5 Tips for Taking a Kid on a Guided Trip

Written by: Kip Vieth, Wildwood Float Trips That big smile suggests that this youngster is hooked for life. Photos by Kip Vieth This is the year. You‘ve...

Video: How to Cast a Fly Rod, the Basics

The most popular casting video that Pete Kutzer has ever done is “The Basic Fly Cast” (below), which...

How To Catch Your New PB Bass Before Summer — Tactical...

Catching a monster bass can happen at any time, but catching them consistently requires commitment. You have to start thinking differently when you're...

Video: The Huge Fly Fisherman Explains Why Sunglasses are so Important...

The latest how-to video from Ben Sittig, a.k.a Huge Fly Fisherman, is all about sunglasses, which perform three important...

Podcast: All About Sinking Lines, with Josh Jenkins

A few weeks ago, I did a podcast on floating fly lines with Josh Jenkins of Scientific Anglers. Not...

Vote for the Winners in Our Spring Orvis Days Fly-Tying Contest!

A couple weeks ago, we launched the Spring Orvis Days Contest, which asks folks to post their best images...

Did You Know You Can Do This With Your Lake Map?...

Tim begins by showing the difference between base map software and aftermarket mapping chips. He goes on to assume you're using some version...

Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival 04.19.19

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

Take a Classic Phil Monahan Fly-Fishing Trivia Challenge 04.11.19

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

Spring Bass Fishing Buyer’s Guide — Tactical Bassin’

Matt and Tim are both tackle junkies. Between the two of them they try the vast majority of tackle that enters the market....

Wednesday Wake-Up Call 04.17.19 – 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...

Is Your Bass Boat Actually Covered? Insurance Issues You Need To...

Just a few days after Matt's accident the insurance issues were beginning to unfold and Matt vowed that when it was over he...

Orvis Job Openings 04.16.19 – Orvis News

The view from Orvis HQ in southwestern Vermont is inspiring (although sometimes also distracting).Photo via the Orvis Webcam Welcome to another Orvis Job Openings...

How Fish React To Different Lures **Underwater Bite Footage** — Tactical...

The biggest "tell" about how a bass will react to a bait is its dorsal fin. If that fin starts standing up or...

Video: Amazing Archival Footage of Early-1900s Steelheading

Here is some very cool footage from the 1920s(?) of anglers steelheading on Vancouver Island. Brigadier General Noel Money...

Pro Tips: Seasons of Montana’s Smith River

Written by: Brian McGeehan, Montana Angler Fly Fishing A five-day float on the Smith River offers the chance to experience true wilderness fly fishing.All photos...

10 Pro Secrets to Catching Big Spring Walleyes

As the snow melts and lakes thaw, walleye fishermen break free from their cabin fever and race to the water to begin hunting...

Podcast: River Monsters, with Jeremy Wade

This week, I interview Jeremy Wade, of “River Monsters” fame. You may remember the episode where he caught a...

3 Lipless Crankbait Tricks That Get Bigger Bites — Tactical Bassin’

Our favorite retrieve with the lipless is to hop the bait on bottom similar to how you work a jig. When the bottom...

Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival 04.12.19

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