Entry Level Short / Tight-Line Nymphing

There are varieties of short & tightline nymphing out there. Many people are intimidated to give it a try because of the elitist sounding aura about it. There’s nothing further from the truth – it’s just a tactic used in fly fishing that anyone with good approach to the water can be successful with – and it can be bloody effective in certain situations and locations. It isn’t for all waters or habitats but used in shelving riffles and runs it can be vacuum cleaner-like effectiveness. Let’s have a look at the ease of set up and ease of implementation to get you in the water, capable with some poise & confidence to get you to take a more serious look at it.