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Simple Fly Fishing: Techniques for Tenkara and Rod & Reel
Modern-day fly fishing, like much in life, has become exceedingly complex, with high-tech gear, a confusing array of flies and terminal tackle, accompanied by high-priced fishing guides. This book reveals that the best way to catch trout is simply, with a rod and a fly and not much else. The wisdom in this book comes from a simpler time, when the premise was: the more you know, the less you need. It teaches the reader how to discover where the fish are, at what depth, and what they are feeding on. Then it describes the techniques needed to present a fly at that depth, make it look lifelike, and hook the fish. With chapters on wet flies, nymphs, and dry flies, its authors employ both the tenkara rod as well as regular fly fishing gear to cover all the bases. With paintings by renowned fish artist James Prosek, as well as inspiring photographs and stories throughout, Simple Fly Fishing reveals the secrets and the soul of this captivating sport. Foreword by American landscape artist and fly fisherman Russell Chatham.
Paperback with flaps
Foreword by Russell Chatham
Full-color photos, paintings and illustrations throughout
Includes over 35 fly tying recipes
Published by Patagonia
144 pages, 8 ¾” X 11 ¼”
Printed in Hong Kong on FSC 100% recycled paper
653 g (23 oz)
Made in Hong Kong.
Echo Base Rod Series
Airflo Ridge Super-Dri Distance Pro Fly Line
Patagonia Rio Azul Waders
Redington Zero Reel
Korkers BuckSkin Boot
Redington Form Game Rod
Galvan Torque Reel - 4/5 Line Wt.
Cortland 444 Classic WF Sink-Tip Type 3
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