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Announcing the Orvis Carp Photo Contest. You Could Win a Killer Helios 2 Outfit!

Written by: Phil Monahan

Orvis rod designer Shawn Combs took “Biggest Fish” honors in last weekend’s Carp Throwdown.
Photo by Rob Tibbett

Summer is fast approaching, and around here, we’re calling it “The Summer of Carp.” In case you haven’t noticed, many of the Orvis Rod & Tackle folks have gone a bit crazy for the golden bones in recent years, so we’ve decided to embrace their passion. As we posted a couple of weeks ago, we are supporting a variety of carp tournaments around the country, and today we’re announcing an. . .


Win a Pair of Silver Sonic Waders Just for Leaving a Comment, Part II!

Written by: Phil Monahan

This could be you, if you leave a comment over the next two weeks.
Photo via orvis.com

So far, the new  Silver Sonic Convertible Top Waders have been a big hit. (Don’t take my word for it: Click here to read customer reviews.) We are so proud of them that we want to make sure that everyone checks them out. So. . .we’re going to give away another pair to one random commenter here on Orvis News. From now until. . .


Heads Up: Take Some Carp Photos For Our Upcoming Contest!

Written by: Tom Rosenbauer


We’re looking forward to a summer of carp.
photo by photo courtesy Tom Rosenbauer


Beginning in June, we’ll be running a two-month celebration of carp fishing, including a fun photo contest, so if you are out chasing carp with a fly rod this month, make sure you take some pictures. Besides photos for the biggest fish, there will be other, wackier categories, so just because you are not a carp expert doesn’t mean you won’t have a good chance—and there will be. . .


Announcing the First Two Angler’s Choice Winners!

Written by: Kathleen Moore

The Colorado is in the lead as of now. Which endangered river has your vote?
photo by photo: Pete McBride

We recently announced the Orvis Angler’s Choice Award to benefit American Rivers’ most endangered rivers.

To make it more fun, we are randomly selecting one voter each week for four weeks to win a $50 gift card. At the close of voting on May 20th, we will select one grand prize winner from among the voters who will be awarded a Helios 2 outfit of his or her choice.

We are pleased to announce our first two $50 Orvis Gift Card winners:

Ernie B. of Wimaumaa, FL
Charles H. of Scranton, PA.

Congratulations! If you didn’t win this time, don’t worry – you’re still in the running for two more gift cards and the Helios 2 outfit. If you haven’t voted and entered yet, what are you waiting for?