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Beer & Beaver Tales

GROF Product Review: The Sage X

September 6, 2016

Sage has done it again with the recently introduced X.  The latest in Sage’s line up promises to be a winner and may be the best fly rod they have ever produced.  Now this is just one anglers review but the X is a completely different feel from anything that Sage has done in a long […]

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The Value in Fly Rods

July 7, 2015

Can a more expensive fly rod make you a better fisherman?  The answer is, “yes”…and “no”.  We all know guys that can both cast very well and get the job done fishing.  We also know guys that aren’t the best casters but catch fish like hell, and those that cast like a pro but catch […]

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Practice Makes Perfect

July 2, 2015

  Golfers hit balls at the driving range to loosen up or work on their game.  Baseball players do the same in batting cages.  I played ball until I was 35 and even in the ol’ beer league, I would spend a few hours hitting balls out of a machine just to get back into […]

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Ontario Fly Fishing Guides Secrets to Success

June 18, 2015

Being Safe and Comfortable in the Heat With July approaching, we are reminded of how important it is to react to the coming heat by covering up while practicing outdoor activities.  For most people on most days, a quality sunblock is sufficient but ask any landscaper, surveyor or fishing guide that works under these conditions […]

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Grand River Outfitting Product Review: Redington Classic Trout Rods.

May 31, 2015

There seems to be bit of a resurrection of vintage actions in the fly rod world which adds to the idea that much of the industry has gone full circle.  If you look at just about any magazine article in any current publication, much of it is the same stuff that many of us did […]

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