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ClassicPodcast: How to Catch Winter Tailwater Trout, with Jamie Rouse

Guide Jamie Rouse on his home waters in Arkansas. Photo courtesy Rouse Fly Fishing
This week I interview Jamie Rouse, who runs Rouse Fly Fishing, the 2012 Orvis Endorsed Guide Service of the Year. It's the second time he's won such an award for superior service, as rated by our customers, as he was the 2007 Orvis Endorsed Guide of the . . .
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Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival 01.11.19

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 production from a . . .
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Videos: Fly-Casting Lessons from an Aussie Master

Peter Morse is among Australia's most well-known fly fishers, having once hosted a popular TV show about the sport. Although we've never met, he and I have been . . .
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Signs of Affection From Your Dog

You’re treated to signs of affection from your dog every day. Exuberant tail wagging and slobbery kisses from forehead to chin are obvious ones. But some signs of affection are subtler and easily missed unless you know what to look for. Here are seven ways your dog “says” I love you.


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Pro Tips: How to Blind-Strike Your Way to More Trout

Written by: George Daniel, author of Dynamic Nymphing
Joe Humphreys demonstrates his blinsStriking technique in a high-confidence lie near his home in central Pennsylvania. Photo by George Daniel
I enjoy participating in the consumer fly-fishing show circuit every year. Presenting information is fun and I like meeting new people, but I really love sitting in on lectures by other anglers. As I get . . .
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Take an All-New Phil Monahan Fly-Fishing Trivia Challenge 01.10.19

Welcome to another 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, we've got another 10 brand-new questions about famous . . .
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Video: How to Tie the Speed Blood Knot

The blood knot is one of those fishing knots that many anglers struggle with, and over the years we've published videos to help. (Perhaps most popular has been the toothpick method.) Here, my fried Ross Purnell--editor of Fly Fisherman--demonstrates . . .
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Getting a Grip on Angling Art

Tim Johnson's grip designs can make a fly rod unique. Photos by Tim Johnson
The life of Utah artist Tim Johnson is permeated by fly fishing. In addition to being a life-long angler and artist, Tim is a guide, contract fly designer, university fly-fishing instructor/adjunct professor, and . . .
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