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Bonefish Fly Patterns

Bonefish Fly Patterns

Tying, Selecting, and Fishing all the Best Bonefish Flies from Today's Best Tiers

  • Author: Dick Brown
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
  • ISBN: 0762768053
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 320
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This new and revised edition of Bonefish Fly Patterns is the most comprehensive collection of bonefish flies ever published, displaying fly designs from such world-class flats anglers and guides as Winston Moore, Jim Orthwein (four-time bonefish world record holder), Steve Huff, Harry Spear, Rick Ruoff, Del Brown, John Goddard, Barry and Cathy Beck, Lou Tabory, Tim Borski, Bob Clouser, Lefty Kreh, Tom McGuane, Yvon Chouinard, Craig Mathews, Vic Gaspeny, Dave Skok, Eric Peterson, Patrick Dorsey, and Aaron Adams, and many, many more. The book includes 197 full-color photographs—one for each featured pattern, some published here for the first time. Each fly profile is listed with its creator's authentic recipe and tying tips. Also included are tying sequences for important patterns, a discussion of design trends, a materials glossary, and a list of sources for materials, custom flies, and off-the-shelf patterns. Dick Brown does not forget to describe fly selection for various destinations, habitats, and conditions, and to advise anglers on how to present flies and what prey they portray.

Fly Fishing for Bonefish, New and Revised

Fly Fishing for Bonefish, New and Revised

  • Author: Dick Brown
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
  • ISBN: 1461745721
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 368
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Chasing the lightning-fast bonefish across the south Pacific, Florida, and the Caribbean is for many anglers a near obsession, and this is the handbook to such fly-fishing adventure. Author Dick Brown, a widely experienced bonefisher and fly tyer who writes for several angling journals, offers keen advice for successful bonefishing – both his insights and those of other experts such as Lefty Kreh, Ben Estes, and Stu Apte. Brown and his cohorts help the reader spot, stalk, cast to and strike this most wily, challenging quarry. He also analyzes the use of numerous flies, telling which patterns work best and when, and details superb bonefishing destinations with fully up-to-date information.

Fly-Fishing for Bonefish

Fly-Fishing for Bonefish

  • Author: Chico Fernandez
  • Publisher: Stackpole Books
  • ISBN: 9780811700955
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 192
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Essential background on the bonefish's environment and food. Learn what tackle and flies to take and how to cast efficiently in the flats.

Production Fly Tying

Production Fly Tying

  • Author: A. K. Best
  • Publisher: Stackpole Books
  • ISBN: 0811761916
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 176
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Hailed by Lefty Kreh as the best fly-tying book of the past few years and by Field & Stream as "a bible of invaluable secrets," this revised third edition of a fly-tying classic is a great resource for both beginner and expert tiers.

Essential Bonefish Flies - Andros

Essential Bonefish Flies - Andros

A Guide to Tying the 7 Must Have Flies for Andros Island, Bahamas

  • Author: Drew Chicone
  • Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • ISBN: 9781484014844
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  • Page: 96
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Although there are thousands of existing bonefish patterns, spend any amount of time around dyed-in-the-wool bone fishermen and you will find that that the Pareto principle (also known as the 80-20 rule) definitely holds true. Only a small assortment of proven patterns earn a spot their fly boxes, no matter where they intend on fishing. Friends, guides, travel literature and most importantly personal on the flats experience have narrowed my list of must have bonefish flies down to 7 essential patterns... in no particular order. Ververka's Mantis Shrimp, Cownes Bonefish Scampi, McVay's Gotcha, Owen's 90 Percenter, Chicone's Tranqu-Hill-izer and Bone Appetit and Ginevri's Avalon have all proven to be highly productive for Andros Island in the Bahamas. Understanding where the fly was intended to be fished, what factors led the designer to choose the materials he did, and why the pattern has evolved helps to give you the whole picture. Interviews with the fly's designer will give you a peek into the heads of some of these innovative tiers and should help you to understand how they think and create new patterns as well as gives you a insider's perspective, valuable insight, and hopefully encouragement to create your own unique patterns.

Fly Fishing for Bonefish, Permit & Tarpon

Fly Fishing for Bonefish, Permit & Tarpon

  • Author: Lefty Kreh
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Bonefish
  • Page: 160
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Saltwater Fly Patterns

Saltwater Fly Patterns

  • Author: Lefty Kreh
  • Publisher: Lyons Press
  • ISBN: 9781558213371
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 211
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Saltwater Fly Patterns is a compilation of superb color photographs and clear, effective recipes for hundreds of the most popular and proven flies used by the experts. This is the much-needed complete revision of the standard handbook on saltwater fly patterns. This new edition includes twenty new color plates and brings the total number of flies shown and described to more than 350. Also, this edition includes new and innovative flies from South Africa, Australia, France, England, and elsewhere throughout the world.This book is essential for any fly fisherman who fishes in salt water, anywhere in the world. (7 X 91/4, 224 pages, color photos)

Saltwater Fly Tying

Saltwater Fly Tying

  • Author: Frank Wentink
  • Publisher: Lyons Press
  • ISBN: 9781558213555
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 159
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Provides detailed instructions for making artificial flies suitable for use in saltwater fishing, including sea ducers, glass minnows, and flies designed for attracting specific types of fish

Fly Fishing for Bonefish

Fly Fishing for Bonefish

  • Author: Dick Brown
  • Publisher: Lyons Press
  • ISBN: 9781493039715
  • Category: Nature
  • Page: 368
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A comprehensive guide to the bonefish, and to the tackle, flies, skills and techniques needed to catch it.

Fly-Fishing the Flats

Fly-Fishing the Flats

  • Author: Barry Beck,Cathy Beck
  • Publisher: Stackpole Books
  • ISBN: 9780811706261
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 148
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This lavishly illustrated book is both a practical guide and a visual celebration of the sport from an eminently qualified team. Barry and Cathy Beck have fished and hosted trips to the best saltwater flats in the hemisphere. Here, you'll fine expert advice on fishing for thirteen species, from strippers in Martha's Vineyard, to flats Super Grand Slam. You'll find detailed instruction on long cast techniques, including a seven page photo sequence on the double haul alone. A guide to flies, gear, and tackle, as well as veteran travellers' advice about where and when to go for the best fishing.