Orvis helps CfR kick off their retreat season
Photo by Casting for Recovery
The mission of Casting for Recovery® (CfR) is to enhance the quality of life of women with breast cancer through a unique retreat program that combines breast cancer education and peer support with the therapeutic sport of fly fishing. The program offers opportunities for women to find inspiration, discover renewed energy for life and experience healing connections with other women and nature. CfR serves breast cancer survivors of all ages, in all stages of treatment and recovery, at no cost to participants….
Today is International Women’s Day–which celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women–so here are some of our favorite posts from the last year featuring . . .
Dave and Amelia Jensen, of Jensen Fly Fishing, have released another cool compilation of short vignettes from their Instagram feed, and this one features a bunch of ridiculous battles with . . .
Check out this killer trailer for a film that’s part of the International Fly Fishing Film Festival, currently making its rounds in the U.S. and the world. The camera follows April Vokey into the . . .
Regular blog readers know that Dave and Amelia Jensen, of Jensen Fly Fishing, spend a few months each year on the South Island of New Zealand. Their dispatches from the South. . .
Written by: Frazier Blair, Orvis Vice President of Merchandise Operations & Planning
The chance to reconnect—and to catch wild trout—drew Bob and Frazier to the wilds of Montana.
All photos courtesy Frazier Blair
My dad, Bob Blair, had just retired, and it was a great moment for us to share a trip of a lifetime. For too long, our busy lives had gotten in the way of our connection to each other and to the. . .
Written by: Kaitlin Groundwater, Madison Valley Ranch
Guest Linda is all smiles as she shows off an epic Madison River rainbow.
Photos courtesy Madison Valley Ranch
It was ladies’ week here at Madison Valley Ranch! The lodge hosted an all-women’s fly fishing trip from August 21-25. In addition to guided fly-fishing on the Madison River, participants . . .
Jen Ripple is one of the premier voices for women in fly fishing.
Photo via Facebook
This week, I have a delightful interview with the energetic Jen Ripple, publisher of Dun Magazine, who has some exciting news about her magazine. But the podcast is not about
Last week, Casting for Recovery (CfR) announced the official launch of its Metastatic Retreat Program. The launch follows a recent pilot retreat, held in Central Texas in October, which . . .
The chance to hunt big, healthy fish drows anglers to Yellowstone after most of the tourists have gone.
Photos courtesy Maggie Mae Stone
Every October, Maggie Mae Stone—a former Trout Bum of the Week who guides for The Tackle Shop in Ennis, Montana—spends three days in Yellowstone National Park, chasing the big . . .