Montana Fly Fishing Streamers | Top 5 Streamers For Fall

In Montana, fly fishing streamers is one of our favorite flies to target big fish in the late fall.  The fish are aggressive and looking to gain calories so they can put on weight before the winter.  On cloudy days, trout will chase down streamers with reckless abandon and crush them. This is also a sure fire way to get into some of the biggest fish of the year.  All you need is a 6-7 wt rod, sink tip line…

Fishing Gifts | Fly Fishing Gifts for Every Fishy Person in Your Life

The holidays are here again! Between holiday parties and powder days, finding the best fly fishing gifts for every fisherman or woman on your list can be tricky. But don’t worry, we’ve got your back this year. We’ve put together a list of our favorite gifts for those who love fly fishing in Montana, and everywhere else. For Someone Who Just Discovered the Sport | Gifts for the Beginning Fly Fisher Simms G4 Pro Hip Pack Fly fishing requires a…

13th Annual Customer Appreciation Day at Grizzly Hackle

The first Saturday of March is something that we have looked forward to every year for the last 13 years.  This year is no different with our 13th annual Customer Appreciation Day on March 4th from 10 am – 4 pm.  This year will be the biggest event that we’ve ever had.  Patagonia, Simms, Winston, Fly Vines, Scientific Anglers and Dirty Water Fly Company will all be here to help us celebrate the best customers in the industry!  There will be…

5 of our favorite new fly tying materials

Right now it’s -9 outside.  When it’s this cold you can’t do anything outside.  It’s too cold to ski or ice fish, so we are stuck inside for now.  That mean’s its time to sit down and start cranking out flies for the upcoming season.  If you live in Missoula you know that during the tying season you basically only have to tie a handful of flies Chubby’s, Pat’s Rubberleg Stoneflies, San Jaun Worms, Purple Haze’s, Pheasant Tails and your…