Convertible Ergonomic Workplace Tying Station & Office

My boss was nice enough to provide us with ergonomically correct desks at work. Plugging away at emails all day is much easier on the back when you have the option of standing or sitting, and I’ve most certainly become a model employee since the addition of my adjustable-height desk. ...

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. ...

Kulongoski Goes Bassin with The Mole

Zach, I recently had former Oregon Governor Ted Kulongoski on a 4 day bass trip. Besides a bunch of great stories of the inner workings of politics what impressed me most was when he told me he had a sticker on the back of his truck that said "Fish more ... ...

Little Guy & A New Hat = Excellent Mojo

  [caption id="attachment_9618" align="alignleft" width="257"] New swag. Impregnate with fish stink = Good fishing mojo[/caption] Yo Zach, Thanks for the brand spanking new Idylwilde hat to replace the "old faithfuls" that are totaled out. There is nothing like the first day you bust out a new fly rod and you have a killer ...

The Jeweler Customizes Reel

Hand engraving makes me think "how come I am not a .com millionaire so I can own a collection of hand engraved side by side shotguns?"  I may never own,  sorry, I will never own a hand engraved shotgun. On the upside I may one day own a hand engraved reel.  ...

Superstitious? Fishing Guides…

Hey Zach, Thanks for sending me a new cap! Wore this one for about a year and a half as my main hat. Now it's my good luck cap!  When things get desperate on the water, I reach for old faithful to turn things around. Growing up playing sports I was the superstitious ...

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 ...

Bacha Makes Final 5

Idylwilde team member Darcy Bacha joins an elite team of photographers as 1 of 5 finalists in the Olympus Pro Photographer Showdown.  (Thanks Darcy for representing the brand)  This competition is part of the world Ski and Snowboard Festival.  Events taking place in Whistler BC from April 12 through the ...