Fly Fishing in Connecticut

A Guide for Beginners

Author: Kevin Murphy

Publisher: Wesleyan University Press

ISBN: 0819572845

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 120

View: 7393


In this book, a long-time resident and devoted fly fisherman imparts a wealth of knowledge about fly fishing in Connecticut. Kevin Murphy teaches novice anglers about the state’s trout hatcheries and stocking programs, the differences between brook, brown, and rainbow trout, and offers easy-to-follow instructions on the basics of fly fishing. In this concise text, the reader finds the essentials in fly fishing gear, stream tactics, casting, and a host of related topics. In addition, would-be anglers gain a useful glimpse into the history of fishing in the state, plus important tips on stream conservation, fly fishing etiquette, regulations, and safety. Most importantly, anglers will find a veritable road map to Connecticut’s best trout streams and rivers. The book even offers excellent suggestions for comfortable lodging in prime fly fishing locations and—once the day’s fishing is done—a few mouth-watering recipes for cooking one’s catch. Whether you’re in the market for that first pair of waders, thinking of tuning up your casting technique, or just want to know where the fish are biting, this is the book to read.

Coarse Fishing Basics

A Beginner's Guide

Author: Steve Partner

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780600614012

Category: Coarse fishing

Page: 128

View: 1067


Everything you need to know from choosing the right equipment to what bait to use. Learn vital skills from hook removal, spinning, legering and dead-baiting, to where to find the most common fish, what they look like and how to catch them. Using a unique mixture of artwork and photography this is a vital reference for the novice angler.

Fly Fishing Made Easy

A Manual For Beginners With Tips For The Experienced

Author: Dave Card,Michael Rutter

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1461748453

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 240

View: 8633


Clearly written and generously illustrated, this book presents a practical, informative approach, geared specifically toward novice and intermediate anglers. You'll learn how to select the right equipment, master basic as well as intermediate casting techniques, read the water in order to find the fish, study various types of water bugs to determine what the fish are feeding on and pick the right fly for the job.

A Beginners Guide to Whittling

Author: Bruce Totman

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 1440126992

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 49

View: 3117


A guide to types of wood, knives and their care for those wishing to learn about whittling. Have you ever thought about whittling? Pictured yourself sitting on the front porch in a rocking chair with a knife and a piece of wood watching the neighbourhood activity? Maybe not!! How about sitting by the lake with fishing line out and whittling away the time? Relaxing and waiting to get a bite. This book covers knife types and care along with safety, wood basics and three beginners projects.

The Scouting Guide to Basic Fishing: An Officially-Licensed Book of the Boy Scouts of America

200 Essential Skills for Selecting Tackle, Tying Knots, Casting, and Catching Fish

Author: The Boy Scouts of America,Wade Bourne

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1510742794

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 192

View: 856


In The Scouting Guide to Basic Fishing, current Scouts, Scout alumni, and anyone interested in the outdoors are provided with a step-by-step guide that masterfully breaks down the art of fishing with diagrams, vivid photographs, and lessons on everything the beginner needs to know, including: Different types of fishing equipment and how to select the best tackle Baiting techniques for artificial and natural baits Selecting the best fishing spot The many choices of boats, motors, and boating accessories Methods for cooking and cleaning your catch And so much more! Since 1910, the Boy Scouts of America has helped build the future leaders of this country by combining educational activities and lifelong values with fun. The BSA is committed to training youth in responsible citizenship, character development, and self-reliance through participation in a wide range of outdoor activities.

Beginner's Guide to Fly Fishing

Author: Jim Casada,James A. Casada

Publisher: Barron''s Educational Series


Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 96

View: 1556


Wherever you find a clear freshwater stream or river, you'll also find devoted anglers intent on matching their wits against trout, salmon, and other fighting fish. Here is the perfect instruction book for beginners. Clear, comprehensive charts detail essential information on how to choose appropriate flies, rods, reels, and lines for catching different varieties of fish. With words and pictures, author Peter Gathercole also coaches his readers on fishing skills and techniques, starting with simple basics that include assembling the fishing rod, attaching the fly, mastering casting techniques, and reeling. He takes novice fishermen through the many steps toward proficiency and a pleasurable fishing experience. He also offers refresher chapters for those anglers who have been away from fishing for some time. And even advanced anglers will find advice and tips guaranteed to improve their skills for their next fishing outing. This attractive book is filled with hundreds of how-to color photos.

New Business Beginners' Guide

Tools for a New Business

Author: Lamin Tombekai Kamara

Publisher: Lamin Tombekai Kamara

ISBN: 1432710486

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 124

View: 6113


Top Secrets of Business Tips Unveiled Within! The tactful structure of this first edition is making Small Business owners to achieve their goals in managing their minuscule businesses. Also, special attention is in support of office management, employee services and public relations techniques. The second edition of this book will explore managerial ethics and services in pursuing a better business structure for the good of entrepreneurship in relative managerial structures.