Fly Fishing 101: Fly Line Anatomy Explained

Wannabe anglers can learn the basics of a fly fishing setup with this new video from Backcountry’s YouTube channel.

If you think tippet is most likely the name of an English pastry, then you need to watch the latest video from Backcountry. This short video gives the lowdown on the names and parts of a fly fishing line.

Check out Gearhead Cat’s easy-to-understand explanation of this fun — but sometimes complicated — form of fishing.

Runtime: 2 minutes

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An award-winning journalist and photographer, Andrew McLemore brings more than 14 years of experience to his position as Associate News Editor for Lola Digital Media. Andrew is a musician, climber and traveler who currently lives in Cuenca, Ecuador, which he uses as a home base for adventures throughout the Americas. When he's not writing, playing gigs or exploring the outdoors, he's hanging out with his dog Campana.

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