Montana Revisited

Our family cabin in southwestern Montana was the chosen venue for the 33rd “summit,” an annual reunion of my five college roommates. A far cry from the urban sanctuaries and beach venues that have hosted prior summits, I had a hunch that the “last great place” would resonate with my friends and that endless vistas

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Top Five Reasons to Book Patagonia

1. Weather – You are fishing when others are shoveling snow – It’s winter in North America, but it’s warm and sunny in Patagonia. The leaves on the trees are green, the flowers are blooming, and the mayflies are hatching. Leave the icy roads and sidewalks behind and go fishing. 2. Culinary – The lodges

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Alaska Meets the Tropics

I stepped outside of the baggage claim door at 11 p.m. on August 13 in Anchorage. A blast of warm air unexpectedly hit me. I didn’t expect it at that time of the evening. I was looking forward to a rest after long travel and always welcome a pre-fish rest day or two in Anchorage

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