly Fishing the Striper Surf

In my years of fly fishing in California, I’ve frequently heard anglers say that there isn’t really any fly fishing in the San Francisco Bay Area. Many anglers commit to trout or steelheading (generally 5+ hours away), and there are … Continue reading

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Back on the water.

Finally. As an angling addict, the last three months have been tough. All plans had been on hold as I worked through rehab following a hip replacement surgery (in my 30s!). In fact, the months leading up to surgery were … Continue reading

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Why I Love Fly Fishing the Coast

One reason why I love fly fishing the surf in the words of another: “When my eyes turn toward the Pacific, what I find is not myself, but the world. I’m faced with the vastness of the planet, standing on … Continue reading

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Fly Fishing and Surfing: The Weekend One-Two

The San Francisco Bay area of the Central Coast is an incredible place to live. Within one day, someone can snowboard Tahoe, surf the Pacific, go to a winery in Napa, and have dinner in San Francisco. For me, there … Continue reading

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The Weekend

The weekend has come and gone, and upon the Friday’s arrival, the drain of a few exhausting and stressful weeks clouded my ability to see the potential for a fun weekend in the sun. After a decent night of sleep, … Continue reading

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