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By: High Country Flies  09-12-2011
Keywords: Fly Fishing


High Country Flies and Jack Dennis Sports Present:

CONNECT by Confluence Films

Where: National Museum of Wildlife Art in Jackson

CONNECT introduces a number of new locations, exotic species, and compelling characters that epitomize and exemplify the sport of fly fishing. Shot on location in Japan, Yellowstone National Park, the Yukon Drainage of Alaska, the flats of Cuba, the coast of Maine, and in the wilds of Tanzania, Africa, this feature-length movie will once again transport viewers around the world in search of new waters and exhilarating travel experiences. CONNECT features well-known anglers Greg Vincent, Jeff Currier, Jimmy Bartschi, Craig Mathews, Masa Katsumata, Brian Porter, and Captain Eric Wallace, and more than a dozen different fish species, both freshwater and saltwater.

As with DRIFT and RISE before, the cinematography, sound, and feel of CONNECT come together in a visual masterpiece that promises to re-set the bar for fly fishing films.

Pre-Screening Event: Please join us for a limited attendance, pre-screening recpetion with renowned angler and Connect star, Jeff Currier and ‘Connect’ cinematographer, Chris Patterson. Enjoy drinks and appetizers before sittting down to enjoy Connect. Pre-screening reception starts at 6:30 pm and the National Wildlife Museum of Art.


We are pleased to announce that in November of 2011, High Country Flies will be moving into the Jack Dennis Sports location at 50 E. Broadway, in downtown Jackson.  This merger represents a great opportunity to bring together the knowledge and talents of two of the top fly fishing operations in the area, representing more than 100 years of combined knowledge under one roof. The new team will consist of the following Jackson Hole fishing experts:

Howard Cole (Spey/steelhead guru)

Brad Schwarm (Henry’s Fork and Flat Creek specialist, professional photographer)

Bruce Smithhammer (guide, destination travel expert, contributing editor to The Drake and contributor to Angling Trade, Fly Rod and Reel, Fly Fish Journal and others)

Scott Sanchez (professional fly tyer, author, columnist for American Angler, long time Scott Rods pro-staff and recipient of the Federation of Fly Fishers Buz Busek award for fly tying contributions).

Backing up this crew up will be Bob Cannella, Will O’Meara, Hunter Huemann, Clint Hartsfield and Maggie Jordan for an unbeatable fly fishing team.  We look forward to continuing to provide the excellent service and advice you’ve come to expect from us.

9.6.11 – On Sale Now

- Remaining stock of Sage TCX and Z-Axis rods – 25% off.

- Rod cases by Dan Bailey’s, Sage, BW Sports, Ross and Scientific Anglers -  25% off.

- Wooden-frame fishing nets by Frabill - 30% off.

We are happy to ship anywhere in the U.S.

Keywords: Fly Fishing