Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival 07.12.24

Welcome to the another edition of the Orvis News Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival! Each week, we scour the Web for the best fly-fishing videos available and then serve them up for you to enjoy. This week, . . .

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Video: How to Fly-Fish for Bass, Part I

Recently, our friend Alvin Dedeaux of Orvis-endorsed All Water Guides in Austin, Texas, posted a three-part series of videos on how to get started fly-fishing for bass. He kicks things off by saying that many folks ask him why they . . .

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Video: “Flavor on the Fly,” a Trip to Vermont

In the first installment of an original series called “Flavor on the Fly,” Chef Ranga Perera trades the towering Rockies for the rolling hills in the Green Mountain State. He gets out on a mountain stream with Tom Rosenbauer to chase native brook trout . . .

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Wednesday Wake-Up Call: 07.10.24

The Utah Cutthroat Slam requires a registration fee, with 95% of those funds going to cutthroat conservation. The idea is that, by paying money into the system, anglers become active partners in the conservation process, which makes them more engaged . . .

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Book Excerpt: Cue the Tango Scene in Argentina

The Rio Alumine is one of the most remarkable trout streams on the planet. Broad and clear, even in its early-season bustle, it is a hundred rivers contained by a single canyon etched by a massive earth chisel. The Alumine throws wonderment and a series . . .

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Video: How to Tie a Yellow Humpy

The Humpy is one of those classic patterns that’s been around so long that there are several different stories of its origin, but most credit tier Jack Horner, who created the attractor pattern in the early 1940s for the tumbling . . .

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Don’t Miss Tom Rosenbauer on Tour in Colorado!

Hey Coloradans! Fly-fishing legend and all-around-great-guy Tom Rosenbauer is coming to the Centennial State for a 10-day speaking tour. He’ll kick things off this Friday in Denver, and then he’ll make his way across the Front Range and as far . . .

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Video: How to Make a Monofilament Weed-Guard

A weedguard makes it possible to fish patterns such as bass poppers through heavy cover without having to clean off the hook after every retrieve. Even some trout streamers can benefit from such a guard, . . .

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Photos and Story: River of Dreams in Slovenia

The Krka arises in a limestone cave about a mile from the lodge. The river meanders east, toward the Croatian border, then enters the Sava, the largest tributary of the Danube. In spring and summer, anglers content themselves with the self-sustaining . . .

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