Intermediate: Episode 10
How To Fish Soft Hackles
Far Bank Fly Fishing School


E10: How To Fish Soft Hackles

In this episode we talk about what a soft hackle is, look at when and why you would fish a soft hackle, discuss the right equipment you will need for fishing a soft hackle, look at some great soft hackle rigs, discuss how to read the water and determine exactly where best to fish, look at the easy skill of swinging a soft hackle, and dive into the most technical and difficult of river trout fly fishing techniques, the upstream soft hackle.

Episode 10 Chapters

Chapter 1
What Is A Soft Hackle
Chapter 2
When To Fish A Soft Hackle
Chapter 3
What Gear Do You Need
Chapter 4
Great Soft Hackle Rigs
Chapter 5
Where To Fish A Soft Hackle
Chapter 6
Swinging A Soft Hackle
Chapter 7
Fishing A Soft Hackle Upstream