Fly Lines and Rigs for Streamer Fishing

March 23, 2010 By: Marshall Cutchin

streamerline_300.jpgNever bought a streamer line before, or wondering if yours is the right setup for the situations you fish? Phil Monahan’s explanation of what to consider before investing in a sinking rig will help. As Phil says, a sinking line or sink-tip — or even a weighted leader — can all be good answers to the need to “go deep.”
“As with so many other questions about fly fishing, the answer is ‘It depends.'”