Steelhead Fly Fishing on the Olympic Peninsula: The Color of Winter

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Washington's Olympic Peninsula has some of the most well-known steelhead rivers in the world, and Doug Rose has been fly-fishing on them for decades. Steelhead Fly Fishing on the Olympic Peninsula is a great fishing guide for the area, but it goes so much deeper than that; Rose also discusses the history of the region, the famous fly-fishers and tiers who were inspired by this beautiful area, conservation issues of the local steelhead, and special points of interest in the Olympic Peninsula. The rivers covered ...
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Overview

Washington's Olympic Peninsula has some of the most well-known steelhead rivers in the world, and Doug Rose has been fly-fishing on them for decades. Steelhead Fly Fishing on the Olympic Peninsula is a great fishing guide for the area, but it goes so much deeper than that; Rose also discusses the history of the region, the famous fly-fishers and tiers who were inspired by this beautiful area, conservation issues of the local steelhead, and special points of interest in the Olympic Peninsula. The rivers covered in-depth, include: the Queets, Bogachiel, Hoh, and Quinalt, just to name a few. Whether you are lucky enough to fish the Olympic Peninsula or just want to learn more about steelhead, this book is for you.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781571883032
  • Publisher: Amato, Frank Publications, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 11/28/2003
  • Pages: 156
  • Sales rank: 821,908
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Color of Winter 8
Chapter 2 Queets 15
Chapter 3 West End Steelhead 19
Chapter 4 A Room-Temperature IQ 26
Chapter 5 Ghosts 34
Chapter 6 Bogachiel 41
Chapter 7 Mr. Glasso's Flies 44
Chapter 8 Deus Ex Machina 50
Chapter 9 Winter Solstice 57
Chapter 10 Hoh 65
Chapter 11 Industrial-Strength Flies 68
Chapter 12 The Creeks 73
Chapter 13 The Big Rod 80
Chapter 14 Sol Duc 86
Chapter 15 Dead-Drift 89
Chapter 16 The Park 95
Chapter 17 Maximum Sustained Harvest 102
Chapter 18 Quinault 109
Chapter 19 Garrett's Stoneflies and Feather Wings 112
Chapter 20 Timber and Fish 118
Chapter 21 DixwodAchtada 127
Chapter 22 Calawah 131
Chapter 23 Refugia 134
Chapter 24 The Elwha 141
Chapter 25 Calypso Orchids 147
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