A Few More Pics From Bhutan

Bhutan is in the books.  Bhutan is number fifty in countries fished – 50 before 50! There are always a few pics that didn’t fit into the blog that must be shown.  Here they are and I’m now closing the book on Bhutan till my next trip there. The happy people of Bhutan...

Fly Fishing in Bhutan Begins

This morning was a three hour flight on Drukair from Bangkok to some city in India.  We stayed on the plane for the short layover then climbed up over the Himalayan Foothills more like a rocket ship than an Airbus 319 Jet.  We immediately saw several of the world’s...

The Long Journey to Bhutan

Mike Dawes and I are still en-route to Bhutan.  It’s a long haul.   So far it’s was the early drive from Victor to Jackson.  Then the flight from Jackson to SLC then to Portland to Tokyo and tonight we arrived in Bangkok at midnight.  It’s been 31 hours from home.  ...

Fly Fishing in Bhutan

Friend Mike Dawes and I are leaving for Bhutan in the morning.  We are going as consultants for the World Wildlife Fund.  We have a great assignment – fish the rivers of Bhutan to determine their suitability for fly fishing ecotourism.   Starting Saturday we will...

Day 7 – Do You Believe in Miracles!

Not a wink of sleep last night.  It was a full moon and I was constantly blowing my nose and coughing like a 70 year old chain smoker.  I’m absolutely wrecked.  I hadn’t been sick in three years but now twice in two months and both times on a killer fishing trip –...