Category: Photo Gallery

  1. Coming soon to a cutty near you…

    October 12, 2014 • Forum, Photo Gallery

    Sean McAfee demonstrates how Orvis’ new Recon rods are indeed “guaranteed fish getters”. No operator error here. These new Recon rods are quick, light, durable, and super smooth casting tools. Five days of effortless casts in northwest Montana and the trout are already scared. Can’t wait to get our hands on a full run of […]

  2. 2014 Cherry Festival Hosts Blue Angels!

    July 7, 2014 • Photo Gallery, Uncategorized

    After a hiatus of several years, the Blue Angels were once again shaking the windows of downtown merchants and wowing the crowds last weekend in Traverse City, Michigan. Their show was a hit and drew a crowd of what experts estimate was nearly 500,000! Here a just a few shots that Jackie Andres took while […]

  3. Hex Fishing In Full Swing

    July 5, 2014 • Photo Gallery

    The Hex (hexagenia limbata) hatch is in full swing right now and is occurring on most northern Michigan rivers including the Boardman, Upper Manistee, and others nearby. Large brown trout are the target for most anglers as the hatch intensifies. Ben Brown and Thane Herbert scored a couple of 20+ inch brutes last night. Good […]

  4. Guided Clients Move Big Brown Trout

    July 3, 2014 • Photo Gallery

    Here are a couple of the five brown trout in excess of 20 inches that Dan Miller caught with guide, Craig Feibing this week on the Upper Manistee River during the fabled “Hex” hatch. Big flies… big trout… big fun!

  5. Pike On A Fly

    July 3, 2014 • Photo Gallery

    Dr. Scott Smith enjoyed spending Father’s Day with dad in Saskatchewan this year. He took this photo of the 46″ 26 1/2 pound pike and was lucky enough to land one on one of his Bunny Strip Leaches. Nice fish Scotty!! … note the Orvis Mirage reel!  

  6. July 2013 Montana Angling

    January 23, 2014 • Photo Gallery

    Tom and Andrew Johnson had a great trip to the Madison, Ruby, Lamar, Slough Creek and Big Hole last July. If you’d like to join the Streamside gang in Montana this fall, take a look at this Kootenai River Trip link.

  7. Winter steelhead beauty!

    January 3, 2014 • Photo Gallery

    Ryan Farley released this gorgeous winter steelhead on the Boardman a few days ago. Ryan was one of the Orvis Streamside staff until he entered medical school. He better get back to the books!