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Floating Lines and Strike Indicators

By Brian Chan


Here’s some tips on how to fish Floating lines and strike indicators with success on stillwaters…

I’m passionate about fishing for trout in productive stillwaters. My favourite way to fish lakes is with floating lines and strike indicators. Strike indicators allow you to present flies at precise depths at which the trout are feeding. Chironomid larvae and pupae, scuds, damselfly nymphs, mayfly nymphs, caddis pupa and leeches can be suspended or wind drifted under a strike indicator with amazing results.