Photo of the Day: It’s a Tarpon Bonanza in Belize

Written by: Dan Davala, Orvis Adventures
Angler Geoff Burke battles his first tarpon on the fly in Belize. Photo by Dan Davala
We had a blast during the the October Bonefish Bonanza at El Pescador, and the fishing and weather were great! I had the privilege of watching my friend, Geoff Burke, catch his first . . .
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Video Pro Tip: How to Get a Good Turnover at the End of the Cast

Here’s the second in our new series of quick-and-dirty casting-instruction videos featuring Pete Kutzer of the Orvis Fly Fishing Schools. Here, Pete explains how to get the end of your . . .
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Video: South Island New Zealand 2016

Kickstart your workweek with this killer video from the home of monster trout. Barnaby Bos--a UK native now living in Western Australia--and his Swedish buddy, Joel, find some truly . . .
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Angling Art: New Works by Galen Mercer

"On a Flood Tide, Restigouche," Oil on Canvas, 24″ X 36″, 2016 All paintings by Galen Mercer
Artist Galen Mercer lives along the Battenkill in West Arlington, Vermont. Canadian by birth, he’s the grandson of two painters and the son of another, so it’s kind of in his blood. (He’s also . . .
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Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival 10.28.16

Welcome to the Halloween edition of the Orvis News Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival, in which we scour the Web for the best fly-fishing videos available. As you can see, our old pal . . .
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Video Pro Tip: How to Make an Aerial Mend

Mending is such an important part of achieving a good dead drift that we have posted about many times here on the Orvis News Fly Fishing blog. (See here and here, for instance.) One of the . . .
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How to Keep Your Dog Safe on Halloween


Photo by Betsy Lauren
The candy is stocked, the lights are lit, that gauzy spiderweb stuff is strewn about – you’re all set for Halloween. But what about your dog? With more than $350 million spent by Americans on . . .
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Take a Classic Phil Monahan Fly-Fishing Trivia Challenge 10.27.16

Welcome to another edition of our mostly weekly trivia challenge, in which we test your knowledge of all things fly fishing and where you might learn a thing or two about this sport we . . .
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