The Orvis fly-fishing blog celebrates all things fly fishing, featuring top-notch articles, tips, photos, videos, podcasts and the latest fly-fishing news. From trout fishing in the famed rivers of Montana to brown-lining for carp in the urban jungle to chasing sailfish of the coast of Baja, we cover all sides of the sport we love. Regular features include Tuesday Tips, which will make you a better angler, and the Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival, made up of the best videos from around the world.

5 Questions with the Provo Brothers: Bridging the Worlds of Snow Sports and Fly Fishing


Written by: Phil Monahan

Ian and Neil Provo plan their next expedition into the backcountry.
Photo by Sean Kerrick Sullivan

In late 2012, Ian and Neil Provo released their film “Steelhead & Spines,” about an amazing trip to Southeast Alaska to do some backcountry fly-fishing for steelhead and find the perfect. . .

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Photo of the Day: Magic Marble


Written by: Phil Monahan

Caught from a stream only about fifteen feet across, this marble took a gray nymph tied on a jig hook.
Photo by Sandy Hays

When I was in Slovenia in June 2104, we fished a small mountain stream that is a tributary of the Idrijca River. The marble trout from this stream looked markedly different from those we. . .

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