Ed Dentry of the Rocky Mountain News prints his views of this year's Fly Fishing Retailer Show. He points out the one thing that might actually help our sport grow:
The wisest also have figured out that price tags for the basics need to come down if the ancient sport is to continue recruiting newcomers - especially children.
It is gratifying to see that happen. An obvious trend at the show was the appearance of more quality fly rods, reels and combination sets priced for modest budgets.
He also makes points out some of his favorite items from the show.