AZ Wanderings

Arizona Wanderings meets Fat Guy Fly Fishing


It was a brisk morning when I rolled up to the Burger King in Sedona, AZ to meet Alex Landeen, one of the guys over at Fat Guy Fly Fishing. It had been a long time in the making, but the stars had finally aligned for us to meet up and throw some flies to […]

Book Report: Whole Larder Love


My buddy Rohan Anderson from Whole Larder Love has recently released his new book of the same name. Rohan lives on a small farm in Victoria, Australia growing, harvesting, fishing, and hunting for his next meal. His passion/obsession with cooking is awe-inspiring and shines through his book. In his writing, Rohan shares some of his […]

Arizona Fly Fishing: Oak Creek


These photos are from a week or so ago on a day when I was able to steal away to Oak Creek. It is not often that I fish by myself these days, as I enjoy the company and it makes it much more affordable to split gas to drive to the high country. I […]

Wall of Fame: Pheasant Hunting


It is always cool to see where Arizona Wanderings’ shirts pop up. Many thanks to Mario for sending over this photo after I saw it on Instagram. Thanks for the support Mario. A few co-workers and I planned a day for some team building at Hunters Creek Club in Metamora, MI.  We spent the day […]

Arizona Fly Fishing: New country


Saturday was a very fine day of fly fishing in Arizona with a good buddy. With mornings being colder, we started late and were on the water by 9. Fish started coming throughout the day on mini-hoppers and parachute Adams, although bigger streamers did the trick later on in the day. Tough to ask for […]

Rambling Review – Mountainsmith Day TLS Lumbar Pack


Rambling Review – Mountainsmith Day TLS Lumbar Pack Why: As most outdoorsman do, I am constantly tinkering with different bags/vests/ packs that I take into the field in search of that perfect system to carry all the “neccessary” gear for the day. Although I’ve tried and still utalize different bags for different situations, I have been […]

Arizona Fly Fishing: A solo day on the water


I ventured out alone which is something I have not done in a while. I was in need of a little soul searching anyway, so it worked out just fine. The mornings have been very cold in the canyons as the mid-fall sun only spends a bit of time warming the water. I opted for […]