High Water Nymph Rig

High water flows on the White River and Norfork Tailwater have arrived, with a long run of spring rains. The high flows can be daunting for newcomers, but offers a better shot at our trophy quality trout Former Dally’s guide Gabe Levin unveils a simple high water nymphing leader setup to get your flies down to where the fish are feeding fast.

This leader is long, heavy and gives you a headstart on catching.

Use RIO Powerflex Tippet 20lb, 12lb or RIO Big Nasty Tippet for the butt and mid section. Tie in RIO Flouroflex Strong Tippet 3x and 4x or 4.5x in the tippet.

Or you can look at the Neva Quit Butt sections and just add a long length of flouro tippet