Fly Fishing Techniques and Tactics

Fly Fishing Techniques and Tactics

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As Lefty Kreh writes in the introduction to this book, there is very little luck involved in successful fly fishing. Anglers make the most of their luck - good or bad - and can dramatically improve their chances of catching fish if they arm themselves with the fundamentals. Lefty offers sound, practical and effective information that anglers can use on their very next fishing trip, no matter where they are going or what species of fish they'll be fishing to. Chapters cover: how to prepare tackle for every circumstance; finding fish at the right place and at the right time; tips for approaching from shore, wading or in a boat; how to make the right presentation; the most effective retrieve or drift; how to fight and release fish; and more.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 160 pages
  • 124.46 x 185.42 x 7.62mm | 68.04g
  • ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD
  • The Lyons Press
  • Guilford, United States
  • English
  • colour illustrations
  • 1585745057
  • 9781585745050
  • 2,389,329

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There is very little luck involved in successful fly fishing. All anglers can dramatically improve their chances of catching fish if they arm themselves with the fundamentals. In Fly-Fishing Techniques & Tactics, Lefty gives sound, practical, and effective information you can use on your very next fishing trip, no matter where you're going or what species of fish you're after. Read Lefty's priceless advice about: how to prepare tackle for every circumstance; finding fish at the right place and at the right time; tips for approaching from shore, wading, or in a boat; how to make the right presentation; the most effective retrieve or drift; how to fight and release fish and much more. (5 x 7 1/2, 160 pages, color photos, illustrations)Lefty Kreh is an internationally known and respected master in the field of fly fishing. He has taught fly casting and fly-fishing techniques to untold thousands since the 1950s, and he has fished all over the world. He lives in Maryland.show more

About Lefty Kreh

LEFTY KREH is an internationally known and respected master in the field of fly fishing. He has taught fly casting and fly-fishing techniques since the 1950s, and be has fished in all fifty states, every province in Canada, Iceland, and much of Europe, South America, and the South Pacific. Lefty is the author of the LL Bean Saltwater Fly-Fishing Handbook, Presenting the Fly, Fly Fishing in Salt Water, Saltwater Fly Patterns, Practical Fishing Knots (with Mark Sosin,), Solving Casting Problems, and 101 Fly-Fishing Tips He lives in Maryland.show more

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