Spring Runoff Fly Fishing Tactic: How to Set Up a Nymph Rig

If you want to catch more fish, go below the surface with a nymph rig. Loon Outdoors’ Matt Callies shows you how to set it up in this quick video.

Fly fishing is hard. Or maybe it’s just as hard as you want it to be. Where a perfect presentation with a dry might hit the exact spot you’re looking for, a nymph rig can draw the fish into you.

But learning how to set up a solid rig can be tough to figure out. Thanks to Loon Outdoors and Matt Callies, this short video breaks down the ABCs of how to get fishing below the surface.

In 8 minutes, you can be rigged up and on your way to landing a heckuva lot more fish.

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Based in Montana, Nicole Qualtieri is GearJunkie's Hunt + Fish Editor. When she's not writing or editing, she's likely hunting, fishing, or on the back of her little brown horse with a border collie named Butch Cassidy on heel in the mountains. Find her on Instagram at @nkqualtieri.

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