Archive for January, 2010

Recreational Fly Fishing

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

Fish eat bugs, plain and simple. So why not try to catch a fish by mimicking a bug? - Thats what fly fishermen have been doing for centuries. Fly fishing began as a method to catch salmonids, which include mostly salmon and trout. Today fishermen use this method to attract ...

The Anatomy of Fishing Flies

Tuesday, January 5th, 2010

While you may not find them displayed at art galleries, fishing flies and the tying of them, is a true art form as old as fly fishing itself. The best fishing flies aren't only interesting to look at, their combination of colors, patterns, and textiles work better to attract fish ...

Fishing For Trout

Sunday, January 3rd, 2010

You will mainly find trout in rivers rather than lakes but that is not to say you will not find them in lakes at all, its just that given a choice they would prefer the flowing water of a river. The main types of trout found are brown, cutthroat, brook ...

Great Fly Fishing Tips

Friday, January 1st, 2010

Most people think of fly fishing as a peaceful sport. They picture themselves standing on the banks of a beautiful river, whipping a fishing rod back and forth and sending a fishing line flying back and forth above their heads in a manner that is relaxed and graceful. They can ...