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Leader to Tippet Fly Fishing Knots

It’s always great to come across helpful information from others on fly fishing related topics. That’s the case with this great video from a great company, RIO Products. I have been a huge fan of their fly lines and leader/tippet material for a long time now. They have put together a great video showing you 4 great Leader to Tippet Fly Fishing Knots. [Continue reading]

Top 5 Winter Fly Fishing Tips

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Many anglers hang up their waders and fly rods when the weather starts to take a turn for the colder spells of Winter. I won't lie, I've had times when that cold, frigid air of Winter makes me shudder as I'm wrapped up in a warm blanket in front of … [Continue reading]

Something New…

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In an attempt to be more engaged with my audience and at the same time try to help those with fly fishing questions, I'm trying something new here on The Fly Fishing Basics. … [Continue reading]

Wading Basics and Tips

Wading Basics - Fly Fishing

We all love to be out on the river catching fish. That's a part of the lure of fly fishing is being out wading through our favorite streams in search of the illusive trout (or other species). One of the key ingredients here is being able to access … [Continue reading]

Fly Fishing Pocket Water – 3 Places to Fish

Fly Fishing Pocket Water - Fly Fishing Tips

Summer is in full swing in my part of the world, and with that typically comes low flows in my local streams and rivers. Many of those streams have a substantial amount of boulders and rocky sections in them. What does all of this mean? Pocket water. … [Continue reading]