Every year, a handful of major fly retailers vet thousands of new submissions from hopeful tiers looking to go -major league with their patterns, but only the most innovative wind up in the catalog. Even after the cut, we’re talking about hundreds of new offerings. But you won’t have to weed through them all. I asked the three biggest players—Orvis, Montana Fly Co., and Umpqua—to pony up the 20 new flies they were most excited about. I evaluated all 60 in a test tank, then on the river, to peg my 2016 favorites for trout, bass, inshore saltwater fish, and more.