Videos and advice about setting the hook on Steelhead

How to set the hook when Spey fishing for Steelhead I wrote everything I know about setting the hook for Steelhead in my, ahem,  award-winning article The Steelhead Plan.  An epic drama the actually features your’s truly setting the hook on a Steelhead and landing it. Here are three videos covering the subject. Enjoy. 1)…Continue reading Videos and advice about setting the hook on Steelhead

Short shooting heads and long mono leaders make underhand casting unique.

Underhand Casting Goran Andersson Style

What, exactly, is Underhand Casting? What separates underhand casting, Goran Andersson style, from Modern Scandinavian casting, or any other kind of casting, at least at the outset, is the use of very short shooting heads couple with long mono leaders.  We are talking 15′ to 24′ feet long monofilament leaders.  This lends itself well to…Continue reading Underhand Casting Goran Andersson Style