Orvis Hunt Book Instagram Photographer II: Pat Fitzpatrick


Talk about a great day to play hooky!
Photo by Pat Fitzpatrick

Our second photographer is Pat Fitzpatrick, from Texas. He notes, “All of the events described below took place on public land in the State of Texas. Texas is known for its lack of public. . .

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Two Great Job Openings in Orvis Rod & Tackle!


The Orvis Home Office in Sunderland, VT

Do you dream of finding a great job in the fly-fishing industry? If you read this blog regularly, you’re probably already aware of what a great place Orvis is to work—from the beautiful office. . .

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Video: “Micro Management” from Dan Decibel

Here’s the latest killer saltwater video from our old pal Dan Decibel, about chasing baby tarpon on the fly in Florida. This was Dan’s winning submission in the 2015 Poonfecta Film Festival, and. . .

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Video: Pup Survives 125 Miles Trapped Under a Car Bumper


Miracle with foster parent Terri Buckland.
Photo by GLOBAL HALIFAX via nydailynews.com

We’ve posted many remarkable dog-survival stories, but this one truly beggars belief. A driver in Nova Scotia struck a dog without even realizing it and didn’t discover the pup under his. . .

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Video Tuesday Tip: Long- vs Short-Line Nymphing


Tom gets it done with a short line and a nymph.
Photo courtesy howtoflyfish.orvis.com

We all wish we could fish dry flies or strip streamers this time of year, but the reality is that, day in and day out, nymph fishing is the most reliable way to catch trout. How you choose to. . .

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