Merrill Tode and her Dad, Keith, proudly display her first trout.
Photo by Keith Tode
At an age when most little girls are obsessing about Disney princesses, Merrill Tode, age 8, is more interested in fly fishing. Her fascination began when she was around two or . . .
Written by: Trey Oliver, Fishing Manager Orvis Charlotte
Mary Griffin shows off her 22-inch South Holsten brown, caught on a size 22 midge imitation.
All photos by Trey Oliver
It seems that streamers are all the rage these days—and let me preface this by saying I love fishing meaty flies—especially with all the cool patterns out there now! What’s not to love about tossing a 6-inch fly into the unknown with the anticipation that a. . .
Written by: Chuck Hawkins, Hawkins Outfitters
The reward for throwing heavy flies all day on the Manistee is the chance to land a brown trout like this.Photo by Chuck Hawkins
Katie Ferner, the Fishing Manager at Orvis Royal Oak, headed north last week, in search of some fall fun. Wanting to avoid the crowds fishing for steelhead and salmon, we opted to float the Upper Manistee and look for. . .
The latest issue of Dun, a fly-fishing magazine created by women, is online now. There are some cool, unconventional articles here, such as the opening feature on fly-fishing for mullet, as well as a rumination on sisterhood on the water. There are also fascinating stories on India and. . .
Written by: Karen Kirk
Marie Belcastro celebrates a fine trout on her first-ever day of fly fishing.
All photos by Karen Kirk
My mother, Marie Belcastro, learned to fly-fish on her 90th birthday! My husband taught her to roll cast, and off she went to catch her first trout. This happy event occurred at. . .
Katie’s first fish was a true stunner, with incredible spots.
All photos by Wade Fellin, Big Hole Lodge
Guide Wade Fellin of Big Hole Lodge sent in these photos, along with a note that reveals more than a little pride: . . .
That is a healthy smallmouth!
Photo courtesy The New Fly Fisher
The host of The New Fly Fisher television show, Rebecca Red, sent in these killer shots from the filming of the new season. It seems that she’s got the. . .
We know that Dave and Amelia Jensen produce fabulous photos and videos from their annual adventures, but this one just might take the cake for both its. . .
Written by: Rebecca Shirley, Eagle Nest Lodge
Montana’s Bighorn River is not a bad place to start a fly-fishing career.
Photo courtesy Eagle Nest Lodge
Megan Petruccelli, from San Francisco, came to Eagle Nest Lodge last month as one of just two women in a group of 12 anglers. This was Megan’s first. . .