Daily Archives: May 22, 2022

Oregon State Slugger Uses Fly Fishing to Overcome Doubt

Oregon State Slugger Uses Fly Fishing to Overcome Doubt

Jacob Melton is one of the best hitters in all of PAC-12 college baseball, but even he isn’t immune to the self-doubt that comes with life. Luckily for Metlon, he was able to turn to fly fishing to deal with the fallout from an injury that sidelined him for Oregon State’s 2021 NCAA tournament run. You can read the rest…

Sunday Toona: Blackbird Edition – Moldy Chum

Sunday Toona: Blackbird Edition – Moldy Chum

In May of 2006, a like-minded posse formed. Reel Pure, a grassroots lifestyle fly fishing brand, and Moldy Chum, an industry intoxicated media channel, got into bed. And an irreverently serious voice was born. We appreciate every last follower and hope you enjoy the ride, If you’d like to chew the fat, shoot us a note at contact@moldychum.com. Source…

Ocean Bound Factory Fish – Moldy Chum

Ocean Bound Factory Fish – Moldy Chum

I prefer my steelhead wild. Every year, Idaho Fish and Game raises almost 5 million steelhead in the Magic Valley Region for stocking into Salmon River drainages. After rearing for 11 months in three Magic Valley hatcheries, they are then trucked to various stocking locations within the Salmon River drainages, where their journey to the Pacific Ocean begins. Over the…

Home Waters – Moldy Chum

Home Waters – Moldy Chum

My home waters A must-read from our friend Charlie Witek, spoiler alert below. All of us, who have taken our joy from the water, have a solemn obligation to pay it forward so that the good times don’t end with us.  We pay by respecting the resource, advocating for its health, and serving as mentors to others.  I’ve paid that debt as…