Fly Fishing Guides

Fly Fishing Guides Fly fishing has grown in popularity over the years to the point it is at now – an almost obsession for many avid outdoorsmen (and women!) When looking for a guide to fly fishing, you need to find one that will cover both the basics along with the advanced techniques. There is no one way to fly fish right or wrong. It takes practice and persistence, but you will find an amazing recreational value when you take up this sport. Fly fishing isn’t a complicated sport, but if you can find an expert to guide you along the way, you will become a better angler. Looking for a fly fishing guide can be a huge undertaking as …

Tips For Fishing In Salt Water

Tips For Fishing In Salt Water Fishing will always be challenging regardless of where you fish. However for a successful and enjoyable experience on the salt waters, there are several simple tips that will help along the way. First, you need to make sure you are licensed to fish before you begin. This is true regardless of where you fish. Check the fishing regulations for the state or country you are in. Your boat is your most important “tool” for a salt water fishing trip. The size of the vessel you need will be determined by how many people intend to come along with you. Many of those who enjoy fishing in shore opt for a boat roughly fifteen feet …

Different Types of Fly Fishing Casts

Different Types of Fly Fishing Casts The art of casting is a very important skill in fly fishing. It requires gradual, synchronized movements. It helps to think of each movement, both the back cast in the forward cast, is divided into three steps. The first is loading, the second is the momentum of projection, and the third is the pause. It takes a lot of practice to master the art of casting in fly fishing. There are several types of casts. The most common of these include the basic cast, false cast, side and reverse casts, roll cast, and double haul cast. In fly fishing the easiest cast, called the basic cast, is simply casting the line straight back and …

Fly Fishing Journals – Keep Track of Your Trips

Fly Fishing Journals – Keep Track of Your Trips Fly fishing is addictive. Once you start, you’ll never stop. Whether you are going to the local water hole or to Alaska, you should use a fly fishing journal to keep track of your sessions. Fly Fishing Journals Fly fishing is more than just fishing, it’s a peaceful, surreal activity. For many, there is almost a meditative quality to casting. For avid fly fisherman, fly fishing trips to locations such as the Battenkill River in Vermont, Green River in Utah and Letort in Pennsylvania are a must. Of course, the possibility of trips to Argentina, Alaska and other exotic locations can make ones eyes glassy. For many, however, past fly fishing …