Fly Fishing the Sierra

Leaders

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Trout Taper Leader

Umpqua Trout Taper

$4.50

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The Trout Taper Leader by Umpqua is a versatile, all-around leader for trout. It has an easy turnover and can be used for a variety of presentations using dries, nymphs, wets, and streamers. Designed by Dave Whitlock, the leader has both strength and durability as well as power and delicacy. It is available in 5 strengths 2x (10.7Lb.), 3x (8.5 Lb.), 4x (6 Lb.), 5x (5 Lb.), and 6x (3.5 Lb.) in a 9 foot or 7.5 foot length.

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Powertaper Pocketwater Leader

Umpqua Power Taper "Pocket Water"

$4.99

Size

The Umpqua Power Taper Leader is designed for “Pocket Water” and “dry/dropper” fishing where a short leader is essential. This leader provides much needed control, accuracy, and easy turn over. It is a 6 ft. length providing great loop control and pin-popint accuracy. Available in 4 strengths, 3x-6x.

 

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Spring Creek Taper

Umpqua Spring Creek Taper

$4.99

Size

A softer butt section tapers into a long tippet section creating an ideal leader for the flat water of spring creeks and stillwaters. Comes in 5 strengths, 3x-7x.

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Czech Nymph Leader

Andy Burk's Czech Nymph Leader

$12.99


This leader developed by Czech nymph specialist Andy Burk makes rigging multiple flies easy, and it's super durable leader system. Rig up to three flies with ease. The butt section is a super braid for extra strength and sensitivity. Includes rigging and fishing instructions. This 8.5ft 4x leader is the most advanced leader system available for the Czech Nymph method. It has two different rigging options, a two-fly and a three-fly rig. The leader is hand tied with a Larva Lace loop. It also features a stainless tippet ring, and fluorocarbon tippet with two dropper tag ends.

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Czech Nymph Leader

Steve Parrott's Euro Nymph Leader

$12.99

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Length

Designed by Euro Nymphing Specialist Steve Parrott, this hand-tied leader features a long Power Taper butt section attached with a Blood Knot to a shorter section of Indicator Tippet, which is then tied to a 2MM tippet ring with a 5-Turn Clinch Knot. A Triple Surgeon‘s Loop is then used to tie two sections of SuperFluoro Tippet Material while leaving an 8-inch dropper tag between sections. The result is the ultimate leader for Euro Nymphing. Comes in two sizes for different rod lengths: 15' for rods 10 feet long or shorter // 18' for rods 10' long and longer.