Tippets: Saving Saltwater Flies, Keys to Fishing Runoff

May 10, 2016 By: Erin Block

  • An extra water bottle is the simple trick to assuring your flies don’t get ruined by saltwater and rust. Learn more about this tip from Louis Cahill. “Don’t ruin or discard any more saltwater flies. And don’t get your water bottles mixed up and swallow any either. That’s the fish’s job.”
  • From weighted flies to stand-out colors, Emily Roley of Taos Fly Shop writes about her top tips for successful fishing during the spring runoff season. “What does this beautiful weather mean for the angler, who is itching to get out and make the most of this long-sought-for sun? It means high water, everywhere.”