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 ...

Fishing and Eating Hamburgers Madison Style!

John Spriggs - Madison River, Montana from The Burgundy Collective on Vimeo.

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. ...

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 ...

Jimbo Finds New Style in Junk Comfort

"Men are not built flat".  Aint that the truth.  Another million dollar idea right in front of our eyes this whole time.  I'm all in.  - Jimbo   More By Jimbo 1.  Tossing Tactics 2.  Where is Jimbo 3.  Jimbo Remastered 4.  Creepy Jimbo

Bassin is Happening!

Eager Angler Encounter on Raging River

[caption id="attachment_6529" align="alignright" width="300" caption="She's still raging"][/caption] Took a quick drive to the Washougal River this morning to see what it looked like after it crested last night.  To my surprise I encountered an eager angler who had the day off and was really hoping to fish today.  Here he was ...

Free Beer and Wine!

Yup that's right FREE beer and wine.  So if you live in Denver or near by plan on making your way to Trouts Fly Fishing for their annual holiday party.  Idylwilde will be represented at the party by Michael White aka Whitey, who will be handing out swag to go ...

Tummy Stuck

[caption id="attachment_6069" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Baby"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_6066" align="alignleft" width="225" caption="Baby back ribs"][/caption]                           Branding happens in many forms.  All press is "good press."  Right?

Captain Obvious Offers Technique for Beating the Crowds

Salmon fly is a thing of the past. I know "thanks alot Captain Obvious", but thought that was the easiest way to catch up where we left off.   So here we are turning the corner into mid-summer Deschutes Caddisathon.  July and the first part of August on the "D" is pretty ...