Video Pro Tips: Fly Choice vs. Presentation

Here’s a quick and dirty tip—from The New Fly Fisher host Bill Spicer and Falcon’s Ledge guide (and former Trout Bum of the Week) Bryan Eldredge—about the relationship between presentation and fly choice. Bryan makes the argument that, even if . . .

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Ask the Experts: Streamside Etiquette

As outdoor activities continue to surge in popularity, a lot of new anglers have hit the water this season. But unlike in decades past, when newbies were more likely to rely on an experienced mentor to show them around. . .

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Video: How to Choose Deer Hair for Comparaduns III

Do you struggle to tie Comparadun wings? It might be the deer hair you’re using. Three weeks ago, Tim discussed what kinds of hair generally works best, and then he covered hair length, alignment, tips, and color banding. Here, for deer hunters and . . .

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Friday Fly Fishing Film Festival 05.31.24

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 nine killer . . .

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The Trip, Day 72: Australia (including Tasmania)

We have always tried to balance our days between the cities and the countryside. Although every city is unique in what it offers to the visitor, to experience the true character of a region, we’ve found that we need to explore its natural environment. It is as . . .

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Pro Tips: How to Correct 5 Common Casting Mistakes

Here’s a great video from the Orvis Fly Fishing Learning Center, featuring Pete Kutzer of the Orvis Fly-Fishing School in Manchester, Vermont. He has taught thousands of people how to cast, or how to cast better, and here he talks about the five . . .

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Wednesday Wake-Up Call: 05.29.24

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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Video: How to Choose Deer Hair for Comparaduns II

Do you struggle to tie Comparadun wings? It might be the deer hair you’re using. Two weeks ago, Tim discussed what kinds of hair generally works best, and here he gets even more specific, discussing hair length, alignment, tips, and color banding. To see . . .

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