Tag Archives: Annika Rod and Fly Learning Center

Bear visits Holden fly shop, tears down bird feeder

Don Corey is used to seeing wildlife around his rural Holden home — also the home of his business, the Annika Rod and Fly Learning Center. He has seen porcupines, raccoons, wild turkeys and other varied small critters over the years. A recent visitor, however, was quite a bit bigger than most … and hungrier […]

Fly-tying classes on tap in Holden, Columbia

If you’re a particularly avid fly fisher, there is open water in Maine where you’re allowed to fish year-round. If, that is, you’re willing to brave near-freezing water and more-than-numb toes in order to do so. For the rest of us, the winter months provide the perfect time to hone our fly-tying skills and fill […]