Video Pro Tip: How to Tie the Double Uni Knot with...

The Double Uni Knot is a great way to connect different materials–for instance, monofilament and fluorocarbon or braid....

Jig Fishing Buyer’s Guide! — Tactical Bassin’

We begin by breaking the Fall/Winter down with 4 jigs. We want you to analyze your lakes and decide which of the jigs...

Coho Fly Fishing Techniques Explained

Photo credit Ashley Nichole Lewis Is a coho fly fishing trip on your bucket list? Often referred to as the "fall prince" or silver...

Are Ticks Active in Winter?

By: Orvis Staff An adult eastern deer tick, one of the prime vectors of Lyme disease. Photos courtesy the United States Department of Agriculture, via...

How to Trim a Boat in Choppy Water

Every boater will occasionally encounter rough water, which means knowing how to trim a boat is an important skippering skill to have. Your...

#MomentofChill 11.18.18: Autumn View – Orvis News

 We believe in the power of nature to replenish our spirit and restore balance to our lives. That’s why,...

12 Fundamental Channel Catfish Fishing Tips

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#MomentofChill 11.17.18: Lazy Risers – Orvis News

 We believe in the power of nature to replenish our spirit and restore balance to our lives. That’s why,...

A Day On The Water With TacticalBassin : Late Fall Bass...

The guys started off with a plan. They brought a few key baits and expected to hit a couple quick spots that had...

3 Factors on Where to Catch Red Snapper

Perhaps I should rephrase the title to “where to fish for red snapper.” Because, like the old saying, there is a reason “it...

Video: Kelly Galloup’s Streamer Secrets

Michigander-turned-Montanan Kelly Galloup has built his reputation on big-streamer design and fishing techniques. In the latest episode of...

How to Get a Boating License

What constitutes a boating license, how it relates to boat registration, and how to get a boating license depends on your state.  My...

Video Pro Tips: How to Get Started Nymphing

One of the great things about fly fishing is that there are so many ways to do almost...

4 Crankbaits That Keep Catching Bass In Fall and Winter —...

Even as the water cools we fish all ends of the spectrum. We'll use a squarebill crankbait, deep diving crankbait, and a lipless...

The Best Saltwater Lures for Pier Fishing

Saltwater pier fishing is a popular way for anglers to access coastal fish without being on a boat and can be productive even when...

Fish Facts: Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar)

The author with a beautiful 22-pound Atlantic caught in June from Norway’s Gaula River. Photo by Sandy Hays For many anglers, the Atlantic salmon (Salmo...

Lake Houston Fishing Spots for Families

If you want to take the family fishing in Texas, you might want to learn about a few Lake Houston fishing spots that...

Video: How to Cast Large or Heavy Flies

Many anglers find that their casting technique goes to pieces when they tie on a heavy streamer or large...

How To Interpret Side Imaging Sonar — Tactical Bassin’

Most moderately priced units today include side imaging as an option. Its a great tool, saving you valuable time on the water if...

Family Fun Fishing Trips Are Easier Than You Think

It is hard not to include water in some way when seeking “fun.” Any activity on or even near water is enjoyable but...