A practical guide to designing and tying flies for trout in stocked streams and delayed harvest waters
Can you design and tie flies especially for stocked trout and delayed harvest trout fishing? Yes, you can...and Tying Flies for Stocked Trout shows you how. This unique book looks at what makes stocked trout respond to flies in the way that they do and then shows you how to create and customize a wide variety of fly patterns specifically designed with stocked trout in mind. This desktop-friendly tying guide includes step-by-step instructions to help you tie dozens of proven patterns, with detailed instructions and clear, easy to follow line drawings showing you every tying step along the way. You'll also find plenty of stream-tested tips on how to fish these flies in a variety of different trout fishing situations, and you'll also gain the insights and understanding that you need to go even further and create unique pattern designs and variations of your own.
- Step-by-step instructions
- Clear and higly detailed illustrations
- Practical tips on how to fish these flies
- A look at why each fly is tied the way it is
- What you need to know to create more pattens of your own design