VIDEO: Professional fly fishing |

VIDEO: Professional fly fishing

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VIDEO: In a throwback episode to last September, Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent John LaConte learns a few lessons about European nymphing, a fly fishing technique used by pro anglers which is not very common on our local creeks and rivers. The Fly Fishing World Championships take place in the U.S. this year, right here in Eagle County starting Sunday.

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Vail Daily reporter John LaConte uses a GoScope pole mount, and wears socks and gloves from Colorado company Kind Design. Get 20% off your orders at and/or by using the following promo code: vaildaily20

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