×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

The Orvis Pocket Guide to Dry-Fly Fishing: A Detailed Field Guide to Casting, Strategies, Fly Selection, and Presentation
     

The Orvis Pocket Guide to Dry-Fly Fishing: A Detailed Field Guide to Casting, Strategies, Fly Selection, and Presentation

by Tom Rosenbauer
 

This handy reference and guidebook covers the essential elements of this most exciting form of fly fishing, including tips on how to select the right dry fly for the situation, the best types of water and the best times of day to fish dries, identifying riseforms and what the fish are eating, special leaders and the right rod and line, and ways to present the fly

Overview

This handy reference and guidebook covers the essential elements of this most exciting form of fly fishing, including tips on how to select the right dry fly for the situation, the best types of water and the best times of day to fish dries, identifying riseforms and what the fish are eating, special leaders and the right rod and line, and ways to present the fly to make it look natural. Also included are valuable tips on how to approach a rising fish without spooking it, and how to cast the fly on fast, slow, or still water to obtain the best results.
Whether you are fishing the water for unseen trout or for rising selective feeders, this pocket reference book should always be in your tackle bag or vest.
Illustrated with color photographs and superb drawings by Rod Walinchus, this pocket guide will prove indispensable for beginners and experts alike.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"No one in America knows more about dry fly fishing than Tom Rosenbauer, and he makes that clear on every page of this book." - Sid Evans, Editor, Field & Stream

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781585747962
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
09/07/2003
Series:
Orvis Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
4.00(w) x 6.25(h) x (d)

Meet the Author

Tom Rosenbauer has been a fly fisher for over thirty years. His books include The Orvis Fly-Fishing Guide, Prospecting for Trout, Casting Illusions, Fly Fishing in America, and many more. His articles have been published in every major American outdoor magazine. He works in Manchester, Vermont, as vice president of marketing at Orvis.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews