Classic Pro Tip: How Long Should Your Leader Be?

Yesterday, someone posted this question to the Orvis Fly Fishing Facebook page: "Hey guys, do I really need 8 feet of combined leader and tippet line?" Newer anglers are often not sure how long their leader should be for a specific situation, so. . .

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Tuesday Tip: How to Use a Tippet Ring (and, Perhaps, Join the Dark Side)

We are so accustomed to watching the brilliant tying videos from Tim Flagler of Tightline Productions every Wednesday that it's easy to forget what a twisted sense of humor the man has. (Anyone remember his proctologically inspired "Why I Need a Sling Pack" video?) Well, this week's tip features. . .

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