Need Water!!! …Buzz Worms are Out

Here are some pics from today at the lake. Hit a couple spots, and caught some quality Crappie and Spotted Bass. Nothing like sight fishing in March. Also, got rattled on for the first time this year...not rad. We need some water down here!   --- KP [caption id="attachment_10261" align="aligncenter" width="666"] Looks ...

Idylwilde Suspends Taking Orders for 2014 Delivery

It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better.  The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and ...

The Beach Today

[caption id="attachment_9927" align="alignnone" width="442"] Spent a great Sunday walking the beach with a fly rod![/caption]  

KP Easily Finds Seclusion On NorCal Public Water

Yo,   Made the long trip up north on Thursday night to visit family, and go to a wedding. It feels great to be back in my old stomping grounds for a few days, recharge the batteries, see the familia, and enjoy some places I spent so many years exploring. The sun ...

Idylwilde 2013 Order Update

  As promised, we are circling back to you, our most important partners, with an update on Idylwilde fly deliveries. Your support and encouragement has been a huge factor in keeping us going through this situation, and we thank you. Whatever rumors you may have heard, we hope you’ll recognize that ...

KP Discovers Secret Bass Fishery

[caption id="attachment_9633" align="alignnone" width="700"] Ocean wind blows over the dunes making for great water temps and tough casting[/caption] Hey Zach and Brian, Found a killer lake down here. It's small, no shore access, only kayak or pram.  Hiking a ways is the only way to access the lake. Most people are not ...

Reps & Fly Shops Taking it On the Chin Too!

[caption id="attachment_9598" align="alignright" width="300"] Jaylo enjoying a moment during less stressful times[/caption] With all the recent events at Idylwilde, I wanted to throw a quick shout out to a great friend and guy who has a lot to loose from all that is going on right now...Jason Lozano.  AKA Jaylo   Jason is ...

Where Do Signature Flies Come From? KP Knows!

How does an Idylwilde signature fly make its journey from concept to becoming premium skunk repellent for sale at your local pro shop? KP produced the definitive documentary on "the process". The Process from Idylwilde Flies on Vimeo.

Current Hotness – Rep Report by Territory

Idylwilde's team of road warriors team share fly patterns that are going off in their territory.  Whats fishing for you? [caption id="attachment_9210" align="alignleft" width="180"] Bloom's Weight Fly[/caption] MT ID WY - HartMongory Outdoor Sales   Travis Morris - I will add the Tungsten Zebra Midge and Bloom's Rainbow Weight Fly are hot on the ...

Not Everyone is Happy JP is Spilling the Beans on Carp

Our man Jean-Paul Lipton attracts a full house leading a carp seminar at the Great Waters Show, near Minneapolis.  O'Keefe won't pass up anything free.  Let alone fishing knowledge.  Appears he got something out of JP's presentation.  (posted O'keefe caught carp on FB page for those interested in taking a ...