Fly fishing line is completely different from other types of fishing line. When fly fishing, the line weight carries the fishing fly -- which is almost weightless -- to the water. That's why things like line weight and tapers are important.
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The saltwater flies you choose will depend on whether you're fishing offshore, in shallow-water flats/estuaries/mangrove jungles, or on the ocean floor.
While the bait vs fly debate continues... here's what you need to know about fly fishing bait and lures, specifically with regard to saltwater fishing.
The fly leader is the portion at the end of your fly line that's supposed to be invisible to the fish and will eventually be attached to a fly. Fly leaders are usually made of monofilament or fluorocarbon. Here's how to get the most from your fly fishing leaders.
Don't fall into the trap of buying unnecessary fly fishing equipment. There is some very specific fly fishing gear and tools that you will need to take with you fly fishing. Here are the basic items that you will want to carry in your fly fishing vest.
When you're out on the water enjoying a day of fly fishing, you need to be able to put your hands on your flies and other fishing tools quickly. A fly fishing vest helps you do just that! Here are some tips for choosing the best fly fishing vest for you. Psst... Did you know that a fishing vest with a lot of pockets is not necessarily the best?