The Three Most Vital Tips on How to Catch More Steelhead on the Swing

This is a great video by guide Nick Rowell on the Deschutes River I found on the Deschutes Angler Youtube channel. Keep the fly fishing effectively in productive water Don’t try casting outside your effective fishing zone: In other words if your fly isn’t turning over, reel in more line and only shoot as much…Continue reading The Three Most Vital Tips on How to Catch More Steelhead on the Swing

The Best, Cheapest, Favorite Mono Running lines: Use and Disposal

My favorite cheap running line is Berkley Big Game Ultragreen #40lbs test. Its cheap and shoots great. It sinks though, but for the price thats not a deal breaker. It requires good stretching just like the more expensive Varivas Airs which doesn’t sink as much and shoots like crazy. Varivas AIRS, a monofilament line has…Continue reading The Best, Cheapest, Favorite Mono Running lines: Use and Disposal

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