Name: Steve Gossage
Family: Wife and two sons
Home Town: Colorado Springs, Colorado
What you do for fun in addition to fishing: Tie flies.
Earliest fishing memory: Sinton's pond with my dad and uncle.
Favorite “Go to” flies for the South Platte: RS2, San Juan Worm, Thread Midges, Parachute Adams, Shot Glass Baetis
Technique you’re passionate about: Most people think I am the "Streamer Guy", which I do love throwing Streamers, don't get me wrong. But I truly love dry fly fishing. Much more technical casting involved.
Favorite “off the grid” fishing location: TOP SECRET!
Favorite fishing buddy: My boys.
More Random Stuff:
Who was your favorite celebrity as a child? Mickey Mantle. Yep I am old.
Favorite band/group growing up: Believe it or not….Earth, Wind and Fire
What type of pets do you have now or did you have growing up? Dogs and snakes
What is your greatest accomplishment? 33 years and counting of marriage
What is your favorite summer or winter drink? You mean besides beer, right?
When you go out to eat, what are you most likely to order? You mean besides beer right?
Where do you want to retire? Why? Maybe on the Western Slope (Colorado)
Who do you admire? My wife
What are you reading right now? The Bible
What is your real hair color? Can't remember
What sporting, musical or cultural event have you been to recently? Opening day at Coors field this year.
What attracted you to Angler’s Covey? Kent Brekke. One of the nicest people I have ever met.
If you could learn to do anything, what would it be? Play a musical instrument. Like a Guitar.
Don't miss this fun day with special fly fishing presentations, doorbuster deals, casting demonstrations, drawings and prizes and more!
Women's Fly Tying class series: Class 3, Advanced tying techniques, Dry flies