How to Clean a Fly Line
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How & Why You Should Clean Your Fly Line

Why clean your fly line? Fly lines are expensive and there's more than one reason a little cleaning, care and maintenance will pay dividends. As you'll see in a moment there are a couple of very go...

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7 Tips to Increase Your Fly Casting Distance

Add 10 feet to your fly cast - pronto! Somewhere along the line who hasn’t wanted to cast just a little further.  While this isn’t intended to be a lesson on all out distance casting

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10 Best Trout Flies For Fly Fishing Fresh Water

The reason they work so well is because of the way a trout’s brain works. These fly designs are based on the most important ‘triggers’ to a trout’s feeding response – a fly’s size, shape and postur...

Fly CastingTips for casting in windy conditions

Inherit the Wind - Tips for casting in windy conditions

Wind, in many great fishing destinations, is always a factor. While it can make fly casting challenging, the wind also has its advantages, such as being able to get closer to the fish without spook...

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5 tips to improve your fly fishing.

Be the best you can be. When it comes to fly fishing, most of our failures are due to poor casting skills. Practice makes perfect. Make those fancy presentation mends and accuracy casts second natu...

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The Difference Between Graphite and Carbon Fibre Fly Rods

So what is the difference between Carbon Fiber (carbon fibre) and Graphite when referring to fly rods? In short, absolutely nothing. Or perhaps more correctly - the Atlantic Ocean. In the US, fly r...