How to tie an Overhand Loop and get your loops together on your French/Euro Nymphing Leader.

The Loop to Loop connection is a very simple and effective way to connect sections of a leader together. The loop makes replacing your leader fast and painless as well.  Check out the following diagrams and learn how to easily form loops at the end of your leader as well as how to connect them.  There are other loops that you can tie, however this overhand loop in the fastest and simplest way to get you fishing, while its strength and dependability will meet any freshwater challenge.

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As far as French / Euro nymphing I use this Loop to Loop connection to add my coiled sighter to the upper section of leader, and  the bottom section of the leader to the other end of the coiled sighter.   The section of leader below the coiled sighter is very quick and simple to make as its all constructed of the same 5x fluorocarbon. Continue reading