SUP and flyfishing: One amazing outdoor overload of activity
Credit: John LaConte, Vail Daily
EAGLE — Ken Hoeve’s always been a trailblazer.
The Eagle Valley local invented the 8-ball and Steep Creek kayak challenges, was an initial investor in the now-successful Bonfire Brewery and was using a Drift Innovations camera before action cameras were strapped to everyone’s heads.
These days, Hoeve’s a stand-up paddleboarder. And an angler. And a hiker and backpacker.
Actually, he’s all three — combined.
Hoeve’s new passion is stand-up paddleboard fly fishing, merging several of his favorite sports into one amazing outdoor overload of activity.
Athletic, yet relaxing action packed, yet boring at times — stand-up paddleboard fly fishing is like doing everything you can do outdoors at once, perforated by moments of doing nothing at all.
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