Learn The Fly Fishing Basics and How to Fly Fish!


Barbless hooks are either manufactured without a barb (see barb) or the barb is squeezed down using pliers for forceps.  This feature makes it easier to remove a hook and minimizes the handling and potential damage of a fish you may want to release.
About Clint Losee

Clint Losee is an avid fly angler of 30+ years, web developer, and Utah Landscape & Nature Photographer. You can connect with him on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter. Curious about some of the gear he uses? Check out the new Amazon store.