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RIO Products adds much needed close range line: RIO Creek

Fly fishing small creeks, and feeder streams can be physically taxing, so a fly line that delivers at 25-feet, comfortably, makes life easier. [...]

February 13, 2019 FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Orvis’ #50/50 On The Water: Kara Armano

Fly fishing is male-dominated, but women are the fastest growing demographic, ever. In some western states 34% of the fly fishing population. [...]

January 15, 2019 RECENT, Slide

RIO Amateur Fly Fishing Film Awards

The 2019 RIO Amatuer Fly Fishing Film Award winner will be fishing in Idaho with the RIO crew sometime this coming September. Good Luck. [...]

January 8, 2019 News, RECENT, Slide

RIO Products News: Fly Clips and Twist Clips

Your tippet never shrinks with clips when you tie on a new fly, and the clip serves as a bite guard between your line and the fly, but check for line nicks. [...]

January 3, 2019 Gear Review, RECENT, Review, Slide

Industry News: RIO’s InTouch Big Nasty Sink Tips

RIO leads the industry in complementing fly rod design performance and this get down Big Nasty Sink Tip Series is another example... check it out. [...]

December 3, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Simon Gawesworth shows how to tie a simple dropper

RIO brand manager Simon Gawesworth runs through a number of reasons why you would fish a dropper on your leader and how to do so. [...]

November 27, 2018 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos

Knots, do-overs, kinky swirls, and the stuff we’re told

Attaching a fly to your tippet is as important as the fly you chose and the water you selected to fish. Don’t rush the job or treat it as a distraction - operator error is why knots fail [...]

October 18, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Opinion: So far, the best leader system has been a hybrid

With no failures, I'm confident that a tapered leader combined with a tippet ring is the strongest, fastest to tie and most versatile system. [...]

October 17, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Industry Shout and Murmurs: Aug. 31 – Sept. 6

This past week's news has been impactful. We're going steadily backwards on public lands, conservation, clean air and water. [...]

September 7, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Meet a new and refreshing conservation voice, Artemis

Artemis’ mission: Advocate for conservation, build a community of women hunters and anglers and bring our voice to the national conversation. [...]

August 9, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide