TU Sweepstakes winners announced

Congratulations to the winner’s in TU’s latest Sweepstakes event. The Grand Prize winner, S. LeeDuMez of Colorado is the winner of the FlyCraft 3-man boat prize package. First-prize winners L. Free and B. Williams each will be awarded an Orvis H3D 9-foot, 4-piece 6-weight fly rod, along with a Mirage LT III fly reel and … Read more

Spring Fly Showdown: The Circus Peanut vs. the Hornberg

Editor’s note: The biggest sporting event of spring, the NCAA basketball tournament, is simply not happening this year thanks to the coronavirus pandemic. Anglers, though, can still effectively “social distance” and go fishing in areas where it’s safe and legal to leave the house, using their favorite flies. In that spirit, TU and our friends … Read more

Working with the companies who make us better anglers

As the official holder of the Best Job in America, it was a treat to have the runner-up, Ben Bulis, come visit the intergalactic headquarters of Trout Unlimited this week. Ben has led AFFTA (the American Fly-Fishing Tackle Association) for nearly eight years. Through Ben’s leadership, AFFTA has grown from about 250 member companies to … Read more

Hank Patterson’s Fish-cation from Hell

“Whoa, whoa, whoa … Joel? Let’s not waste any blood on a nymph.” Yeah, it’s a bit late for us to post the trailer for a Halloween fright-fest film—even if it’s a trailer to a film that doesn’t really exist. But Hank Patterson’s newest fly-fishing spoof (with the egregious support from Orvis) that draws on … Read more