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  Fly fishing - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Fly fishing is a distinct and ancient angling method, most renowned as a method for catching trout and salmon, but employed today for a wide variety of gamefish species including pike, bass, panfish, and carp, as well as saltwater marine species, such as redfish, snook, tarpon, and bonefish.
Freshwater fly fishing is practiced throughout the United States, with the greatest number of fly fisherman located in the northern United States and Canada, especially the Rocky Mountain States of Utah, Idaho, Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, California, Alaska, and the provinces of British Columbia and Alberta.
Fly fishing rods can be as short as 2m (6 ft) long in freshwater fishing and up to 4 m (14 ft) long for saltwater or spey rod fishing.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Fly_fishing   (2648 words)

  
 The New Zealand Encyclopedia of Fly Fishing by bryn Hammond
Despite its encyclopedic title this is primarily a fishing book for browsing through and dipping into, rather than be used merely as a work of reference.
Its main aim is to enlarge the horizons of the reader's fishing awareness.
The entire book is really a highly personal celebration of fly fishing in New Zealand as an event and as a way of life, rather than merely a means of catching trout and salmon.
www.fishingmag.co.nz /book-hammond-encyclopedia.htm   (193 words)

  
 Fly Fishing Info Center - Fly Fishing Knots
Remember that fishing knots are the typically the weakest connection between you and the fish.
Some fly lines are longer than others and some will reduce the capacity of reel because of the diameter of the belly.
There are a few things -all part of fly- fishing -that can damage your fly line: Stepping on the line, casting without a leader, pinching the line between the spool and frame of your reel or cracking the line like a whip when casting.
www.flymartonline.com /article215.html   (1826 words)

  
 Louisiana Fly Fishing
Show me a fly fishing club that is struggling with it's membership, or in attracting new members, and I'll show you a club that is communications-challenged.
I was fishing next to another boat that managed to land one of these brutes, and his probably weighed in excess of 20 pounds.
LFF is the source for saltwater and freshwater fly fishing reports from the Bayou State.
www.laflyfish.com   (4516 words)

  
 Fly Fishing in Argentina/Chile - Vacation Packages
All the lodges have excellent fly fishing and the natural surroundings in these areas are extremely beautiful.
Fishing in these areas are diverse and range from lakes and rivers to spring creeks.
Not only will you experience the fly fishing of this region, but you will also experience the Patagonian people and the beauty of the this great land.
www.argentinachileflyfishing.com   (361 words)

  
 Fly fishing equipment - fly-fishing tackle, fly fishing rods, fly fishing reels...
Fly fishing equipment - fly-fishing tackle, fly fishing rods, fly fishing reels...
The Fly Fishing Shop has been supplying the finest service and equipment to the most discriminating fly fishers for 22 years.
The Fly Fishing Shop has been in business since April 21, 1981.
www.flyfishusa.com   (115 words)

  
 Fly fishing equipment - fly-fishing tackle, fly fishing rods, gloomis, flyreels,
We  are  one of  largest and oldest fly fishing tackle sites around.
This Fly Fishing Store has hundred of pages of fly fishing equipment and fishing tackle, fishing rods, fly-fishing rods fly reels, fly tying supplies and fly tying materials.
We use most of the fly fishing equipment and fishing tying tackle we sell.
www.iflyshop.com   (135 words)

  
 Fly fishing fly casting tuition fly fishing instruction   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Fly fishing and fly casting tuition and instruction for salmon, sea trout, steelhead, grayling, pike and trout, fly tying, conservation, catch and release and fishing in Scotland together with articles about many aspects of fly fishing.
Salmon fishing and Spey casting school Scotland - learn to Spey cast and fly fish for salmon dates in March and due to demand another Spey casting school in April 2007.
Flies pages include many patterns invented by Ally such as Ally's Shrimp (voted "Salmon Fly of the Millennium" by readers of EMAP publications), Cascade, Yellow Ally's and other salmon flies that have proven themselves over the years.
www.letsflyfish.com   (548 words)

  
 Fishing Equipments, Books, Tips & Resources :: Flies for Saltwater (Fishing Flies of North America ; 4th)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
When looking for information on how to fly fish, fly fishing tips or fly fishing techniques, many anglers, or anglers to be,who limit their search to books or material written ithin the last few years or decades are short-changing themselves.
Fly fishing classics every angler should have as part of their library include a wide array of books written by fly fishers for fly fishers and span anywhere between the early to mid 1900's.
The fly should be floated down about a foot from the bank, and it should not be retrieved until it has traveled more than half the distance between the angler and the spot where it alighted....
www.fishing-equipment-reviews.info /Books/browse-16488--7.html   (980 words)

  
 Fish & Fly - online fly fishing magazine covering global fly fishing for trout, salmon and grayling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
"The truth is that in the world of fly fishing there is an absolutely limitless array of challenges and difficulties waiting to be mastered." We welcome John Bailey to the Fish and Fly team More...
In his second article on trout fishing in Argentina, Eduardo Marino describes the fishing in ‘trout country’ to the south and west of Neuquén in Andean Patagonia.
If you have problems seeing dry flies you may be able to improve things with careful choice of flies or by incorporating highly-visible materials when tying them More...
www.fishandfly.co.uk   (883 words)

  
 Fly Fishing, Fly Fishing Trip, Fly Fishing Equipment and News - MidCurrent
And we provide the only fly fishing news that is updated daily 365 days a year.
Maybe it's the fact that you could face a fish well over 40 pounds, and that same large fish can often be hard to see in the flats.
Even after a great presentation, they might come to the fly as it drops, carefully inspect your offering long after it has reached the bottom, and then reject it and go about their business of looking for real food.
www.midcurrent.com   (569 words)

  
 Fly Fishing Info Center
It is always a good idea to allow the fish to not only finish spawning, but also guard their nests.
Lake St Clair is mostly famous for fly fishing for smallmouth bass, pike, and musky.
However, fly fishing for carp on the sand flats is drawing lots of attention as well.
www.flymartonline.com   (930 words)

  
 Fly Fishing for Trout - Advanced trout fly fishing tips/guide
I fished a stocked dam in the Midlands area (where I usually go to) and managed to land 8 Rainbow Trout in a matter of 2 hours of fishing and the smallest fish was 43cm.
Flies can then be tied to counter stream or water conditions, or to counter, and or take advantage of, various aspects of trout behaviour.
Lastly, I must say all of the fly fishing books I've read were difficult to understand as I am a beginner and your book was so easy to understand and I'm sure all beginner fishermen would find it a perfect start to their new sport.
www.flyfishingfortrout.com   (3048 words)

  
 A Guide to Fly Fishing North Carolina mountain trout streams
The wild fish tend to be smaller in NC, more so than the stocked ones, but it takes more stealth to catch the wild trout when fly fishing.
Over all fly fishing in the North Carolina mountains is an exceptional trout fishing haven with over 3,000 miles of trout streams open to fishing through out Western NC.
Established as a National Park in 1935, the fishing remains as good today as it was in the days President Herber Hoover made his summer camp on the banks of the Rapidan River.
www.flyfishingnc.com   (462 words)

  
 Amelia Island, Jacksonville, Florida Fishing Charter, Fly Fishing and Light Tackle Fishing Charters and Guide, Fly ...
Whether your interest is in fly fishing, fly fishing casting lesson's, light tackle fishing, photography tours or eco tours, let us assist you in fulfilling your next adventure.
A 2-hour fly fishing casting lesson prior to your day on the water builds confidence as it increases teamwork between angler and guide.
Fly Fishing in the Florida Keys with Capt. Russell Tharin for bonefish, permit and tarpon.
www.flyfishingameliaisland.com   (894 words)

  
 Fly Fishing | Fly Fishing Basics
Fly fishing is a traditional angling method in which artificial flies are tied out of materials such as fur and feather onto a hook to imitate naturally occurring food.
In fly casting the weight of the line carries the fly to the fish.
Learn the right way to set up and cast with a fly rod with this introduction to the art of casting a fly.
www.flyfishingbasics.com   (229 words)

  
 Fireside Fly Fishing Custom Built Fly Rods
Fireside Fly Fishing is a singularly focused fly shop that specializes in crafting fine fly rods, gift accessories and art collectibles for anglers with a keen sense of value and a perception of worth.
Limited numbers of exquisite fly rods are built on commission each year from select Tonkin cane and precision synthetic blanks.
Other craftsmen and artisans showcase their skills in flawless fly fishing art, art prints, fly boxes, reel cases, rod tubes, and fly displays that reflect their passion for angling and an undeniable labor of love.
www.firesideflyfishing.com   (401 words)

  
 A Fly Fishing History by Dr. Andrew Herd
If you are interested in ordering a copy of my history of fly fishing, from which the material on this site is derived, click here to e-mail the Medlar Press, The Grange, Ellesmere, Shropshire, England.
There are some very good books on particular periods, countries, or types of fly fishing, but no-one has ever attempted to cover the whole thing before.
The Fly is just about to appear in a paperback edition now that the limited is virtually sold out and a second limited edition volume (subtly called The Flies) will contain details of every major fly pattern from medieval times to the 1899.
www.flyfishinghistory.com /contents.htm   (329 words)

  
 Fly Fishing Guides,Vail Colorado:Guided Fly Fishing Trips:Voted Vails #1 Fly Shop 2005 & 2006
Gorsuch Outfitters is Colorado fly fishing at it's finest.
Our fly shop in Edwards, Colorado and the new shop in Eagle, Colorado have all of the necessary flies, tippet, leaders, fly rods, reels, waders, wading boots, maps, information, Colorado fishing licenses as well as travel clothing you need to have a successful trout fishing trip in Colorado.
If you are thinking of becoming a fly fishing guide in Colorado consider our guide school as an excellent way to help you achieve your goals in fly fishing.
www.gorsuch-outfitters.com   (390 words)

  
 Whistler Fly Fishing with Valley Fishing Guides Canada - Vancouver - Squamish - British Columbia Fishing BC
We specialize in remote wilderness fly fishing trips by helicopter, float plane, and 4x4 in the Coast and Chilcotin mountains of British Columbia.
Fly Fishing Lodge Trips - We work with several remote wilderness fly fishing lodges to give you the ability to experience Beautiful BC's Spectacular fishing opportunities for trout, salmon, steelhead and char!
Spruce Lake is producing an average of 10-20 fish per angler making it a great beginner fly fishing destination.
www.valleyfishing.com   (571 words)

  
 flyfishing colorado - Fly Fishing Colorado is Our Passion
Fly Fishing Knots -- Learn Double Uniknot for joining two pieces of leader together, Triple Surgeons Knot for leader to leader connections, Uniknot also known as the Duncan Loop.
Fishing Articles on a variety of subjects from stories about flyfishing Colorado to stream safety.
FlyFishing Colorado Photos -- Photos of fish caught from the "Dream Stream" area of South Platte River to record rainbows from the North Fork Guest Ranch on North Fork of South Platte.
www.fly-fishing-colorado.com   (574 words)

  
 Fly Fishing Chile Trips - Patagonia - Southern Exposure
Rather than a once-in-a-lifetime trip, we chose to return again and again, always discovering new and wonderful fly fishing opportunities with Alex.
He taught me most of what I know about fly fishing, and showed me the wonders of Patagonia, no matter what the weather.
As fly fishing guides we want you to share our Chile experience and enjoy the pleasure of casting a 16 parachute a foot above a 20" plus trout, watching and waiting for that dramatic second, when there's nothing else but you, the fly and the trout.
www.flyfishingcoyhaique.com   (513 words)

  
 Fly Fishing Outfitters Vail Colorado - Orvis Endorsed Guide Service
Fly Fishing Outfitters, Orvis Endorsed Fly Shop and Guide Service was voted Vail's Best Guide Service for 2005 by the Vail Daily.
Fly Fishing Outfitters is proud to introduce HaberVision, the highest quality eyewear available in the fishing industry.
Fly Fishing Outfitters operates under a special use permit by the White River National Forest.
www.flyfishingoutfitters.net   (453 words)

  
 FlyFisherman.com: The Virtual Flyshop
Asian carp fly into the air when boats pass by, making them easier to catch in midair, than with a rod and reel.
This isn't fly fishing, but it sure is funny....
The National Park Service is recommending installing a weir and fish trap to catch and remove brown and rainbow trout as they move between the Colorado River and Bright Angel Creek.
www.flyfisherman.com   (723 words)

  
 Fly fishing Gear Fly Rods Fly Reels Fly fishing Equipment Oregon Guide Fly fishing Fly Shop online Catalog   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
extensive fly fishing on-line catalog offers a large selection of fly fishing rods, fly fishing reels, waders and wading boots and vests, bags and packs as well as technical clothing for men and women.
If you're interested in fly fishing for steelhead, we offer trips on Oregon's central coastal rivers for steelhead, salmon and cutthroat trout.
Our website offers current Oregon fishing reports that is updated frequently so you can "know before you go", river levels and information on some of Oregon best fly fishing waters.
www.creeksideflyfishing.com   (521 words)

  
 Kiene's Fly Shop - Sacramento's Largest Fly Shop - Fly Fishing @ It's Best!
Kiene's Fly Shop has one of the most diverse inventories stocking over 400 fly rods and almost as many fly reels.
Jeff Putnam assists his students in understanding the sport with over twenty years of personal fly fishing experience and 13 years of teaching.
Fly fishing articles written by local area fly fishers.
www.kiene.com   (366 words)

  
 Czech Coarse & Fly Fishing - The Largest English Language Fishing Web Site in the Czech Republic - Game, Salmon, Trout, ...
Czech Coarse & Fly Fishing is now the LARGEST supplier of Quality fishing holidays in the Czech Republic.
With more packages available than our competitors and with over 200 fishing holidays sold this year we are No.1.
Fishing holidays and tours can usually be arranged with as little as 3 days notice and 1 day trips can be arranged the day before, so if your not sure what your doing until the last minute, it no problem for us.....
www.czechflyfishing.cz   (216 words)

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