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: Light Lines

10-30-2002, 09:09 AM
What conditions do you folks find light line useful?
I find that anything lighter than a three is a very specialized tool. Like: no wind, small dry fly, medium length cast to very spooky trout on a spring creek.
SDHflyfisher...where are you?

11-02-2002, 10:25 AM
i'm here i dont fish sprung creeks to often i fish light lines any time wind can be a pain though so i just a line weight one size up on the rod. ihave fished some small streams where a light rod comes in handy i plan on getting the orvis 1 weight in the near futur for those situations. where i fish in wi is mostly spring creek for the smaller brook trout.