Fall Bass Fishing with Underspins and Swimbaits — Tactical Bassin’

The guys use a combination of topwater, finesse swimbaits, and good electronics to initially locate the bass. Once they find the school they...

Favorite Fish Species to catch this fall

Some of the best fishing...

Take a Classic Phil Monahan Fly-Fishing Trivia Challenge 09.27.18

Welcome to another edition of our weekly trivia challenge, in which we test your knowledge of all things fly...

How To Skip Under Docks & Trees — Tactical Bassin’

Skipping is an amazing way to catch bass that no one else is even fishing for. Once mastered, you can reach fish so...

Fly Fishing Hook Sizes: How Do You Choose?

Selecting the correct fly fishing hook sizes can be confusing and complex when starting out. If you’re new to fly fishing, this article...

Video Pro Tip: How to Make a Bow-and-Arrow Cast

Written by: Peter Kutzer, Orvis Fly Fishing Schools The bow-and-arrow cast is an advanced, specialized cast for very specific angling situations....

Tautog Fishing Tips: Where to Go & What to Use

List of tautog fishing tips that apply to gear, where to go, when to fish for tautog. Tautog fishing techniques you can use...

Video: How to Brace Your Trimming Hand

Last year, we launched a new series of videos called “One-Minute Fly-Tying Tips and Techniques” from Tim Flagler of Tightline Productions....

4 Kinds Of Bass! IGFA Super Grand Slam! — Tactical Bassin’

Having a Grand Slam recognized by the IGFA is a huge honor. Having a Super Grand Slam is just incredible! If you've ever...

Video: How to Tie the Tabory Snake Fly

The advent of autumn means it’s time for the serious saltwater-blitz season along the Atlantic seaboard. For many salty anglers, Lou Tabory’s seminal...

6 Secrets To Using an Open Face Rod and Reel

To divulge the secrets of using an open face rod and reel, we must first clarify what exactly an open face rod and...

Ask the Experts: What is the Most Common Fly-Fishing Mistake?

Knowing how to cast is important, but so is knowing when to stop casting and start fishing. Photo by Sandy Hays A few months ago,...

Minnesota Fishing by Kayak or Canoe

As the fall color season nears, now is the time to plan a canoe or kayak fishing trip in Minnesota. This time of year...

Classic Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival 09.21.18

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...

Huge Tackle Warehouse Unboxing! Daiwa, 13, Lews, and More! — Tactical...

Expect in depth reviews and actual fishing footage in the near future! If you have particular bait that you're interested in, leave it...

Fishing for Habitat in Texas

Fisheries biologists and local organizations in Texas work together to supplement degraded natural fish habitat in aging reservoirs with long-lasting, environmentally friendly artificial...

Photos: Week Three of Our “20 September Days” Contest

Day 15: When the crowds disappear after labor day, our local State Park turns into a great bass fishery. It’s Day 21...

Where to Catch Crawfish in Southern California

If you're wondering where to catch crawfish in Southern California, you'll notice that state regulations refer to these freshwater crustaceans as "crayfish" instead...

Pro Tips: How to Catch the Last of a Hatch by...

When the hatch is over and you’re no longer seeing bugs on the water, one way to prolong dry-fly fishing...