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In this excerpt from Orvis Fly Fishing Learning CenterTom Rosenbauer explains why fish are found before of rocks and logs in the middle of the river, as often as they can be found behind such obstacles. So the next time you’re out on the water and throw at the smooth surface behind a rock or tree, remember to do a few front throws as well. There is usually a good cushion of deeper water that provides a good grip.

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