Written by: Alastair Peake, Fiordland Lodge
After another three day expedition into the heart of Fiordland backcountry, I feel bruised and battered yet utterly privileged to have experienced such a fly fishing adventure in paradise! The Clinton river drains into Lake Te Anau in a location so remote it’s only accessible by. . .
When you’re standing on the bow of a flats boat, things can happen pretty fast. One of the keys to success is good communication with your guide. Because he (or she) is better trained and has a. . .
Mark Crapo, a. k. a. “The Beard,” is a bit of a polarizing figure in the world of fly-fishing video. Some folks definitely think he’s. . .um. . .too much. Other think he’s hilarious. It’s hard to argue that the man knows A.) how to catch fish, and 2.) how to have a. . .
A couple years ago, we ran a series called “Trout Bum of the Week,” in which we highlighted some of the guys living the good life. . .of a sort. (See the bottom of this post for a link to the previous installments.) This is our second round of profiles. Most of the subjects are guides who have turned. . .
Written by: Jackie Jordan and Kelly Buchta
It was down to standing room only, with almost 60 female participants filling the conference room at The Fly Fishing Show in Somerset, New Jersey over the weekend. The Future of. . .
Here’s some great footage from a trip into remote Alberta with the guys from Adipose Fly Fishing last summer. They find some pretty much unfished waters and plenty of. . .
Written by: Will Long
[Editor’s Note: Blog reader Will Long sent in this story and accompanying photos about how he ended his angling year in southwestern Colorado.]
So living in South Texas, I don’t often get to experience true winter fishing. We occasionally have some cold days down on my home river, the Guadalupe, but nothing like what the states north of. . .
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 great selection this week, twenty videos that will take you from Australia to Norway, South Africa to. . .