Classic Story: Patience Pays Off in Alaska

The huge rainbows that Alaska is famous for are not always easy to catch. All photos by Jeremy Kehrein In early July 1995, I was...

Saltwater Shore Fishing Tips for Every Angler

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Photos: Learning on the Water

Written by: Kati Rouse,  Rouse Fly Fishing Gracie finally hooks up after some instruction from new guide, Kati. Photos by Jeff Rose The other day, I...

Artificial Bait for Ice Fishing: Vertical Lures That Work

If you’re an open-water caster...

Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival 11.09.18

Welcome to the latest edition of the Orvis News Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival, in which we scour the Web for the best fly-fishing...

Worm Fishing Tips for Fall and Winter — Tactical Bassin’

Everyone knows the power of the shaky head for Summer bass. Somehow anglers overlook the effectiveness the rest of the year. As the...

10 Boating Must-Haves for Beginners

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The Best Hunting and Fishing Gear of 2018

No one was surprised that an optic with the Swarovski name took top honors for spotting scopes in our annual optics test. But...

Video Pro Tip: Whack-A-Mole Casting Practice

Here’s a quick-and-dirty casting tip from Capt. Lucas Bissett of Lowtide Charters in southern Louisiana. Whereas most casting...

Top Fishing Boat Safety Tips You Need To Know

When on the water, there is nothing more important than safety. As a boater, it is your duty to yourself, your passengers and...

Why Is My Dog Itchy in the Winter?

By: Orvis Staff If your dog is scratching a lot, there may be a problem. Photos courtesy Katherine, Kansas City Not long after the winter season’s first...

Cold Water Jerkbait Fishing: Everything You Need To Know — Tactical...

If you've ever wanted to catch a jerkbait fish, now is the time to get out there and make it happen. The sharp...

Great day-trip guides to Fish in southeast Wyoming

If you have one day to fish in Southeast Wyoming, Sloans and Lake Absarraca have the variety you are looking for. With channel...

What I Learned on My First Trip for Northern Pike

Written by: Chuck Coolidge The author hoists his first northern pike on a fly. Can you tell he’s excited? Photos by Chuck Coolidge Wisconsin is well-known...

Fishing is their passion. Learn more about our contributors

Meet our bloggers; Debbie, Alycia,...

Video: Unguided in Utah’s High Uintas

One of the most common question that fly-fishing guides get is, “What do you do when you’re not guiding?”...

3 Tricks To Get Wayyy More bites with a HydroWave —...

Tim just picked up the HydroWave H2. This unit has more sound options than previous models and is very user friendly. In a...

7 Wader Safety Guidelines You Should Know

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Video: Fly-Fishing in the Gardens of the Queen

Here’s a beautiful and exciting video from Cuba’s Jardines de la Reina, or Gardens of the Queen, an archipelago...

Try Catfish fishing in Minnesota, a prime destination

Are you up for something different? Then give fishing in Minnesota for catfish a try. Minnesota’s channel and flathead catfish grow big, fight...