Desert Sportsman Fly-Fishing Expo

Desert Sportsman Fly-Fishing -Sage Rods and Sage Rep. Alex Ramirez teaching the Ropes

Yesterday I drove up to Scottsdale to hang out with my friends at Desert Sportsman ,A Fly-Shop that (given a name and ownership change ) has been an Icon in Area since 1995.I have been visiting theses guys when  first hunted in Arizona in 1997,we have been “Buds” ever since.

Desert Sportsman’s Matt Baker spooling up one of several Hatch Fly Reels that where going out the door on Saturday

Desert Sportsman’s Fly-Fishing Expo was great.It very well attended by both their Customers and Manufacturers Reps alike.Of course I was there to pedal my wares, namely Our Fly-Fishing Program on Alberta’s Bow River and of course The Elk River near Fernie B.C.If you are in The Phoenix/Scottsdale area stop in and see them, they have all the latests products from Sage,Simms,Hatch and Rio.,plus many more.

Bow River Hopper Eater

Rumor  has it that Longtime Desert Sportsman Fly Shop Guru Kyle Bourassa will be hosting a Trip to Calgary and The Bow River this August.Kyle and several of The Desert Sportsman Staff have had a taste of The Bow Over the years and Kyle wants to get another piece of it during Hopper Season.Contact Us for the details.


D.B.O.’s Display
Alex Ramirez with my next rod the Sage 590 X
Hatch Reels are very popular with The Desert Sportsman Clients and Staff