You can catch fish with virtually any and all gear.
That being said, there are certain kinds of gear that are especially suited for specific scenarios. Small stream trout fishing is no exception. Beyond what kind of gear you bring, how you carry it is particularly important.
In this episode I discuss some of the packing/carrying techniques that I have adopted that make my time fly fishing small streams more efficient and effective.
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I mentioned I have really nice nippers in the podcast. This is what I was talking about.