Originally Posted by mikez
. . . The fish were chasing silversides and were trapping them against the surface in water that was sometimes as much as 50 feet deep. It was interesting from my land based perspective to hook stripers at the surface and have them run straight down. . . .
Nice report! I haven't experienced a good vertical battle on the flyrod yet. Must be very hazardous for the flyrod!
The farther you can cast, the easier it is for a fish to take you into your backing. I seldom see my backing . . .