My Grandparents

A Dedication to Nona: Eternal Fly-Fishing

The other day, we lost a great fly fishing woman.  Leith Symington Griswold passed away at the ripe age of 97.  Leith had a spark for life, which radiated to all; her eternal love for the outdoors was undeniable.  It could be seen in the sparkle of her eyes and echoed in the stories of…

Patagonia Vibe

Patagonia Vibe: A Reserve of Life

‘In the Aysen region of Chilean Patagonia, the people still drink pure water out of rivers that tumble from glaciers through pristine temperate rainforests and spill into scenic fjords. A plethora of mini-climates and ecosystems give Chile’s forests the highest biological diversity among the world’s temperate rainforests. Settled by fishermen, ranchers and farmers only during the last century,…