how to: become a better caster

Among fly fishing’s many ironies winter, the time many would want to fly fish least is probably the best time to improve your casting. After all the temptation to actually find some water is somewhat diminished.

And the worst time to improve your overall technique is any time you have a real fly or some fish involved. The best fishing casts are a (deliberately) screwed up basic cast. What we are talking about here is improving your basic cast and here are our tips to spend (some) of this winter productively with a rod in your hand.

Continued in our Dally’s How To Section