Meet the Winner of Our “Citron” Hydros SL Reel Giveaway


Written by: Phil Monahan

Andrew Bower chases anything that swims in his home state of Pennsylvania and beyond.
Photo courtesy Andrew Bower

If we can draw any conclusions from our recent “Citron” Hydros SL Reel Giveaway it’s that the new color is going to be a hit. Lots of folks appreciate this departure from the standard . . .

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Pro Tips: 3 Keys to Finding Bigger Trout

Written by: Toby Halley


The author seeks out water likely to hold the largest fish in a stream.
Photos courtesy Toby Halley

I used to fish a lot of good trout water and wonder why I wasn’t catching big fish, knowing that they were in there. It wasn’t until I started fishing with my good friend, Rick, that I really. . .

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Fish Facts: Chinook Salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha )


Written by: Phil Monahan

Alaska produces some monster kings, such as this Kanektok River beast.
Photo by Chris Morgan, www.twosherpas.com

Every June and July, anglers flock to Alaska for a chance to test their mettle—and their tackle—against king salmon, which regularly top 50 pounds and are muscular brutes after living at . . .

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Photos of the Day: A Vermont Brook Trout Patchwork


Written by: Phil Monahan

The many patterns and colors of wild Vermont brookies are amazing to behold in this fashion.
Images by Jason Gragen

Jason Gragen is a Vermont angler who lives just over the mountains from Orvis HQ, and he posts beautiful images of brook trout to our Facebook page pretty regularly. This weekend, he. . .

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