Tippets: Three-Fly Rig, Topwater for False Albacore

December 1, 2017 By: Erin Block

  • The “big rig” technique involves two nymphs and one streamer. “The Big Rig covers all three sizes of flies: small, medium and large,” explains Domenick Swentosky, and can help improve your technique and up your odds of success son the water. Via Troutbitten.
  • In a recent article on Orvis.com, Capt. Gordon Churchill questions why “sight-fishing for bonefish is considered one of the more exciting kinds of fishing,” but “when you come out to the saltwater to fish for false albacore, you use a sinking line and a weighted streamer.” Learn more here about techniques and tips for fishing topwater flies for false albacore here.