Podcast: Twelve Tips on Fishing Hatches that Might Surprise You

This week, I take a break from interviews and do a podcast like we did in the old days by interviewing myself. It’s a shameless plug for my newest book, The Orvis Guide to Hatch Strategies: . . .
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Classic Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival 09.29.17

Welcome to another edition of the Orvis News Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival, in which we scour the Web for the best fly-fishing videos available. I am out of the office, so here's a classic collection . . .
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Video Pro Tips: A Masterclass in How to Read Water

Here's a great, full-length episode of "The Orvis Guide to Fly Fishing," in which Tom Rosenbauer discusses the importance of reading water to find fish in a river. Clear explanations and . . .
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Photos: “20 September Days” Update #4—Final Days!

This wild brookie faded back into the camouflage of the streambed after release. Photo by Phil Monahan
We are down to just three more days of our third annual "20 September Days" Contest, and many folks continue to post images to the Orvis Fly Fishing Facebook page, trying to reach the goal . . .
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The Late Season Means Bigger Fish in Smaller Water

Written by: Len Harris, Jr.

This late-season brown was fooled with a Conehead Woolly Bugger in a non-typical lie.
Photo by Len Harris, Jr.
Last year featured our first extended seasons in Wisconsin. Early season here opens on the first Saturday of January, and you can now fish through to the 15th of October. For many years, our . . .
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Video Tips: How to “Think Like a Surgeon” at the Vise

You might not think that surgery and fly tying have much in common, but Tim Flagler of Tightline Productions makes a good case for the analogy. Nearly every week, we are treated to the. . .
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Take a Classic Phil Monahan Fly-Fishing Trivia Challenge 09.28.17

Welcome to the latest edition of our 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 love. This week, . . .
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Videos: How to Catch Sea Trout

Our Danish pal Frederik Laks Lorentzen has produced a series of short videos that provide an introduction to one of his homeland's best saltwater sea trout destinations--the trout islands . . .
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