Welcome to another installment of “Ask an Orvis Fly-Fishing Instructor,” with me, Peter Kutzer. In this episode, I demonstrate how to make a water haul, which uses the water tension and the force of the current on your. . .
Here’s a great primer on “blue-lining” from self-proclaimed trout junkie, Chris Franzen. He discusses how he finds new mountain streams and, more importantly, how. . .
Welcome to another installment of “Ask an Orvis Fly-Fishing Instructor,” with me, Peter Kutzer. In this episode, I demonstrate how to make aerial mends in your line, creating an upstream or downstream mend before your. . .
Most of us are in prime dry-fly season now, so enjoy it while you can (or after runoff ends, depending on where you are). You can learn a lot about how to present your fly by watching rises for a few minutes before jumping right in with. . .
Falcon’s Ledge guide Bryan Eldredge has appeared many times on this blog—as a Trout Bum of the Week, as wielder of a hot-dog fork, and as a guide extraordinaire. When he isn’t guiding, Bryan is a professor of Deaf Studies at Utah Valley University, and he’s. . .
Written by: Tyler Befus
The competitive anglers on the USA Youth Fly Fishing Team, along with our coaches, are always trying to develop new ways to fish more effectively and to catch more fish during our time on. . .
If you’re a freshwater angler looking to head for the salt, you’ll probably need to up-size your gear. In this segment from the Orvis Fly Fishing Learning Center, Tom Rosenbauer gives a brief breakdown of which rods and. . .