The Barbless.co Fly Fishing Podcast is focused on the sport and culture of fly fishing. The show covers fly fishing, guiding, travel, sports, parenting, boating, music, and all things surrounding the Fly Fishing Industry and Culture
Join world renowned guide, fly tier, writer, and fly fishing innovator Hogan Brown as he shares episodes with various hosts and special guests from around the country to talk fly fishing, and the culture of our sport.
Laugh and learn. Know better, fish better - learn more at www.hgbflyfishing.com or follow on Instagram @hgbflyfishing or @barbless.co
George Revel of Lost Coast Outfitters (SF) talks Bay Area Surf Fishing and running a fly shop in the City
George Revel grew up in Redding CA amongst the trout and steelhead rivers of Shasta County. Eventually relocating to San Francisco after high school and working in various fly shops in the city he decided to open his own shop, Lost Coast Outfitters, in the back of a small men's shop in SF. Now Lost Coast Outfitters is THE fly shop in San Francisco, a city with one of the richest fly fishing histories on the west coast. George has introduced a whole new generation of anglers to the beaches of the bay area and shown anglers that there MANY fishing opportunities within their own city and area that do not require hours of time in the car. Helping people get outdoors and fish locally has been a passion of Georges since the creation LCO.
Learn about the bay areas local surf and beach fisheries and how George re-introduced anglers to one of the most historic fisheries in Northern California, the beaches of the bay area.
Josh Schwartz World Famous Chef, Fly Angler, and Guide
Josh Schwartz would tell you humbly his job is to cook food for people... the reality is he is a Michelin Star Chef who cut his teeth at Bouley with Chef David Bouley and has worked, and helped start with Thomas Keller, the French Laundry, Bouchon Bistro, Bouchon Bakery, and Per Se and now is Executive Chef at Del Dotto Vineyards in Napa Valley. Combine this with a passion for fly fishing you have one unique and amazing fly fishing guide.
Ryan Williams... Bass Guide, Tournament Bass Angler, Fly Tier, and just one of the most innovative anglers around.
Ryan Williams is a pioneer of the Float'n Fly Game as a guide and this winter took a huge step, bringing the fly game to the conventional tournament bass trail by fishing in the Wild West Bass Tour. Learn how a fly angler adapts to conventional bass tournament fishing and comes out on top.
Jesse Haller ... Product Designer for Orvis, Ex Euro Nymphing addict, and Resident of Vermont
Hogan talks with Jesse Haller head product designer at Orvis about designing products, why euro nymphing is like crack, and coming supply chain issues and product shortages this season in the fly fishing industry.
Mike Schultz Mid West Smallmouth Master and Fly Shop Owner
Mike Schultz......Lovingly known as "Schultzy," is a pioneer in the mid west smallmouth game, starting as a guide and eventually opening his own fly shop and outfitting business. Opening a Fly Shop is no easy task, learn how Schultzy opened a fly shop and built a world class destination smallmouth fishery in the heart of the midwest where most anglers left to fish other places, now anglers from around the world travel to fish with Schultz Outfitters.
The passing of the torch... aka where have Chad and Nick been.
In this episode we get a proof of life from Chad and Nick and hear what they have been up to the last few months. Host Hogan Brown jumps on and talks the about the future of the Barbless podcast with Nick and Chad.
Stick em boys
These boys interviewed some great people. Tight lines fellas and keep the lines wet!
Interview Bob Norman from the Fall River. He has quiet a story about his life and about Fall River
Best fishing podcast!
By far my favorite podcast. Nick, Chad, and guests cover a great range of topics with humor. Keep up the good work!
WAS the Best Fly Fishing Podcast Around
This was the best fly fishing podcast around. You could always trust their constant production schedule of quality content – it seemed every time you were driving to go fish you could always trust to find a new weekly episode to play, not anymore. It’s been months since they’ve published, and the guest host Hogan Brown is no Chad Alderson