Kidnapped.

On July 15, 1984, Kari Swenson, an Olympic biathlete was kidnapped and shot in the mountains near Big Sky Ski Resort and a member of her search party was murdered. You can read a summary here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kari_Swenson and here: (copy/paste in your...

Sage Fly Rod History Chart

Sage 790RP Graphite II, circa 1983. Fly rods are personal…when you find one that suits you and casts just right, get two of them because that model will be discontinued and replaced by something “newer and better” (according to the manufacturer)....

Russell Chatham

“God damn it, I had paid, and paid big, to keep those bastards at bay. I let out a big whoop, in celebration and then deliberately made the longest cast I’d ever made, …which converted into another salmon in the air and then on the bank.”...