Video: How to Remove a Hook from Skin

Ben Sittig, a guide from Colorado, has been a busy beaver of late, making funny how-to fly-fishing videos under the name Huge Fly Fisherman. His sardonic wit and goofy antics don’t get in the way of the good information he’s passing on, though. His . . .

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Pro Tips: Lighten Up to Catch More Trout

I have a confession to make: I write these articles to self-medicate. I share all the mistakes and troubles I have on the water to provide countless examples of what I hope is our collective suffering. One recent experience . . .

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What’s in the Pebble Mine Plan That’s So Troubling?

Berkeley Pit in Butte, Montana. This is significantly smaller than the tailings pond proposed at Pebble, which would sit at the headwaters of Bristol Bay.

News that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has released its Draft Environmental Impact Statement relating to the proposed Pebble Mine raises the important question “Why are we so opposed to the plan?” In a great article from Save Bristol Bay . . .

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Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival 02.22.19

Welcome to the another edition of the Orvis News Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival! Each week, we scour the Web for the best fly-fishing videos available and then serve them up for you to enjoy. This week, we’ve got a baker’s dozen productions from. . .

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Pro Tips: The 7 Deadly Sins of Fly Fishing

It’s cold out, the river is mostly frozen, and my time on the water is limited. A wandering mind–unfocused by a regular dose of flinging feathers-is a dangerous thing. I recently listened to an Orvis Fly Fishing Podcast about the “7 Deadly Sins of . . .

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