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Fly Fishing Arizona and the World

 

Desertsportsman Hatch Premium Reels 2014

Video Blog #38

Desertsportsman Belize Fishing Trip 2014

Video Blog #37

Hatch Reels .... If you’ve been dreaming of a reel that has the look, feel and performance of a Ferrari, then look no further. Capable of running 9–12 weight lines, and your choice of mid or large arbor spools, this reel is one versatile hombre.  For more information on these products, log on to Desertsportsman.com

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We are proud to announce that we are going back to Belize in 2014 and we want you to join us! Check out our latest blog for more information or log on to www.desertsportsman.com.

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Trade-UP program 2014

Video Blog #36

Holiday Blog

Video Blog #35

Heather blogs about our trade in program.  Watch the video for all the information.   For more information on products and seminars, log on to desertsportsman.com

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Heather blogs about gift ideas...please call the store for details. Don't forget to check us out on Facebook and look for information on upcoming trips & events. Desert Sportsman Gift Cards make the perfect gift and are available in any amount. For more information on products and seminars, log on to desertsportsman.com

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Black Friday/Holiday Blog

Video Blog #36

Kyle and Kirk Blog

Video Blog #35

 

Its almost time for Black Friday... Only a little over a month left till Christmas & tons of new products are arriving daily. Its our 10th Anniversary Black Friday sale...please call the store for details. Don't forget to check us out on Facebook and look for information on upcoming trips & events. Desert Sportsman Gift Cards make the perfect gift and are available in any amount. For more information on products and seminars, log on to desertsportsman.com

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Heather talks about her trip north with Kyle and recaps Kirk's fly tying blogs.  For more information on products and seminars, log on to desertsportsman.com

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Fall Recap Blog

Video Blog #34

Wordpress Update 2013

Video Blog #33

Heather recaps the year and talks about upcoming events at Desertsportsman. For more information on products and seminars, log on to desertsportsman.com

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Desertsportsman has added a Wordpress site to its social media. Kyle shows us on the site where we can get even more updates on gear and blogs. For more information on this blog log on to Desertsportsman.com.

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Nomads of the Sea/ Fathers Day 2013

Video Blog #32

Redington Form Fly Practice Rod

Video Blog #31

Join us at the shop this Thursday night for the Nomads of the Sea experience.

June 6, 2013

Cocktails and Hors Deouvres & Presentation

5:30pm-7:30pm

Desert Sportsman

10050 N. Scottsdale Road

Scottsdale, AZ 85253

(Scottsdale RD and Shea)

Access the storied rivers of Patagonia via helicopter on the ultimate fly-fishing adventure from Nomads of the seas. Learn more about this unique opportunity with Kyle Bourassa.

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Kirk shows off our newest product, the Redington form fly practice rod. Perfect for beginners and veteran fly casters.....This rod is also perfect for the angler on the go as its perfect for traveling. For more information on these and other products, contact us at desertsportsman.com.

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Sage Technical Back Pack Review 2013

Video Blog #30

Simms Exstream Jacket Review 2013

Video Blog #29

Chris shows us the newest products that are IN stock from Sage. The technical backpack and the technical large waist pack. For more information on these and other products, log on to desertsportsman.com

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John Sherman of Simms talks about the new Simms exstream jacket for 2013. For more information on these and other products, log on to DesertSportsman.com.

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DesertSportsman Expo Dave Brown Outfitters 2013

Video Blog #28

DesertSportsman Expo Abel Review 2013

Video Blog #27

Dave Brown of Dave Brown Outfitters talks about the new events for 2013.  For more information on these and other products, log on to DesertSportsman.com.

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David Dragoo from Abel shows the new products for 2013 at DesertSportsman's Expo.  For more information on these and many more products, go to www.desertsportsman.com

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Simms Slick Jacket Review 2013

Video Blog #26

Simms G4 Wader Review 2013

Video Blog #25

John Sherman of Simms talks about the new Simms Slick Jacket for 2013. For more information on these and other products, log on to DesertSportsman.com.

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John Sherman of Simms talks about the new Simms G4 Waders for 2013. For more information on these and other products, log on to DesertSportsman.com.

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Lake Mary Flagstaff, AZ Pike Fishing

Video Blog #24

Simms Montana Wool Tech Top 2013 Review

Video Blog #23

Fishing Upper Lake Mary in Flagstaff. Fishing with umpqua swimming frogs, and whistlers. Catching pike on the fly !!!

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John Sherman of Simms talks about the new Simms Montana Wool Tech Top for 2013.  For more information on these and other products, log on to DesertSportsman.com

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Simms Axis Hoodie Review 2013

Video Blog #22

Fly Tying is here...

Video Blog #21

John Sherman of Simms stopped Desertsportsman to showcase some of the new products for 2013

For more information on these and other products, log on to DesertSportsman.com.

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Fly time is in at Desertsportsman.... Kyle shows us some of the newest products for fly fishing tying.  Remember to LIKE us on FACEBOOK to win this fridays drawing.

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Redington Topo Outfit FACEBOOK Give A Way

Video Blog #20

Solarflex Shirts & Simms Waders 2013

Video Blog #19

This is your chance to win a brand new Redington Topo Outfit. Here is how you enter. You must LIKE Desert Sportsmans FACEBOOK page, You must LIKE this post and You must SHARE this post on your wall. One lucky person will be randomly selected at the end of the month. Good Luck! For more information on these or any other products, call us or log on to desertsportsman.com.

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Kyle discuss the new Simms' Solarflex shirts now in stock. COR3 UV-fabric..... in store with Desertsportsman logos or without. Our new selection of Simms waders is now available. For more information on these or any other products, call us or log on to desertsportsman.com.

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Fly Tying 2013

Video Blog #18

Gifts under $50.00

Video Blog #17

Kirk  introduces the new changes for 2013. Our new fly tying room and classes. New products arriving daily. For more information on any products log on to DesertSportsman.com.

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Kirk highlights some last minute holiday gift ideas from DesertSportsman. Gifts under $50 dollars. Special Holiday hours thru the twenty third. Stop by for great gift ideas for the angler in your life.

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Lees Ferry, What to Pack

Video Blog # 15

Desertsportsman holiday promotion give a way

Video Blog # 16

Kyle tell us what to bring on our upcoming trip to Lees Ferry. Starting with what products and what to expect on the water.

DATES: November 16-18th 2012

COST: $550.00 Per Person

FISHING: 17th and 18th

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Kyle discuss the holiday promotion this year at Desert Sportsman.  For every $100 you spend in the store, your will receive 1 ticket to be entered into our drawing to win a Sage One fly fishing rod ( Model 590-4 ), a Galvan reel and Flyline.Stop by to see all the holiday specials.Click the play button for more information

Saltwater Rigging Tutorial

Video Blog # 13

Nymph rig for fishing Lees Ferry

Video Blog # 14

Kyle demonstrates how to rig for saltwater fishing. From loops to knots Kyle will walk you thru the rigging from beginning to end. For more information on these services and products call us at 480-368-9280

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Kirk, shows you how to set up a nymph rig for fishing Lees Ferry. For information on these products and more tutorials , call us at 480-368-9280

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Sage Approach Fly Rod

Video Blog # 11

New T-Shirts Men's & Women's

Video Blog # 12

Heather and Kirk discuss the new Sage Approach. The Sage Approach 9' 6 weight is a great rod for big rivers, not a big budget. Cast big dries with ease or bang the bank with a double streamer rig. The 9' 6 weight approach will do it all.

Specifications:

Line Size: 6

Rod Length: 9'

Sections: 4

Weight: 3 9/16 oz.

Handle: Cigar

Reel Seat: Uplocking with wood reel seat

Action: Medium

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Heather blogs about our newest t-shirts.  Mens and women's. assorted colors and various sizes.  For more information on these and other products here at DesertSportsman, call us at 480-368-9280

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Simms Dry Creek Rolltop BackPack

Video Blog # 9

Fish Pond 2013 Products

Video Blog # 10

This week's blog is from Canyon Creek. Also Heather talks about the DRY CREEK® ROLLTOP BACKPACK.

Water-tight roll-top with side buckle closure. Fully adjustable aeromesh padded shoulder straps and lumbar back support. Removable side rod holder straps. Small bifurcated internal pocket. Convenient carrier loop. Excellent system when combined with Dry Creek™ Chest Packs.

Our DP uses this bag in and around the water...... WE RECOMMEND THIS BAG!

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This week Heather gives the weekly fishing report to home town celebrity chef Michael DeMaria. One of our favorite clients at DesertSportsman. Dale Hightower from FishPond stops by to showcase some of their newest products for 2013. Stay tuned to see more 2013 products showcased here at DesertSportsman.com from some of our vendors.

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Meet Heather Taylor "DS Product Specialist"Video Blog # 7

Women's Simms Waders

Video Blog # 8

Heather Taylor who is our product specialist.  Heather will give the latest fishing reports and show our newest products.

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Were off to Canyon Creek in Northern Arizona!! Heather Taylor who is our product specialist highlights the new Women's Sims Waders. Built from GORE-TEX®. Patented front/back leg seam construction liquidates leak potential, while 3- and 5- layer GORE-TEX® Pro Shell Technology provides an ultra long-lasting fit so you can spend more time focused on fishing, and leave the sitting on the rocks reading books to significant others who can’t fish.

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Filsons Bags

Video Blog # 5

Desertsportsman Tour

Video Blog # 6

Chris shows off his favorite Filson's bags. Field bags, totes, computer carriers and briefcases are distinctive, durable, and designed to last a lifetime. Whether you travel for business or pleasure, in the air or in the field – Filson bags are ready to go with you.

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Kyle shows off the shop CRIBS style.  Follow Kyle as he shows Desertsportsman.

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Simms wet wading support

Video Blog # 3

ABEL Switch reel in matte TRIBAL finish

Video Blog # 4

Simms wet wading support. Christipher takes you thru the complete summer solutions to a more comfortable experience.

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Buff Headwear. Kyle shows you his must have accessory for every fishing trip. Multifunctional headwear for all - season.

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Patagonia Rock Grip Wading Boot

 Video Blog #2

SAGE 1 Rod

Video Blog #1

Patagonia Rock Grip Wading Boot- Aluminum Bar.  Christopher shows you how this bar mounted sole provides ultimate traction in wading conditions.

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Sage Rods, chosen with a very specific purpose in mind. Kyle shows you the current rods in our latest video blog.

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