Fly Fishing

We stand for the waters we stand in.
Men's Fly Fishing
Men's Fly Fishing
Shop
Women's Fly Fishing
Women's Fly Fishing
Shop
Fly Fishing Packs & Gear
Fly Fishing Packs & Gear
Shop
Fishing Books
Fishing Books
Shop
  • The Complete Fisherman

    The new Patagonia film, The Complete Fisherman, introduces us to a timeless angling technique, its enduring maestro and the special places where it is practiced with the same devotion and reverence as it was centuries ago.

The Salmon Foxtrot: The Wisdom of Fishermen

Back in Tokyo, for a break. Just in need of a change, you know, “to get away from things.” Having worked hard all summer long, there couldn’t be more of a contrast between reeling in salmon on a river in Swedish Lapland and heading to Tokyo. For me, working hard means fishing hard and playing…

Håkan Stenlund
6 min Read
It’s All Home Water: Steelhead Green

Photo Essay: Waiting for the Wild on Oregon’s North Coast

Steve Duda
2 min Read
It’s All Home Water: Oregon Steelhead

Feature: Squeaky Wheels, Wild Fish and Carrot Sticks

Steve Duda
10 min Read
Power Shift on the Columbia

After a century of conflict on the Columbia between salmon and dams, the fates of these two iconic energy systems are now intertwined.

Jim Norton
7 min Read
Paddling Past The Graveyard

An intimate canoe trip through The Boundary Waters with Nathaniel Riverhorse Nakadate.

Nathaniel Riverhorse Nakadate
6 min Read
Finnish Breakthrough

How actor Jasper Pääkkönen advocates for wild fish.

Gregory Fitz
8 min Read
The Best Hatchery Is a Healthy River

We are killing what we love. The vast system of hatcheries and open-water fish farms we’ve built is an expression of our affection for cold-water fish—as food, as recreation, as commercial resource. And yet, despite our best intentions, these human-engineered attempts to make up for resource extraction, development and dam building—to somehow do better than…

Dylan Tomine
2 min Read
Home Pool, Sulphur Creek: Losing a Favorite Fishing Spot to Climate Change

When you lose your trout stream to climate change, where do you go to find yourself? It was late September and the creek ran clear and low out of the West Elks in southwestern Colorado. My favorite time of year: Through the V of the ravine upstream I could see the shoulders of Mount Gunnison…

Peter Heller
7 min Read
  • The Best Hatchery is a Healthy River

    Many populations of wild salmon have been driven to the brink of extinction. Hatcheries and fish farms promised an easy fix, but there’s good reason to believe that domesticated fish have only hastened the demise of their wild cousins.

    Down the drain. Hatchery salmon are dumped into the San Francisco Bay, California.
    Ben Moon
  • Patagonia Action Works

    It’s All Home Water.

    As anglers, we believe it’s our duty to stand for the waters we stand in and fight for a fishable future. That fight requires inspiration, dedication and a love of wild fish and wild waters. It requires real people doing real work. It requires you.

    Bristol Bay’s Alagnak River weaves its way into Kvichak Bay, about 17 miles from the Pacific Ocean. On a clear summer day, schools of spawning sockeye are visible from a thousand feet above the river.
    Ben Knight
Popular searches