Photo Essay: Chilean Patagonia’s Magic Waters


Written by: Phil Monahan

Although there are some rainbows in the region, the focus is on what’s dominating this fishery, mature brown trout.
All photos by Brett Seng

Orvis vice chairman Dave Perkins has been down in southern Chile, at Magic Waters Patagonia, in the Aysén region. Also along for the trip is photographer Brett Seng, who shot these . . .

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Orvis Joins the Outdoor Industry in Asserting Our Right to Public Lands


Written by: Phil Monahan

Orvis CEO Perk Perkins, his wife Laurie, and Chico explore public land in Wyoming’s Wind River Range.
Photo courtesy Perk Perkins

One of the bigger threats facing outdoors-lovers of all kinds—anglers, hunters, hikers, etc.—is the transfer of federal public lands to the states. The federal government owns more than 600 . . .

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Story: Here Lie the Bones. . .of South Andros


Written by: Phil Monahan

My first trip to The Bahamas introduced me to “real” sight-fishing for bonefish on the flats/
All photos by Sandy Hays

“Shark.” Pointing absentmindedly to our right, Norman said the word in the same bored tone that one normally hears from airline pilots and classical-music deejays. But I was eleven . . .

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