Author: Phil Monahan

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Podcast: Selectivity in Fish Feeding Habits, with Matt Supinski

Podcast: Selectivity in Fish Feeding Habits, with Matt Supinski

[Interview starts at 51:36] This week, my guest is guide and author Matt Supinski, one of the most innovative thinkers in fly fishing, with [...]
Take an ALL-NEW Orvis Fly-Fishing Trivia Challenge 08.04.22

Take an ALL-NEW Orvis Fly-Fishing Trivia Challenge 08.04.22

Our sporadic trivia challenge is back, with Assistant Editor Evan Jones serving as Quiz Master from now on. Every so often, Evan will test your [...]
Video Pro Tip: Be Ready to Strip Strike!

Video Pro Tip: Be Ready to Strip Strike!

Most anglers know that the transition from trout fishing to casting for saltwater or big-game species can be fraught with peril. The deaded “trout [...]
Video: How to Tie the Bluegill Belly Bean

Video: How to Tie the Bluegill Belly Bean

Paul Beel is an angler, fly tier, and writer from Indiana who runs a cool website called Frankenfly. Last fall, he announced the development of a [...]
Wednesday Wake-Up Call 08.03.22 – Orvis News

Wednesday Wake-Up Call 08.03.22 – Orvis News

Welcome to the latest installment of the Wednesday Wake-Up Call, a roundup of the most pressing conservation issues important to anglers. Workin [...]
Video: How to Select CDC Feathers, Part I

Video: How to Select CDC Feathers, Part I

Here, Tim explains what CDC (cul de canard) is and what distinguishes the two different types. (BTW, cul de canard translates as “duck butt.”) The way [...]
Video: 4 Tips For Getting Your Rod and Reel Ready to Fish

Video: 4 Tips For Getting Your Rod and Reel Ready to Fish

Alvin Dedeaux of All Water Guides is back with another helpful video, and although it’s aimed mostly at novice anglers, any guide will tell you [...]
Master Class Monday: How to Catch Trout from Tailouts

Master Class Monday: How to Catch Trout from Tailouts

Today’s Master Class Monday video by Dave and Amelia Jensen is the seventh installment in an 11-part series on how to read trout water. Here, Da [...]
This Year’s “20 Days in September” Contest Starts a Month from Today!

This Year’s “20 Days in September” Contest Starts a Month from Today!

Last year’s winning image, by Britt Reynolds, was taken at Cave Falls on the Fall River in Yellowstone National Park. The end of summer can be b [...]
Podcast: The Excitement of Multi-Species Lakes, with Capt. Drew Price

Podcast: The Excitement of Multi-Species Lakes, with Capt. Drew Price

[Interview begins at 56:13] This week, my guest is Capt. Drew Price, an expert on fishing large, multi-story, multi-species lakes. Drew has [...]
Classic Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival 07.29.22

Classic Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival 07.29.22

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 videos [...]
Pro Tips: Keep Terrestrials Riding Low

Pro Tips: Keep Terrestrials Riding Low

This bullet-head hopper pattern lands with a splat and rides nice and low.Photo by Sandy Hays One of the reasons that fly fishers love casting te [...]
Video: An Amazing Mayfly Hatch on a Spring Creek

Video: An Amazing Mayfly Hatch on a Spring Creek

Catching an insect hatch at its peak–when the bugs are thick and the trout are rising everywhere–is a magical experience for a fly fisher. For me, [...]
Natural Reflections: Dragonfly Nymphs for Trout

Natural Reflections: Dragonfly Nymphs for Trout

Written by: Ted Fauceglia Dragonfly nymphs live in the same places and eat the same things trout do, in some cases.Dragonfly nymphs are the [...]
Wednesday Wake-Up Call 07.27.22 – Orvis News

Wednesday Wake-Up Call 07.27.22 – Orvis News

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