Master Class Monday: How to Read the Water Around Bridges

Today’s Master Class Monday video by Dave and Amelia Jensen is the first installment in an 11-part series on how to read trout water. Here, Dave focuses on the straight stretches of river found near bridges. He shows you how to identify the best holding water, based on a trout’s need for depth, overhead cover, and food supply. These lessons apply to any long, straight section of water, of course. And don’t forget to spend some time on the bridge itself, observing the water below.

Watch for further installments of Master Class Monday every week here at Orvis News, in the Advanced Tactics playlist our You Tube Channel, and on the new Advanced section of our Orvis Fly Fishing Learning Center.

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