Calling All Writers

Are you someone that has a passion for fly fishing or the outdoors? We are looking for guest writers that can create a story that can help educate our customers about fly fishing, the outdoors, or any other gear we carry. And… we want to pay you for it! That’s right, if we publish your article, we will give you $50 in rewards to use on our website! That’s $50 per published article! 

Here is what we are looking for:

  • How-To fly fishing articles: Entry level or Intermediate. They could be about your basic gear, techniques, gear set-up & more!
  • Experience based articles: A editorial story about an experience you went on. Something that would inspire people.
  • Technical fly fishing articles: Like to go deeper into topics. We would be interested in these too!
  • Fly tying How-To articles: Share your knowledge about fly tying.
  • Tenkara How To fly fishing articles: Tenkara is very popular these days and we want to keep spreading the word about it.
  • In-depth Product Reviews: Good, detailed posts about the products we sell

These topics just tip the iceberg on possibilities. We really want to create a space where anybody, regardless of their knowledge can come and benefit from what they read.

Ready to write? Just download and agree to the guidelines, and submit your article! Roughly 500-1000 words in length on average. Up to 2000 words is acceptable though for detailed articles. Thank you!


How to submit a post to AvidMax:

  • Email your submission as a Microsoft Word .doc or a Google .doc to
  • Please include the following with your submission:
    • Your bio. It should be approximately 60 words and should include a good social media link so we can tag you
    • Please supply high resolution images for any supporting images & videos

Here are some more current topics & ideas we are interested in:
Can you fly fish in the winter?
What is the best fly rod for the money?
What should I pack for fly fishing?
What can you catch with a fly rod?
What is the best fly tying kit?
What is the best fly tying vise?
What is a fly pattern?
What are CDC flies?
What is nymph fishing?
What is CDC feather?
What is a streamer fly?
What is an emerger fly?
What is a dun fly?
What are the best fly patterns for Colorado?