Poll: Is Taking a “Hero Shot” of a Fish You Caught Unethical If You Are Alone?


Will Long poses with a brown he caught on Colorado’s Lake Fork Gunnison River.
Photo by Will Long

After I posted Will Long’s how-to article on taking your own “grip-and-grin” shots when you’re fishing alone, I got a pretty forceful message from a good friend and hardcore angler who was upset by the very notion of of someone taking his or. . .

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Short Casts for 01.29.14

Editor’s Note: “Short Casts” is a regular feature that highlights great fly-fishing content from around the Web—from how-to articles, to photo essays, to interesting. . .

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Short Casts for 12.11.13


Worries that big floods may have adversely affected fish populations in the Big Thompson seem unfounded.
Photo by Ben Swingle via coloradoan.com

Editor’s Note: “Short Casts” is a regular feature that highlights great fly-fishing content from around the Web—from how-to articles, to photo essays, to interesting reads. Click “Read More” for the links!

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Video: Introducing Orvis Superfine Glass Fly Rods

It’s premiere day for the video introduction for the new Superfine Glass fly rods, which will be available next month. The video takes the viewer on a journey from the Orvis Rod Shop, where the rods are built, to several sweet nearby streams, where you get to see that sweet fiberglass bend.

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