✨Big Announcement!✨ We are excited to share with you that FisheWear and @womens_flyfishing are becoming sister companies! That’s right, Fishe founder and owner, Linda Leary, started the new year by purchasing Women’s Flyfishing from Pudge! Best wishes to Pudge as she enjoys her retirement! You can read more on our website blog, using the link in our bio. #fishewear . . #womensflyfishing #flyfishingwomen #girlswhoflyfish #flyfishinggirl #flyfishing #womanentrepreneur #gonefishing #fishingfashion
Last week our friends at FisheWear® announced that the Anchorage based company acquired Women’s Flyfishing™ from Pudge Kleinkauf. Pudge is retiring after more than 30 years in the fly fishing industry.
If you live in the Valley and drive the Glenn Highway outside of Palmer, you’ve probably seen Pudge teaching groups of students how to fly fish from a float tube near the bridge between Kepler and Bradley Lakes. Maybe you ran into her on Montana Creek introducing new anglers to fly fishing on moving water. You may have even spoke with her at the author’s booth or attended one of her many presentations at the Mat-Su Outdoorsman Show.
While Pudge may not be guiding anymore, we’re glad to hear she’ll continue contributing to the sport through her writing.
Here’s Pudge sharing how she started in the sport and why she loves it so much. Continue reading “FisheWear purchases Women’s Flyfishing, Pudge retires”