From rods to reels, fly lines to tippets, fishing hats to hip boots, this guide covers everything an angler will need before heading to the water. If your favorite way to spend the day is stepping into a mountain streamafly fishing gear in handato match wits with an elusive rainbow trout, The Orvis Encyclopedia of Fly Fishing is the perfect companion. Ideal for newcomers looking to get their feet wet, as well as for seasoned fisherman who need a reliable reference, this A to Z guide unlocks the mysteries of the sport, including answers to questions such as: Where in Montana will I find the best fly fishing for mountain whitefish? (aMontana, a page 136) What kind of fish bite at night? (aNight Fishing, a page 176) Which European country has the best fly fishing? (aScotland, a page 235) Can I catch a shark on a fly rod? (aSharks, a page 240) Whatas the difference between a Bucktail, a Featherwing Streamer, and a Woolly Bugger? (aStreamers, a page 251) Written by Tom Rosenbauer, a top instructor at the Orvis Fly Fishing School, and loaded with stunning full-color photographs and clear illustrations of step-by-step techniques, The Orvis Encyclopedia of Fly Fishing serves as a comprehensive course in the fundamentals of the sport.Loose-fitting waders also make it dif- ficult to walk as the crotch on the waders might be too low, and in fast water extra folds of fabric add to your water resistance. ... a flashlight and look for pinpoints of light that shine through, identifying them with a waterproof marker for patching later. ... For larger tears, prepare the surface of the wader with a coat of Aquaseal, lay a thin piece of fabric over the top of theanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Orvis Encyclopedia of Fly Fishing|
|Publisher||:||Thomas Nelson Inc - 2010-11-07|