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 ...

Operation Chubby: The Long Way to Colombo

Our journey began in the typical pre-dawn frenzy. Like starting early would somehow get us there faster. Zach and I checked off the last of our to-dos on the way to the airport. When we finally stood at the gate, the clock started running on a 49-hour brain-numbing waiting game. ...

Kings on the Fly – O’Keefe Checks In

Hey Zach I only have a couple minutes of wi-fi here in Cold Bay, AK, so here is a quick look at my trip in the Aleutian Islands/Nelson/HooDoo River with Aleutian Adventures and the camp I was at for 4 days.   The king salmon fishing was very good. Bright chrome chinook on ...

KP Shares Alaska Guides Top 9 Rules!

Guiding in Alaska is 1 flight in, at the beginning of the season, and 1 flight out, at the end of the season.  Don't get it wrong!   KP's Occupy Alaska - Top 9 Rules:   Rule 1  Coffee and Wet one's. It's like Sonny and Cher or Starskey and Hutch...it just kinda ...

Green Boat – Final Glassing

Artist and myself did the final glass work.  Last session  we laid the initial layer of glass.  To cover the bottom and chines with cloth it was necessary to use two pieces and overlap them in the middle. The Artist suggested we reinforce and seal the seams where the 2 pieces ...

Flyfishing Cribs – Tent Camp

AK Summer reality TV from Kevinpriceflyfishing.com on Vimeo.

History of Idylwilde II: Forming Ideas

History of Idylwilde Part I A question I get asked a lot is : "How id you come up with the idea to start a fly company?" Lets just set the record straight here. I did not come up with the idea of producing flies overseas. Al Gore came up with that ...

Spring is New Years for KP

Most folks mark the end of another year smack dab in the dead of Winter. It's a terrible time to celebrate. Honestly, I think winter sucks!   I prefer to reflect on the years passing at the end of Spring. Generally this is about the time the Bass start biting, and I ...

O’Keefe Never Puts the Rod Down

Hey Zach – It is that time of year, here in Central Oregon where midges overlap spring BWO’s on our local creeks. Water temps have inched up a bit and if you can get a warmish day (45 – 50) and some overcast skies, good things happen. You have BWO’s covered ...