Father & fisherman, hunter & grandfather, businessman & conservationist. At 90 years young, Leigh Perkins leads a life in the field like few others. But for him, the most important thing is sharing his passions with the ones he loves.
Fly fishing in shallow saltwater is tremendously exciting and one of the biggest fans of this activity is Tom Rosenbauer. From bonefish to redfish, Tom will cover the essentials of getting you started in this exciting part of fly fishing.
Fly-fishing shop and webshop Finest Fly Fishing in Bedburg-Hau near Kleve in Germany recently added an Orvis corner to the lay-out of the shop. The corner shows some of the latest products by the firm, like fly-rods, fly-reels, waders, wadings shoes, vests, backpacks etc. A nice addition to the shop which also has […]
The Orvis Hydros HD Switch fly-line is the result of the growing demand by fly-fishers for lines with which they can make switch and Spey casts as well as regular overhand casts with the still increasing number of switch fly-rods on the market. Pictures and text by Rudy van Duijnhoven The Hydros HD Switch fly-line […]
Orvis has some new fly box styles ready for the approaching season, including the Ultralight Foam Box, the Dry Fly Box and the Tacky Collab Deluxe Fly Box. The Ultralight model is made from moulded foam with micro slits in the interior, allowing the flies to be backed in while also protecting the foam. The […]
A fly tying contest in partnership with Orvis, Taylor Fly Fishing, Ahrex Hooks and Renzetti. Flymen Fishing Company is calling all fly tyers to enter their online fly tying contest. You can enter by tying a fly that integrates a shank from the Flymen Articulated Shank family, taking a photo of it, then posting the photo […]
Orvis Ultralight Waders are part of a system that includes Ultralight Wading Boots and the Ultralight Wading Jacket. Not only are they more comfortable than heavier gear, they are built for durability. Orvis can achieve this by utilizing the latest in lightweight, durable fabrics and construction techniques. They also save both weight and space when […]
No one else has ever approached rod design with the express intent of increasing accuracy. You hear about power, sensitivity, and lifting power. What if you could have all of that plus extreme accuracy? This is the roadmap the Orvis rod designers took when designing Helios 3 rods. Helios rods have been the most celebrated […]
Orvis Ultralight Wading Boots are part of a system that includes Ultralight Waders and the Ultralight Wading Jacket. Not only are they more comfortable than heavier gear, they are built for durability. Orvis can achieve this by utilizing the latest in lightweight, durable fabrics and construction techniques. They also save both weight and space when […]
You do not come across an angling shop with 2200 square meters in ground floor all too often in the Benelux countries. Fauna Hengelsport has recently expanded its floor space to this size and it held two special days on the 28th and 29th of April, 2017. The shop also has a large fly-fishing department […]