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I had an excellent chat with Mariusz Wroblewski who is a huge name in steelhead preservation, spey casting and two-handed rod advancement. Mariusz breaks down the specific rod you require for winter season steelhead for big and little rivers. We cover the information of the best skagit line for the task.

We then speak about the triple density line and how to line your spey rod properly based upon the line and sink idea length and weight. We likewise delve into what Kamchatku needs to provide and how steelhead is so various than the lower 48.

Advised 2 Handed Rod for Winter Season Steelhead:

Program Notes with Mariusz Wroblewski

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Simon Gawesworth and others were hosted on the Penoy River while Mariusz was working there.

Mariusz works for the Wild Salmon. The Kola Peninsula and the Penoy River was the time period that assisted Mariusz enter preservation.

Skeena Wild is a group doing huge things for preservation in Canada.

John McMillan was on the podcast here and spoke about the status of steelhead around the Pacific Rim.

2 Russian rivers that Mariusz notes here. He discusses the variety of biography that permits steelhead to prosper imn.

Mariusz kept in mind the Airflo FIST line with a 13 foot spey rod as the best rod for winter season steelhead.

We speak about the FIST as a fantastic triple density skagit line however likewise having a single density line with you like the Airflo G2.

The Airflo G2 line is an excellent single density to utilize when you require to go a little lighter.

T14 and T11 are the should have sinking suggestions you require for winter season steelhead. You can take a look at the 10 foot Flo Tips here.

Here’s the Airflo line chart through Rajeff Sports that assists you select a line.

Popular Compact line is a great line for the Deschutes in the Wind. I utilize it on my 6 weight 12′ 6″ Echo Swing 2 Handed Rod.

Tom Larimer was on the podcast in episode 11 and had an amusing story about popular line.

The Fly Store in Redding assembles all of the journeys for Kamchatka

Utkholk River and Zhupanova River are 2 of the primary streams that Mauriusz operates in out of Russia.

Dec Hogan’s Modern Spey Casting and the Enthusiasm for Steelhead are 2 of the fantastic resources for steelhead.

The Silvenator is the goto winter season steelhead fly and the Steelhead Coachman is the goto summer season steelhead pattern.

You can discover Mariusz at the Wild Salmon.

Resources Noted in the Program

Modern Spey Casting with Dec Hogan

Airflo Flo Sink Tips for Winter Season Steelhead

Airflo/Echo line Suggestion

Video Noted in the Program

The Zhupanova River Video

The Silvenator Fly Tying Video

Conclusion with Mariusz Wroblewski

This was a difficult interview since Mariusz has a lot understanding with steelhead preservation, Kamchatku, spey casting and rod style. We went into all of these subjects consisting of the impact of Vladimir Putin on the Steelhead work they are doing.

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