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Fly Fishing

December 6, 2017

A Trekking 1st: Fisherman Justin Barbour and his dog, Saku, Fish & Packraft Their Way Across Newfoundland

Adventure Stories, Fly Fishing

A Man & His Dog Make the 1st Trek Across the Remote Newfoundland Wilderness, Feeding Themselves With Fish Along The Way Over the last few years Justin Barbour has completed and filmed solo long distance trips throughout his province. Last year he found a new adventure partner–his Cape Shore Water […]

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July 5, 2018

The Trout That Saved My Life

Fly Fishing, Athletes & Ambassadors

The first trout that Paolo Marchesi Caught at Age Three, at a Pay Pond by the Sesia River in the Italian Alps Saved His Life Story & photos by Paolo Marchesi I’m not sure when I started feeling the weight of depression and suicidal thoughts. But by my late twenties, […]

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May 1, 2019

Paolo Marchesi - Photographer, Fly Fisherman, Packrafter, World Traveler

Fly Fishing, Athletes & Ambassadors

Professional Fisherman, Adventure Photographer. Lives in Bozeman, Montana Paolo Marchesi’s packrafting adventures focus primarily around fishing and finding solitude and natural beauty. He researches remote places he wants to fish, and then figures out how to get there. “The freedom to explore makes me feel alive, and is so fundamental […]

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May 3, 2019

Fly Fishing Baja With Chewy - Mexican Gang Member-Turned Fisherman

Fly Fishing

Paolo Marchesi on Fly Fishing in Remote Regions of Baja & Meeting Chewy, Former Mexican Gang Member-Turned Fisherman A version of this article was first published in The Drake, “a magazine for those who fish.” Story & photos by Paolo Marchesi. I moved to Montana in 1999, tired of city […]

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June 24, 2019

April in New Zealand - Packraft Fly Fishing Stories

Adventure Stories, Fly Fishing

Tag us on Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook with your best packraft fishing photos. The first 50 people get a free 2019 Trout Unlimited Membership! Want to go Packraft Fly Fishing in New Zealand? Andrew Harding Gives You a Few Good Reasons Why It’s a Great Idea Stories and photos by […]

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September 18, 2019

Customer Spotlight – Walt Marchbanks Perfects Packraft Fishing

Fly Fishing

A Life-long Angler Finds New Access with Packraft Fishing Story & photos by Walt Marchbanks. Feature photo caption: “This spot is directly across from a combat fishing hole. My Alpacka allows me to fish the hole from the other side of the river, which is actually the best way to […]

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December 16, 2020

Hydrologist for the National Park Service

Conservation Efforts, Fly Fishing, Photo Gallery, Uncategorized

Packrafting Lake Clark National Park as a Hydrologist for the National Park Service Story by: Sam Carter After months of uncertainty due to COVID-19, I finally made it up to southwest Alaska in June of 2020.  I was privileged enough to get a job with the National Park Service, working […]

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June 25, 2018

Alaska Fly Fishing & Packrafting: An Inside Look at the Making of the Film, “100 Miles”

Fly Fishing

UPDATE! “100 Miles” Now Available on Vimeo Check out our Q&A With Fly Out Media Producer Cory Luoma About his Award-Winning, Alaska-Based Fly Fishing & Packrafting Film Cory Luoma and Katie Edmiston of Fly Out Media created their first film in 2011, and have made over a dozen conservation, web series, […]

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June 19, 2019

Protecting Bristol Bay: A Fight Against Pebble Mine

Bikerafting, Conservation Efforts, Fly Fishing, News, Events, Reviews

An Interview with Alaska Trout Unlimited‘s Jenny Weis. Media provided by Bjørn Olson. Tag us on Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook with your best packraft fishing photos. The first 50 people get a free 2019 Trout Unlimited Membership! Streams overflowing with brightly colored salmon, crystal clear water, stunning mountains, plump grizzly […]

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