The double haul is a must have cast for all fly fisherman to have in thier set of skills. Many believe that the double haul is really only used for streamer fishing with weighted flies, but the benefits of the casting technique can improve almost all presentations. The double haul can help your dry fly fishing, battling the elements, and reducing angler casting fatigue.
ORVIS Fly Fishing Instructor Peter Kutzer explains why the double haul is useful for adding distance to the cast and taking pressure off your casting arm and wrist. He demonstrates exactly what you need to do for a successful double haul, from the right timing to the proper length of your haul.
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