Welcome to the final edition of the Orvis News Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival for 2017, in which we scour the Web for the best fly-fishing videos available. This week, we’ve got fourteen films that . . .
Wyoming Rainbow Trout (detail) Paintings by Nick Mayer
Naturalist and artist Nick Mayer combines the observations of a scientist with the eye of an artist to create gorgeous fish paintings in his Lincoln, Vermont studio. His love of fly fishing, fly tying, fish . . .
Did you get a new fly rod for Christmas? Then it’s time to start learning how to use it, and there’s no better teacher than our own Tom Rosenbauer. Here’s a great full-length episode of “The Orvis . . .
Lefty Kreh improved his line drag by cutting a thumb insert in his first fly reel, this Pflueger Medalist. Photo by Sara Wilcox
In the photo above, you can see Lefty Kreh’s very first fly reel, purchased in 1947, the year Lefty discovered fly fishing while guiding legendary angler Joe Brooks. Here’s the story as he told it in. . .
The grogeous browns that the river is famous for were more than willing to eat flies. Photos by Drew Ross
Getting to fish with friends isn’t something I get to do very often, primarily because I fish during the week while most responsible people are at work. But just before Thanksgiving, a buddy called . . .