Get ready for Carp Throw Down 2016!

Written by: Conway Bowman


This is the prize, a wary, sometimes picky "trash fish" that's a challenge for any angler.
Photo courtesy Conway Bowman

Hey carp fly-rod freaks! Get your hoppers and dry flies ready for 4th annual Lake Henshaw Carp Throw Down, which will be held on May 21, 2016. The CTD has evolved into the warmwater. . .

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Photos: The Peacocks (and more) of Colombia

Written by: Trent Jones, Orvis Bethesda


The author shows off a beautiful Rio Bita speckled peacock bass.
Photos courtesy Trent Jones

I just got back from a 10-day trip to Colombia, where I split my time between Bogota and the Rio Bita, a minor tributary to the Rio Orinoco, which lies on the border between Colombia and. . .

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6 Million Sportsmen Demand Presidential Candidates Take a Stand on Pebble Mine

Last week, Orvis joined with more than 40 organizations and companies, representing millions of sportsmen and outdoor enthusiasts, to ask the 2016 Presidential candidates in both parties. . .

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Photo of the Day: Meat. . .It’s What’s for Dinner

Guide Todd Everts surveys his impressive streamer collection on the Missouri just below Craig, Montana. Photo by Phil Monahan
Guide Todd Everts of PRO Outfitters has been guiding on the Missouri for a quarter century, so he knows a thing or two about what the trout like to eat. In spring, that's often streamers. . .

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