In 2015, Orvis created the Breaking Barriers Award to honor individuals who have gone above and beyond to introduce the sport of fly fishing to a more diverse audience. Past recipients have . . .
It’s hard to tell which of the two was more excited by their catch. (I’m guessing Tori, though.)
Photos courtesy Aidan Fox
I got a great photo message on Instagram that I just had to share. New Yorker Aidan Fox sent this description: “I’ve been following this account for some time and . . .”
Here’s an absolutely gorgeous video about a man’s love for his home water and his desire to share the magic with the next generation–his daughter, Amelia. Paul Weiss does a great job of . . .
Reel Women’s Jennifer Cornell shows off a gorgeous Patagonia brown trout.
Photos courtesy Jennifer Cornell
Jennifer Cornell is a co-owner of Reel Women Fly Fishing Adventures, a guiding operation run by women anglers. (Her partner is Lori-Ann Murphy.) From June through October, Jennifer. . .
Written by: Michael O’Brien
Miranda’s personal-best brown trout, landed last weekend, taped at 24 inches.
Photo by Michael O’Brien
When Miranda and I met about six years ago, she wasn’t interested in the outdoors. She had fished and even done some hunting when she was younger, but she didn’t keep up with it through high . . .
The latest issue (number 35) of Tail fly fishing magazine is focused on “female contributors who are each making their mark on saltwater fly fishing in different ways.” Guest editor Alex Lovett. . .
This week, I chat with Amelia Jensen, perhaps the best trout-spotter I have ever seen. I have always thought I was pretty god at seeing trout in the water, but Amelia can see fish I would never have . . .
Written by: Kris Millgate, www.tightlinemedia.com
Outdoor journalist Kris Millgate and her husband, Jim, fish the Green for their anniversary.Photo courtesy Charlie Card
It’s 2011. I’m on Utah’s Green River shooting my first film for Trout Unlimited. The Green is a marvelous blue ribbon running through red rock. I need to see every stretch of it because there’s . . .
By Kaitlin Barnhart
When the river gets crowded, proper fishing etiquette becomes even more importantPhoto by Steve Hillebrand, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
With blown-out rivers on the horizon for mountain fisheries, many anglers are gearing up for spring tailwater fishing. This time of year can provide some of the best fishing, but it’s often paired with . . .
Written by: Kip Vieth, Wildwood Float Trips
Christine Atkins (left) and Jackie Kutzer are the faces of the new Orvis-led initiative, and they’re responsible for much of the heavy lifting, as well.
Photo by Kami Swingle, TwoFisted Heart Productions, via orvis.com
Last year, The Orvis Company launched 50/50 on the Water, an aggressive initiative to introduce more women to the sport we love and to promote those already making a mark in the fly . . .