The Orvis fly-fishing blog celebrates all things fly fishing, featuring top-notch articles, tips, photos, videos, podcasts and the latest fly-fishing news. From trout fishing in the famed rivers of Montana to brown-lining for carp in the urban jungle to chasing sailfish of the coast of Baja, we cover all sides of the sport we love. Regular features include Tuesday Tips, which will make you a better angler, and the Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival, made up of the best videos from around the world.

Photos: Ladies’ Week on the Madison River

Written by: Kaitlin Groundwater, Madison Valley Ranch


Guest Linda is all smiles as she shows off an epic Madison River rainbow.
Photos courtesy Madison Valley Ranch

It was ladies’ week here at Madison Valley Ranch! The lodge hosted an all-women’s fly fishing trip from August 21 -25. In addition to guided fly-fishing on the Madison River, participants enjoyed. . .

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Photos: The Joys of Multi-Species Days on the Gunnison

Written by: Patrick B. Blackdale, Willowfly Anglers


Catching landlocked sockeyes on the Gunnison is a blast.
Photos courtesy Willowfly Anglers

It’s a wonderful time of year to be a fly fisher on the Upper Gunnison River. Kokanee salmon are making their way upstream to spawn, resulting in hard fights, big jumps, long runs, and sore. . .

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Get the Latest on the Brouhaha Over New Bahamas Bonefish Regulations


Written by: Phil Monahan

Bonefish are a huge tourism draw for The Bahamas, and some worry that the new rules will keep anglers away.
Photo by Sandy Hays

On MidCurrent today, my friend Beau Beasley published the second part of his “The Battle for Bonefish and the Future of the Bahamas” feature, and it’s well worth your time to read both. . .

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