Video: “Project Upland” Episode 5

Dangerous Cow Publishing, in association with the Ruffed Grouse Society, has released another episode in their film series called “Project Upland.” The new film, "Partridge Country," is a. . .
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Get ready for Carp Throw Down 2016!

Written by: Conway Bowman
This is the prize, a wary, sometimes picky "trash fish" that's a challenge for any angler. Photo courtesy Conway Bowman
Hey carp fly-rod freaks! Get your hoppers and dry flies ready for 4th annual Lake Henshaw Carp Throw Down, which will be held on May 21, 2016. The CTD has evolved into the warmwater. . .
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Photos: The Peacocks (and more) of Colombia

Written by: Trent Jones, Orvis Bethesda
The author shows off a beautiful Rio Bita speckled peacock bass. Photos courtesy Trent Jones
I just got back from a 10-day trip to Colombia, where I split my time between Bogota and the Rio Bita, a minor tributary to the Rio Orinoco, which lies on the border between Colombia and. . .
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Man Gives Free Haircuts to Senior Shelter Dogs So They Can Finally Find Homes

Mark Imhof poses with a recently shorn shelter dog, who now looks more adoptable.
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Here's a wonderful story about a New York City man named Mark Imhof who left the world of business and went looking for more meaningful work. His fiance suggested he think of working with. . .
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6 Million Sportsmen Demand Presidential Candidates Take a Stand on Pebble Mine

Last week, Orvis joined with more than 40 organizations and companies, representing millions of sportsmen and outdoor enthusiasts, to ask the 2016 Presidential candidates in both parties. . .
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Video: “The Overlooked” – Full Version

Back in January, we posted the teaser for "The Overlooked," a film by Levi Dawes and Cj Keasal, which documents their search for trout waters in the desert and scablands country of. . .
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The Joys of Turning Your Pet into a Therapy Dog

Illustration by Paul Rogers via
A great blog post on the New York Times website describes how Jane E. Brody recognized the therapeutic potential of a five-month-old Havanese puppy that she adopted in 2014. She. . .
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The Answer to Our Fish-Identification Contest

Image via NH Fish and Game
Last Thursday, we posted the above photo of a huge fish caught by Greg Inglis—who guides at Lopstick Outfitters in Pittsburg, New Hampshire—on the Upper Connecticut River. We asked . . .
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