Doug Hartman is an accomplished fly fisherman with more than thirty-years of experience fishing in the Rocky Mountain west, Alaska and the Caribbean. He has a love for the outdoors, a passion for fly fishing and, equally important, more than twenty-five years fly tying experience. Doug excels at combining the tradition of fly fishing with new and innovative pattern designs. He is a certified guide and has introduced men and women of all ages, from elementary students to first-timer fishers in their sixties and every age in between, to this incredible sport. He says there are few things as gratifying as being on a river having a great day when someone comes over and asks him what he’s fishing with….and being able to share that new pattern with a fellow fly fisher.
Doug is the designer of a number of flies, including: