Welcome to a new edition of the Orvis News Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival, in which we scour the Web for the best fly-fishing videos available. We have a larger selection this week, with seventeen videos, featuring some great lensecraft and angling. From southern Argentina to Norway, Australia to Montana, there’s something for. . .
Welcome to another edition of our trivia challenge, where we test your knowledge of all things fly fishing and where you might learn a thing or two about this sport we love. This week, we’ve got ten more new questions on fish foods and the flies that. . .
What’s better than big, wild steelhead from one of British Columbia’s storied rivers? This latest chapter in the “Tasty III” series by Boondoggers Fly Fishing offers up plenty of. . .
Written by: David Garritt
[Editor's Note: Here's a great letter and set of photos Tom Rosenbauer received from podcast listener and blog reader David Garritt]
The Zonker streamer has been around since the mid 1970s, when Colorado fly-shop owner Dan Byford came up with the pattern, based on some unconventional streamers coming out of New Zealand at the time. Like many streamers, the Zonker can be tied in a. . .
Iceland is on the bucket lists of most fly fishermen, and this video will only solidify the country’s place. There are lots of fish in the air, some. . .
Because I fish mostly in the Northeast—where over the course of a season nymphs and streamers surely catch more large fish than dry flies do—I am loath to fish anything but surface patterns when I’m out West. Don’t get me wrong: I’m no dry-flies-upstream-only purist. It’s just that. . .