Largemouth - Paluxy River
I picked up a fly rod at the age of 10 and have never been able to put it down. Fly tying started shortly after and I have been chasing fish all over the US and Mexico. I now own a small fly tying company as well as run guided trips. My favorite area to fish is the Bitteroot River in Missoula, MT and my favorite species to target is Redfish in the Texas Gulf.
13 reviews averaging 5.0 stars
CategoryFly Fishing Expert
Favorite beerDirt Church IPA
Home townFort Worth, TX
Favorite cocktailOld Fashion
5 / 5 stars
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Marshall the GOAT!!
Marshall was super helpful and pointed me in the right direction for everything I needed to start fly fishing. He was highly responsive and made great recommendations specific to my area; never trying to upsell me at all. He helped save me hours of researching for the perfect gear. If I ever have questions I’ll definitely go to him. Thanks!
Verified Review | Submitted on Feb 23, 2022
Marshall was super helpful!
I was debating between several rods and marshal steered me in the right direction. Super happy!
Verified Review | Submitted on Jul 23, 2022
Enthusiastic about this sport
Marshall is very willing to go the extra mile to fit you with the right gear to ensure enjoyment of the sport.
Verified Review | Submitted on May 26, 2022
Very responsive, knows his stuff. And answered a ton of dumb questions to get me my gear!
Verified Review | Submitted on Aug 10, 2022
Ed's experience with Marshall
Paying for a loaded reel and not receiving such isn’t good. I do appreciate the steps taken to rectify the situation
Verified Review | Submitted on Jul 8, 2022
Orvis Super Magnifiers · 4x
Umpqua Swimming Baitfish Shad
Umpqua LiL Kim Fly · 4 · Copper
Clouser Minnow Flies
J's experience with Marshall
Marshall was knowledgeable & was able to help me decide in specific fly lines. Awesome experience. Marshall rocks!
Verified Review | Submitted on May 31, 2022
Rio Freshwater Sink Tip Series Intouch Versitip II Fly Line · WF · 8wt · Floating · Straw - Light Green
Rio Specialty Series Premier Outbound Short Fly Line · WF · 7 wt · Float/Hover/Intermediate · Clear-Moss-Ivory
Rio Freshwater Specialty Series Elite Predator · WF · 7wt · Floating · Olive - Yellow - Beige
Trey's experience with Marshall
It was satisfying
Verified Review | Submitted on Jul 13, 2022
Tacky Daypack Fly Box - 2X
Jesse's experience with Marshall
Very helpful and low stress
Verified Review | Submitted on Jun 16, 2022
Keith's experience with Marshall
Good customer service
Verified Review | Submitted on Jun 28, 2022
Jorge's experience with Marshall
Verified Review | Submitted on Aug 1, 2022
5.0 from 13 reviews
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