Video: How to Cast Large or Heavy Flies


Many anglers find that their casting technique goes to pieces when they tie on a heavy streamer or large bass bug. In this great clip from “The Orvis Guide to Fly Fishing,” Orvis casting instructor Pete Kutzer explains how you need to change your casting motion by doing something you’ve been told not to do. Then Tom discusses the “water load,” in which you use the tension of the line on the water to load the rod. Both techniques will save you a lot of frustration when you go large

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