Blue Ribbon Bow: A Fly-Fishing History of the Bow River -- Canada's Greatest Trout Stream

Blue Ribbon Bow: A Fly-Fishing History of the Bow River -- Canada's Greatest Trout Stream

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Blue Ribbon Bow: A Fly-Fishing History of the Bow River -- Canada's Greatest Trout Stream by Jim McLennan, Charles F. Waterman, Jim Crawford

Traces the Bow's ancient glacial origins to the modern day, with a look at the impact of human activity on the river, and advice for successful fishing through the seasons.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780921835516
Publisher: Gorman, Johnson Book Publishers
Publication date: 11/20/2002
Pages: 184
Product dimensions: 5.85(w) x 8.97(h) x 0.41(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword9
Author's Acknowledgments11
Introduction13
Chapter 1The Whole of the Bow15
Chapter 2A History of the Bow River Valley28
Chapter 3A History of the Bow River Trout Fishery55
Chapter 4The Bow River Trout Fishery Today65
Chapter 5Fishing the Bow River69
Chapter 6The Upper Bow River95
Chapter 7The Middle and Lower Bow River105
Chapter 8Fly Patterns138
Chapter 9The State of the Bow River Trout Fishery148
Bibliography164
Bow River Dry Flies169
Bow River Nymphs and Streamers171
A Year on the Bow--A Photo Essay173

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