Video: How to Reinforce Quill Bodies

Last week, Tim showed you how to make a quill body, and this week he demonstrates several techniques for ensuring that all your hard work at the vise isn’t undone by the teeth of the first fish that eats the fly. A variety of adhesives and resins can be used . . .

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Video Pro Tips: How to Set the Hook

The latest video in the series “Q&A” from Brian Flechsig of Mad River Outfitters in Columbus, Ohio, he ansers several questions about hook-setting. He addresses the proper way to maintain control of your line, the correct angle to set the hook with you . . .

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Friday Fly Fishing Film Festival 11.10.23

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 eleven cool productions, heavy on . . .

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Honoring and Supporting Those Who Have Served

Today, we observe Veterans Day as a way to show our gratitude to those who have served our nation as members of the Armed Forces. Orvis is proud to partner with Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing through fundraising and events at stores across . . .

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Fish Facts: Permit (Trachinotus falcatus)

The permit’s Latin name, Trachinotus falcatus, identifies the species as a real warrior. Trachinotus is a fusion of Greek words that mean “rough back,” while falcatus is a Latin adjective that translates roughly to “armed with scythes.”

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Video: Casting with an Indicator & High-Stick Nymphing

Casting an indicator rig presents problems for many anglers, who end up wasting time untangling their leader and tippet. In this helpful video, Pete Kutzer shows how a simple water haul allows you to cast your rig upstream with no false-casting. Then . . .

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Wednesday Wake-Up Call: 11.08.23

Welcome to the latest installment of the Wednesday Wake-Up Call, a roundup of the most pressing conservation issues important to anglers. Working with our friends at Trout Unlimited, Backcountry Hunters & Anglers, the Theodore Roosevelt . . .

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