Fishing line is a critical component of fishing.
My first fish from the 2014 project kicked things off with a bang.
Photo by Phil Monahan
Last year, I had a tough summer, fishingwise, so to make up for it, I set myself a goal: to go fishing 20 days during the month of September. Thus was born the “20 Days in September” Project
. I . . .Read More »
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Written by: Kaitlin Groundwater, Madison Valley Ranch
Madison shows off both her remarkable fashion sense and a beautiful brown trout from her namesake river.
Photos courtesy Madison Valley Ranch
Sometimes there are moments that just must be captured. We are always on the hunt for bigger fish, new waters, and the thrill of a tight line, but it is also valuable to reflect on what it is. . .Read More »
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Todd Moen sets up a shot for one of his popular fly-fishing films.
Photos courtesy Todd Moen
Seven years ago, Todd Moen co-founded the online fly-fishing photography publication Catch Magazine with Brian O’Keefe, and he shoots the films for the magazine’s T-Motion Theater. To. . .
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Here's an awesome trailer for an upcoming series about chasing as many different species of fish as possible on a 5-weight fly rod. These guys aren't messing around, casting to bonefish, . . .Read More »
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Dave Meador shows off a late-season Missouri River brown.
All photos courtesy David Meador
David Meador has been fly fishing since 1978, getting started back in his home state of Virginia. But like most die-hard trout bums, he could not resist the pull of the West and the lure of the. . .Read More »
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There's nothing more exciting than watching a new angler reel in a first catch.
I wouldn’t call myself an avid angler, but I come from a long line of fishermen.
The late Russell Blessing with his most famous creation, the Woolly Bugger.
Photo courtesy of Fly Rod & Reel
If you've ever wondered about the origins of the world's most popular fly, Fly Rod & Reel
has a great interview with Fred Blessing
, son of the late Russell Blessing, the man who first tied a. . .Read More »
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Welcome to our latest edition of the Orvis News Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival, featuring the best videos from around the world. This week, you've got a crop of 15 cool productions to choose. . .Read More »
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