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Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays to all of our customers, readers, friends and families!

Fishing in December - Happy Holidays

We’ve been hunkering down a bit lately, due to inventory shortages, but will be introducing some more shirts, hats, and new waterproof products in 2014.  Long lead times, factory backups, and high sales demand put us out of stock on most sizes and way behind on getting the most popular sizes back in. Look for new shirts and hats in January, and waders and more coming in March/April.

A huge thank you to everyone for your patronage, and for following DRYFT Fishing gear as we continue to grow and expand. Happy Holidays to all!

Psssst, S13 CHSR Large-Long and Extra-Large are still in stock. So for all you big guys out there, take a peek as they are on sale for $179 until we get more sizes back in stock.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Black Friday Sales Event

Black Friday Sales Event - DRYFT waders and hats

20% off all hats.
20% off select waders.*
Free sticker pack with every order.
Free shipping.

Now through December 2nd, receive 20% off all DRYFT hats and DRYFT waders, and get a free sticker pack with your order! All orders ship free.

Shop now

Offer valid 11/22/13-12/2/13.
*20% off sizes LL and XL reflected in sale price discount. No code required, valid 11/22/13-12/2/13. More inventory & sizes available Spring 2014.

Musky fishing – 5 Steps to Addiction

Musky fishing  agenda, Step 1: learn how to cast the size huge flies needed to successfully catch a musky. Outcome: Fail.

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Paying the price in blood.

Step 2: After paying the price in blood, this low 30″ fish came out to play. Small for a musky, but still a big mean looking fish. Keep your hands away from those jaws. Outcome: Great Success! Big thanks to the Warmwater Rambler guide service for putting us on the fish.

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Small by Musky standards, bit by most anything else.

Don't bite me.

Don’t bite m

Step 3: Lose a monsterous beast with a gaping maw like an alligator. This is what the angler and the guide look like after losing a possibly 50″ fish. How was it lost? The beast bit straight through 80 pound flourocarbon. Sounds hard to believe, but it happened.

I just lost a 50 inch musky face

I just lost a 50 inch musky face

Step 4: Finally figure out how to cast without hooking your friend.

Rainstorm casting

Rainstorm casting

Step 5: On day 2, get on the water at 5:30am and touch nary a fish all day. That’s Musky fishing.  Musky fishing is hard. There is no other way to put it. And now we see how the addiction begins – always looking for that bigger, better fish.

5am

5am

 

Look at those teeth.

Look at those teeth. Dave, the “Warmwater Rambler” is the man.

Dixie Cup musky popper

Dixie Cup musky popper

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Getting ready.

 

DRYFT Waders review – Fly product review on TLTFF blog

Check out this new DRYFT Waders review of our S13 Adrenaline waders on the TLTFF blog. Read the full review here.

…I have fished these waders for 4 months and have been completely satisfied with the results.  I have taken a few spills on rocks, and they have held up nicely.  The true fit of the Adrenaline waders makes the time in the water easy.  There is minimal “ballooning” in the legs because of the contoured fit while still allowing for free range of motion and movement.  The suspender system fits comfortably, and when properly adjusted, allows the top of the waders to sit high on your torso…

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DRYFT Waders Instagram photo contest winners

First place winnings from the DRYFT Waders Instagram #DRYFTculture contest go to @Rolski_ for his pretty steelface photo.

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Runner up goes to @clarissa1639 for her nice ‘humpy season’ submission. Fishing, beer, and bikinis. You can’t really go wrong with that combination.

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Follow us on Instagram for a steady stream of fish porn, for more upcoming contests and for other cool stuff. #DRYFTculture