Brian O’Keefe will be at Fly and Field Outfitters this Wednesday Feb 13 presenting on his Favorite Places and Favorite Fish. This is an awesome opportunity to hear from the man himself on the most beautiful, fishiest, and all around best places to visit. More INFO HERE
From culture to wildlife, Brian will be discussing it all! Species covered will include tarpon, permit, steelhead, golden dorado, peacock bass, bonefish, brown and rainbow trout… and more! Places include Chile, Cuba, Alaska, Brazil, Kamchatka, Oregon, Bahamas, Baja, and more! You will not want to miss this one!
TWO DATES- 2/5 & 2/6 at The Tower Theater. More INFO HERE!
The F3T is a one of a kind experience. Each year anglers of all ages gather in big cities and small towns alike to soak up films from around the world, spin a few yarns amongst friends and dream about casts yet unmade. In its 13th lap around the globe, the Fly Fishing Film Tour is packed with remarkable films, topnotch stories, and imagery that will fuel your dreams for months to come!
With an emphasis on the people, places, and fisheries that help make up the vast world of fly fishing, the 2019 F3T will take you from Alaska to Florida, South Dakota to French Polynesia,…
If you are heading out for some fishing this weekend you’ll need the Central Oregon Fishing Report. Kyle from Fly & Field Outfitters gives us the low down for this week. For more info check out the full report at Fly & Field Fishing Reports. Have a great weekend out there in #backyardbend.
We like to get out and fly over Central Oregon and this flyby of the Crooked River area reminds us that there are places east of Bend that are just as worthy as the Cascade lakes and rivers for great outdoor recreation. This is an awesome area for early summer where the temps are warmer than the high Cascades. Check it out!!!
Here’s couple of links for more information on the area.
Wednesday May 23, at Fly and Field Outfitters. Learn from a trusted local about fishing the Central Oregon Cascade Lakes. More Info HERE!
An evening that you certainly do not want to miss! A presentation on the Cascade Lakes by Shop Owner, Scott Cook. Scott has over 3 decades of experience fishing and guiding the Cascade Lakes. Main focuses are on Crane Prairie, Wickiup Reservoir, and East Lake. However, Scott will be covering a majority of the Cascade Lakes. The topic of discussion will be fishing tactics, rigs, times, etc. This will surely be a full house so be sure to show up early!
Join an open discussion on the future of the Fall River Thursday March 8th from 7pm-9pm at the High Desert Museum.
Many things are in the works at the Fall River ranging from riparian area improvements to addressing manmade fish barriers to passive integrated transponder (PIT) tagging of stocked fish. These and other topics will be part of this roundtable discussion. If you already love the river or are new to the area and want to learn more about it…this is a your chance. More Info HERE!
Fall River is among the most popular natural attractions in Deschutes County. Long a mecca for fly anglers, it is also becoming increasingly popular for hikers and mountain bikers. This roundtable discussion…
Central Oregon has some significant snow on the way in the next week. Backyard Bend weather is a single comprehensive source for all the resources you need in one place to understand the weather conditions before your next outdoor adventure. Check it out!!!
No one ever starts their Christmas shopping early, but if you’re looking to score some sweet gear and save some serious cash, check out the Bend Radio Auction.
Save more than 70% on Bono’s signature series guitar, outrageous outdoor gear like skis, paddle boards, kayaks, bikes, and the most awesome vehicle tent camping trailers from Free spirit Recreation!
The online auction helps the Kids Center and YOU by donating money to them saving you money on sweet stuff. Window tinting, lights, and thumpin’ audio for your ride. Overnight stays and tourist attraction tickets, and even something for Fido. You know you broke your phone! Get it fixed and save some dough. Did we mention beer for…
Fly and Field Outfitters is hosting their Fly Tying 101 Class on Tuesday November 7 from 6-8pm. Join Dave Merrick as he shares his expertise on fly tying.
Don’t have a vise or tools? No worries! They will have some for use in class. Have your own? Feel free to bring them! They will also provide all materials for in-class sessions.
The class is a four series course over four different nights. They will kick off the course with an introduction to fly tying on Tuesdays. This will include anything from threading a bobbin to reading a fly tying recipe. Each following session, you will learn how to tie a new fly or two! Here is what the entire Fly