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Learn about local Fly Fisherman, Hunter, and Businesman Eric Olson, GM Whitney Peak Hotel! Eric brings good things to both the business world in Reno and finds the time to contribute to our local Fishing, Hunting, and Conservation scene...not to mention he has a great lead on a breakfast burrito that legends are made of.
TAPED INSIDE A LUXURIOUS SUITE AT WHITNEY PEAK HOTEL IN RENO, NV
We sit down with Chris Sega of TNC Nevada and learn about the restoration of the Eastern Truckee River, Bear Cub Sized Trout...and his favorite Burrito of all time. This is a podcast full of excellent information, you don't want to miss it!
TAPED INSIDE THE HISTORIC McCARRAN RANCH HOUSE ALONG THE TRUCKEE RIVER IN NEVADA
Meet Casey Gipson of Infinity Fly Outfitters of Reno, NV. Casey is the only Orvis endorsed guide outfit in Nevada, and is a leader in the LCT game on Pyramid Lake.
TAPED AT THE HISTORIC LOUIS BASQUE CORNER RESTAURANT IN RENO,NV!
From running a Salmon fishing boat operation in Bristol Bay, Alaska to Director of Marketing for the Reno Local Food Group, Local Fly Fisherman/Sea Captain/Businessman Brennan Best Has tales to tell!
TAPED AT LIBERTY FOOD AND WINE EXCHANGE IN RENO,NV!
In this episode we chat with Taylor Brune. Taylor has been fly fishing the Truckee River for many years, and on his own terms. We also discuss the new eastern Truckee River regulations set in place by NDOW. If you have been wondering how to approach the Truckee and be successful, this is great listening experience!
Recorded outside and onsite at the McCarran Ranch Preserve Amphitheater, thank you to the Nature Conservancy of Nevada for the time and space at this wonderful location!
In this episode we meet Anton Novak of Rounds Bakery. Anton is a pillar, icon, and leader in the Reno business scape, and his contribution to the growth of Reno is undeniable. Anton has a very rich and colorful past in Aviation that ultimately led him to Reno, and his formula for success is as he puts it "by not riding on the back of the community, but rather building WITH the community". Learn how he went from flying around the world to establishing Rounds Bakery as the premier bakery and food service provider in Reno in this great episode.
Recorded on premise at Rounds Bakery in Reno, NV
This is our first international podcast, and we are so excited that Wes and Jen of You Fish Scotland are a part of it. This is going to be a podcast that will bring you to the roots of fly fishing, and you will hear stories steeped in tradition and full of customs and courtesies that are for the most part absent in our Fly Fishing culture in the United States. Not to mention that the gamefish they are hooking into are legendary...Atlantic Salmon, Sea Trout, Wild Brown's, Arctic Graylings and more, So set a fire in the camping ring or fireplace and get ready to sit back and take in this incredible podcast trip to Scotland!
RECORDED LIVE AT THE HIVE IN RENO,NV
Meet Sam Sedillo of Trout Unlimited. Sam is TU's secret weapon in ensuring that Trout in California and Nevada have a safe and robust living conditions, and not to mention he is one heck of a Jedi with a fly rod. This is a great episode that will have you ready to jump up and help save your local river, stream, or watershed! Oh, and we dive into Burritos like we never have before....get ready for this one!
RECORDED ON LOCATION AT THE FAMOUS LOUIS BASQUE CORNER IN RENO, NEVADA!
In this episode we sit down with Matt Heron of Matt Heron Fly Fishing. Matt is very well known on both local and international waters and has been a leader in promoting fly fishing as a passion, art, and means of promoting a better way of life for those less fortunate. You will hear everything ranging from his work with Cast Hope, his guiding outfit, and all the way to his infamous WWE takedown of a monster Brown Trout. This is a great podcast you will not want to miss!
RECORDED AT THE CEDAR HOUSE SPORT HOTEL IN TRUCKEE, CA
Bishop, Ca Based Rick Saez of the Outdoor Biz Podcast has brought exceptional podcasts to the outdoor industry. On top of that he has been very helpful in helping us grow the BBF podcast, so in this episode we get to know the man that sits in the magic podcast studio deep within the realm of the Eastern Sierras! This is our first podcast during the COVID -19 Crisis, so we actually connected via shortwave radio to practice social distancing (not really, but our alternative means of communication doesn't detract from the awesomeness of this podcast!).
RECORDED SIMULTANEOUSLY IN BISHOP, CA AND VERDI, NV
In this episode we unravel the mystery behind the Legendary Bodie Monroe. Bodie is a local Truckee River legend in his own right who has contributed heavily to the future of the Truckee River. From assuming an almost decade long leadership role with Trout Unlimited as well as to leading youth activities in the City of Reno, Bodie is always giving back and making our area a wonderful place to live, work and play. Not to mention his affinity for snacks in the field made me feel not so alone....no longer do I feel like I am the only one who loves devouring Kipper Snacks when on the river!
RECORDED AT THE HIVE IN RENO, NV!
Strange things happen when out fly fishing, and this is a story of one such event of us barely making it out alive.
RECORDED IN THE MOBILE SHADOWBAGO
We sit down with Fly Fishing Industry professional and Moonlight Madness Champion Anthony Gulisano and have a candid conversation about the current situation on our local river (and rivers abroad) and also discuss best practices about how to best approach highly trafficked rivers, etiquette, and just basic courtesy. Oh, and of course we lighten it up with some culinary indulgence into the burrito culture of the eastern and western United States...AND talk about mousing for big browns. This is a great listen!
RECORDED AT THE HISTORIC LOUIS BASQUE CORNER IN RENO, NV!
We have been waiting to do this one for a while, and as luck would have it the stars aligned to make it happen! This is a rare glimpse of the man behind the Legendary Adamsbuilt Fishing Company. The Adamsbuilt foundation is built on a legacy that will never be duplicated, and Mont's passion for fly fishing is reflected in what he brings to the table with a great product line that all anglers can benefit from. Sit back and listen as we discuss international travel (Business and Fly Fishing!) and also hear about some pretty awesome international culinary experiences Mont has endured. This is a great one!
RECORDED AT THE ADAMSBUILT FISHING HEADQUARTERS IN FALLON, NEVADA!
The iconic Pyramid Lake is open and the Bearfish Crew holds a round table to discuss the success of the opener and also the challenges that anglers are facing amidst the Covid-19 situation. We are stoked to have our own Executive Director of Operations, Jeff Taylor, join us as he tells a bit about himself and his fly fishing background and his variant of his favorite burrito! Other topics discussed are the Derby Dam fish gate, the future of the Lahontan Cutthroat Trout in the Truckee River, and even the prospect of our very own Ben "The Big Kahuna" King surfing the breaks at Pyramid. This is a fun podcast that you will be glad you listened too.
RECORDED LIVE AT BEARFISH HEADQUARTERS IN RENO, NV!
Mise En Place is a french culinary term for "everything in its place", and in this podcast we shed light on this terminology. Our special guest is Chef Dave Preston who has many achievements to his name and those include things such as Food Judge at the Bocuse d'or (The FINEST food competition in the world), a fellow with the American Academy of Chefs, and of course host of the radio program "Weekend Magazine" on KKOH radio in Reno, Nevada. Dave walks us through his culinary adventures and also leaves us with some simple yet elegant ways to prepare wild game fish...plus his stories of eating different fish from around the world and dining in Michelin rated restaurants is something you will want to hear! Buon Appetito with the Guru of the Good Life!
RECORDED LIVE AT BELLA ITALIA RESTAURANT IN SOUTH RENO, NEVADA!
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