Introducing the 30+ UPF TROUT TECH Hooded Fishing Shirts

November 2020
Twin Bridges, Montana

These beautiful new ultralight and soft technical hooded fishing shirts are designed to hang untucked with a generous fit. Made with 100% performance water-wicking 30+ UPF (Ultraviolet Protection Factor) polyester fabric, these shirts are our most recent edition to our TROUT TECH Conservation accessories and are perfect for a sunny day on the water!


Winston Announces an Additional Four new TROUTGAITERS™

TROUTSCHOOL TROUTGAITERS:(Available Backgrounds:Peach,Light Green,Light Blue, Pink) (Fish by James Prosek)

The Winston Rod Company, leading manufacturer of premium trout and saltwater fly rods, located in Twin Bridges, Montana, today announced an additional four new TROUTGAITER designs under it’s flyfishing accessories program, bringing the total to nine new TROUTGAITER designs under its new accessories program this summer.According to Winston Customer Service Representative, Sawyer Keener, “These four ‘trout school’ designs are the culmination of the summer’s new TROUTGAITER program.They feature a beautiful tight repeating pattern of James Prosek’s paintings of brown, cutthroat and golden trout against a variety of light backgrounds from paintings specifically commissioned for us by James over the past two decades. The patterns used were inspired by James’ current Art,Artifact, Artifice exhibition at the Yale University Art Gallery ( in new Haven, CT. ”Winston now offers nine new TROUTGAITERS, six of which incorporate the artwork of James Prosek. As noted previously, Prosek donated the use of his artwork and, together with Winston and Bauer, we have donated to Trout Unlimited in Montana to support important local conservation initiatives.The new TROUTGAITERS are available for order now at Winston and Bauer dealers everywhere, and at and



The other New WINSTON TROUTGAITERS™available now are:

You’re Going to Need a Bigger Net

Golden Trout

You’re Going to Need a Bigger Net











The other New BAUER TROUTGAITERS™available now are:

Bauer Blue

Bauer Colorful Reels










To purchase any TROUTGAITER, contact your favorite Winston Dealer or Purchase directly from

TROUTGAITERSTM, are intended to be used primarily as neck gaiters. Like many neck gaiters, they are not intended to replace medical grade respirator masks, or other masks, to prevent the transmission of illnesses.

Winston Announces Next Additions to the New TROUTGAITER™ Collection

July 2020
Twin Bridges, MT

The Winston Rod Company, located at the convergence of the Beaverhead, Big Hole, Ruby and Jefferson Blue Ribbon Trout Rivers in Southwestern Montana, today announced an additional three new TROUTGAITERTM designs as part of it’s flyfishing accessories program. Bringing the total to five, these beautiful face and neck coverings provide stunning new styles and colors for your face mask/gaiter collection.


Winston announces new TROUTGAITER™ collection














The Winston Rod Company, located in the heart of wild trout fishing in Southwestern Montana, today announced the first of its new TROUTGAITERSTM designs as part of it’s flyfishing accessories program. These face and neck coverings provide a colorful addition to your face covering/gaiter collection while fishing, hiking or for a variety of activities. The beautiful new designs utilize a trout-themed approach to wearing neck gaiters. In fact, several of the new TROUTGAITERSTM incorporate the spectacular trout paintings of celebrated artist James Prosek. James donated the use of his artwork, and together with Winston and Bauer, we donated to Trout Unlimited in Montana to help with TU’s important coldwater conservation efforts.


Free Holiday Rod Inscription Until December 18th

Who first handed you a Winston and said, “Here, give this a try?”

Was it your parents, or grandparents? Perhaps a professional fishing guide, fly shop employee, or your closest fishing friend? Regardless of who introduced you to your first fly rod, it’s a special moment that is likely to follow with a lifetime of fishing adventures and fond memories.

We believe that the only thing more special than receiving a new rod is receiving a new rod with a customized inscription. This holiday season, we’re doing just that. Until December 18th, with any new in-line Winston purchase through an authorized dealer, we’re offering a free inscription hand written by our professional calligraphers.