Trout, Streams, and Cool Hats

Trout are primarily fresh water fish. Believe it or not, they are closely related to salmon. Trout are an important food source for humans and wildlife alike. Animals such as: eagles, hawks, and bears eat trout. There are a wide variety of species amongst trout. We eat trout. We hunt and fish trout. We love these fish so much we even wear trout hats.

The Rainbow Trout less commonly known as the steelhead trout spend several years in ocean coastal waters before returning to fresh water to spawn. Their native range is the United States, however forms of trout can be found all over the world. Populations of trout exist in, South America, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, and areas of South America, affording the opportunity to pull out and wear your fishing hat, whether you’re at home or on vacation. Because of this massive amount of trout, with a nearly limitless variety of environments, we see a vast amount of different colors, patterns, and behaviors within the species. With these different habitats comes a need for the fish to develop camouflage and patterns that allow the trout to hide in plain sight. Although there is a more narrow variety of trout hats available than the fish themselves, there are still a good amount cool hats out there. With fishing being such a fun and rewarding activity, it’s no wonder it’s such a large part of international culture. So much so, that companies like 3000 Hats keep us stocked in the much needed fishing hats we all enjoy wearing.

Trout exist in the wild nearly all over the planet,but they are also artificially propagated at fish farms. Trout hatcheries aid in restocking streams. Farm trout have a milder taste than wild trout, which is considered to have a stronger and gamier flavor. This difference is mostly a side effect of the fish’s diet. Statistically, most trout served in restaurants are farmed, not wild.

Rainbow trout are a popular cuisine, as well as highly regarded game fish for anglers. Trout can be caught using the common rod and reel, but fisherman do tend to practice fly fishing for trout in rivers more often. Don’t forget if you go out for a bite to eat and order the trout, or you head to your favorite stream to catch a big trout, to pack your 3000 Hat gear. You’ll look and feel good wearing it.

Most individuals are familiar with the Rainbow trout hat. It’s an iconic fish for its loud patterns and bright colors. With that popularity and familiarity comes cool hats, made by 3000 Hats. Below is a premium leather patch fishing hat. Let’s all keep fishing!