How to Tie Leader Fishing Line to a Leader?

Answer Tying a leader to a fishing line is a common occurrence when fishing for a variety of fresh or saltwater game fish. A leader is typically used as a transition line between a main line and a lure. T... Read More »

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How do I tie a fishing line to a leader?

Swivel FactorIf you're using a leader that is no longer than the length of your fishing rod, consider using a barrel swivel. Slide a bead onto your line and then tie on the barrel swivel. The bead ... Read More »

How do i make a straight loop in a fishing line leader?

Surgeon's End LoopTie a knot called a surgeon's end loop at the end of a monofilament fishing leader. Do this when you need to terminate the leader with a loop instead of connecting it straight to ... Read More »

How to Tie a Leader Line?

Numerous different knots and attachments are available for leader-to-line connections. The type of knot chosen depends on the type of lines being connected. Leader material is typically constructed... Read More »

How to Attach a Fly Line to a Leader?

One aspect of fly fishing that tends to turn people away is knots. Knots are a necessary part of any type of angling and fly fishing is no different. When attaching backing to the reel, main line t... Read More »