COMMUNITY

With the help of our rods, you can connect with nature, friends and family — all through a simple cast.

Category: Power to the Angler

“The Best Rods Nobody Talks About!”

Featured Post

“The Best Rods Nobody Talks About!”

Editor’s Note: This week, we turn to TFO Ambassador Burnie Haney for a few tips on fishing for late-fall smallmouth bass. Enjoy. When the water drops below 50 degrees, it’s the best time to down-size...
Read More

A Few Tips for the Hearty Smallmouth Bass Angler

Editor’s Note: This week, we turn to TFO Ambassador Burnie Haney for a few tips on fishing for late-fall smallmouth bass. Enjoy. When the water drops below 50 degrees, it’s the best time to down-size your presentation for consistent rod action throughout the day. In central and northern New York, our...

Things to Know Before Your Guided Fishing Trip

Fly
I’ve taken dozens of guided fishing trips – from as far west as Montana to as far south as the Virgin Islands. Most of the trips have been good. A few, have not. I have guided and been guided, so I’ve been on both sides of the skiff. I’ve worked...

TFO Ambassador Tucker Smith Basking in the Glow of a Championship Run

TFO Ambassador Tucker Smith helped Briarwood Christian win the 2018 Mossy Oak Bassmaster High School National Championship this past summer. The Birmingham, Ala. resident joined with Briarwood Christian teammate Grayson Morris to prevail in the prestigious Paris, Tenn. event. Smith chatted with TFO blog editor Mike Hodge about his championship...

Rod Repair 101: The Basics of TFO’s Warranty Program

Fly
TFO has offered the same no-fault lifetime warranty on all its fishing rods since being founded in 1995. Today, the warranty program is a core part of our business and an area that we’re constantly working to improve, so that it represents another value-based reason to be a TFO angler....

The Axiom II Switch Steals the Show

Fly
As a college athlete, Nicholas Conklin celebrated the joy of victory. Nearly a half dozen years later, he realized of one of the fundamental tenets of human nature. Winning never gets old. It still feels good, regardless of the stage. It doesn’t matter whether you play lacrosse or whether you...