Video: How to Cast Sinking-Tip Lines

Ben Sittig, a.k.a Huge Fly Fisherman, is back with another informative and humorous, and typically opinionated, video. This time, he...

Video: How to Hold Your Line Hand During a Cast

Here’s the latest video in our series featuring Pete Kutzer of the Orvis Fly Fishing Schools, in which he...

Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival 03.08.19

Welcome to the another edition of the Orvis News Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival! Each week, we scour the Web for the best fly-fishing...

Where Do Bass Go In Spring? (And How To Catch Them)...

The key to predicting the bass' movement is to understand why they are moving in the first place. The bass' goal in Spring...

Ask the Experts: How Do You Set Your Drag Before Fishing?

The right drag setting can be the difference between a fish in the net and a “long-distance release.” Photo by Chad Shmukler, Hatch Magazine A...

Take a Classic Phil Monahan Fly-Fishing Trivia Challenge 03.08.19

Welcome to a classic edition of our weekly trivia challenge, in which we test your knowledge of all things fly fishing and where...

Tackle Storage And Bass Boat Organization — Tactical Bassin’

Boat organization isn't glamorous but its a critical part of every boat. From properly balancing equipment in order to maintain a level boat,...

Wednesday Wake-Up Call 03.06.19 – Orvis News

Welcome to the latest installment of the Wednesday Wake-Up Call, a weekly roundup of the most pressing conservation issues important to anglers....

Pro Tips: How to Match the Hatch by Observing Flight Patterns

Written by: Peter Stitcher By looking to the skies, you can narrow your dry-fly options dramatically. Photos via orvis.com Successful fly fishers approach the water like...

Underwater Footage | Bass Eating Jerkbaits and Swimbaits — Tactical Bassin’

Underwater footage gives us amazing insights into the underwater world. Its amazing how fast these fish move, how aggressively bite and conversely, how...

“Volkswagen Cove,” by William G. Tapply

Written by: William G. Tapply A young Bill Tapply shares an on-stream victory with his father, H.G. “Tap” Tapply. Photo by Harold F. Blaisdell from...

Classic Podcast: Bugs, Bugs, Bugs, with Peter Stitcher

Editor’s Note: To celebrate the kickoff of the 2019 Giant Fly Sale, here’s a great classic podcast about choosing...

The Orvis Giant Fly Sale: 20% Off Everything!

Those of us in the North can sense that a new fishing season is fast approaching, and you can...

2019 Shimano Antares 70 Reel Review — Tactical Bassin’

The key features of the reel are a smaller, streamlined, Magnesium Hagane body. MGL Spool III for reduced inertia and amazing performance, even...

Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival 03.01.19

Welcome to the another edition of the Orvis News Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival! Each week, we scour the Web for the best fly-fishing...

Take an All-New Phil Monahan Fly-Fishing Trivia Challenge 02.28.19

Welcome to a new edition of our weekly trivia challenge, in which we test your knowledge of all things fly fishing and where...

Spinnerbait Tricks For Spring Bass Fishing — Tactical Bassin’

Spinnerbaits are amongst the easiest baits to fish for bass. A simple "chuck and wind" approach will catch fish most days. But like...

Catch More Fish with Hand-crafted Baits

Brad Hardy’s garage is tiny. I can barely picture a Dodge Neon fitting inside, even if you stripped away the movable shelving, folding...

Wednesday Wake-Up Call 02.27.19 – Orvis News

Welcome to the latest installment of the Wednesday Wake-Up Call, a weekly roundup of the most pressing conservation issues important to anglers. Working...

The 20 Best New Fishing Lures and Baits for 2019

Are your tackle trays and fly boxes looking a ­little lean after last season? Even if they aren’t, you know you love loading...