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...

Tube Fishing Tricks For The Fall Transition — Tactical Bassin’

The finesse tube is an overlooked gem for consistently putting fish in the boat. With the recent successes of the Ned Rig, Dropshot,...

3 Types of Saltwater Shore Fishing Rigs

Saltwater fishing rigs used by shore anglers usually consists of three basic components: bait, hook, and a weight. The type of each used...

Photo Essay: The Brown Trout of the Spanish Pyrenees

This dark, gorgeous beast fell for a small blue-winged olive imitation right a dusk. Look at those spots! All photos by Sandy Hays One of...

Trolling Motor Installation: Minn Kota Ultrex — Tactical Bassin’

If you've considered the Ultrex for your next trolling motor its definitely worth the investment! Once you've experienced spot lock, heading, and a...

5 Carp Fishing Knots You Need to Know

Photo credit to Colin ScottNow is the perfect time to start brushing up on your carp fishing knots. While this particular fish species...

Pro Tips: An Introduction to Trout-Spey Fishing

Written by: Andrew Grillos, Montana Angler Fly Fishing Sometimes, big water calls for a way to cover more water. Photos by Andrew Grillos A fun and...

Squarebill Crankbaits For Shallow Docks — Tactical Bassin’

Matt found his best success using two squarebill crankbaits. The first was a silent Lucky Craft, the later was a rattling 6th Sense....

5 Fishing Knots Every Angler Should Know

Content provided by Angler Area.If you want to be a serious angler, you’ll need to learn to tie different types of knots. Each...

“Porcupine Brook,” by William G. Tapply

Written by: William G. Tapply Finding a wild-brook-trout stream by accident is the best part about wandering through the woods. Photo by Phil Monahan Tiny trout...