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Choosing Tippet Material

The great folks over at RIO Products continue to put out some incredibly helpful information on fly fishing related topics. If  I haven’t said it before, I have been a huge fan of their fly lines and leader/tippet material for a long time now. In this particular video, they show you tips on choosing tippet material. I get a lot of questions regarding leaders and tippets, and this should be helpful to those out there with questions on the matter. [Continue reading]

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 … [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]