Daily Archives: September 23, 2022

Adventures With Dad: An Angler Story

Adventures With Dad: An Angler Story

“Wait! I want to slide off on the boat!” I called as my dad readied to tip the old boulder boat off the trailer and into the icy waters of the River. “Okay, hurry and hop in!” My dad called back. I climbed into the boat and waved good-bye to my mom as she watched us spill into the water.  Honestly,…

Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival 09.23.22

Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival 09.23.22

Welcome to an all-new edition of the Orvis News Friday Fly-Fishing Film Festival, in which we scour the Web for the best fly-fishing videos available. This week, we’ve got ten killer videos with a distinctly salty vibe. From redfish and tarpon on the flats to trout in the Southern Appalachians, and plenty in between, this should help everyone get excited…

Podcast: Why Young People Fly Fish, Part 1, with  Austin Boswell

Podcast: Why Young People Fly Fish, Part 1, with  Austin Boswell

[Interview starts at 37:57] This week, my guest is Austin Boswell, owner and guide for Eastern Oregon River Outfitters. I wanted to talk to Austin because I’m doing a two-part series on why young people are suddenly getting into fly fishing after many years of it being mostly an older person’s pastime. I got into fly fishing at a young age,…

Ten Champions of Conservation

Ten Champions of Conservation

In a precarious time for our Southern ecosystems, these ten under-the-radar scientists, advocates, and groundbreakers are saving endangered butterflies, defending the Everglades, fighting for shorebirds, … The post Ten Champions of Conservation appeared first on Moldy Chum. Source link

Story: Patagonia’s Endless Summer | MidCurrent

Story: Patagonia’s Endless Summer | MidCurrent

Photo by Louis Cahill. If you’ve ever wondered why Patagonia has such a magical hold over the minds of so many anglers, then you need to read to this story from Louis Cahill. It details how much Patagonia reminds him of Montana, discussing the specific similarities of summer in each locale. It’s a fun read which you can find here.…

Deer Hair Fly Tying Tips and Tricks

Deer Hair Fly Tying Tips and Tricks

Photo by Charlie Craven. Tying with deer hair can be challenging, even for seasoned fly tiers. Deer hair is a wonderful material, though, so learning to use it effectively is a must if you plan on tying your own flies. This story from Christopher Helm in Fly Fisherman Magazine is a great primer to help you become more adept at tying with…