Madison Valley Ranch Blog

Top New Fly Fishing Gear from IFTD

  • September 18, 2014

Recently Midcurrent published a blog post of new fly fishing gear from the annual International Fly Tackle Dealer expo, the mecca for fishing bums-turned entrepreneurs who want to check out new gear and see old friends. As always, the fly…

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Photo Essay on Orvis News

  • September 9, 2014

Orvis News recently posted a great photo essay on their blog.  Hannah Perkins describes her journey as an angler. Fantastic article and beautiful images.

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That’s a Big Fish…

  • September 3, 2014

This week we welcomed Toby and Neil and their daughter Elizabeth and son-in-law Bruce.  They had some amazing fishing, but this fish really stands out.  They landed some huge fish during their week-long trip. More images can we found on…

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Longer Nights as We Head into Fall

  • September 3, 2014

As we venture into fall, the temperature has dipped into the high 30's at night and dawn greets us a little later each day.  A bonus of this?  The sunrises are a little easier to see for those of us…

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Blood or Surgeon’s?

  • September 2, 2014

Which knot to tie...blood or surgeon's? If you've often wondered which is a better knot to tie, check out this article on Midcurrent.  It might only help to reinforce your existing opinion, since the experts seem to be all over the…

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Catch Magazine

  • August 28, 2014

Have you heard of Catch Magazine, the online fly fishing e-zine?  If not, you might want to check it out.  They post amazing articles, fantastic films, and beautiful images from around the world.  It is a paid yearly subscription, but…

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Orvis Trout School at Madison Valley Ranch

  • August 27, 2014

As you might have read about here on the ol' blog, we were chosen to host an Orvis Fly Fishing School here at MVR this month.  It was an awesome event.  To read more about the school, check out this…

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20 Fly Fishing Films

  • August 26, 2014

The folks at Orvis news frequently scout out some great fishing movies and post them to their site. From tagging tarpon in Belize to trout fishing with a baby to bass in Botswana (wow), there's something for everyone. Just don't…

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