5 essential tackle tune-ups to avoid early-season fly-fishing disasters


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Spring is nature’s way of saying “Let’s party!”—at least according to the late Robin Williams, who was, by the way, a fly fisherman. But if you want to make the most of early-season opportunities, you need to do a little party planning. Now’s the time to pull out your gear and do some simple maintenance, especially if you haven’t touched your equipment since tossing it into a closet last fall. Spending an hour or two on preparation now pays off big time when you actually get on the water…