Photos of the Day: Timing Is Everything

Written by: Jon Hill


It wasn’t much, but this little trout was a sign of success for Jay, after a long dry spell.
All photos by Jon Hill

I had a few hours free after work last week and asked my friend Jay if he wanted to fish the local stream. Jay has been a bit down on his luck the past few times he has been on the water, and I was hoping to help him get the. . .

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Photo of the Day: Sam’s Big Brown, Part III


Fishing a river in Upstate New York, Sam Brown scored big in tough conditions.
All photos by Shawn Combs

It’s no mystery why our colleague Sam Brown, a financial analyst, likes to fish with head of Orvis Rod & Tackle Shawn “Diddy” Combs. Each spring, Sam goes on a float trip with Diddy, and over the past three years he’s. . .

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Photos of the Day: Easter Sunday Float Trip

Written by: Jeremy Kehrein, Orvis Adventures


Orvis’s Reed Kennedy took the first trout just twenty minutes into the float.
Photo by Jeremy Kehrein

It has been a week since trout season opened in Vermont. Unfortunately, we have endured rain, snow, high water, and cold air temps since Opening Day. There hasn’t been much bug activity as of yet, but some of us. . .

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Photos of the Day: Pre-Season Guide’s Day Out

Written by: Alicia White, Firehole Ranch


Guides like to do some fishing of their own before the real season starts and they just get to watch.
Photo courtesy Ryan Tomczyk

This is the time of year when guides have more time to fish before they are consumed with guiding, and the guys from Firehole Ranch are making the most of it! They are also loving. . .

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Video: The SA Crew Takes on Montana

After attending the 2014 Orvis Guide Rendezvous, a bunch of our pals from Scientific Anglers did some serious driving and fishing around Big Sky Country. Here’s a travelogue featuring some locations you may recognize, some gorgeous. . .

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