THRASHER’S FLY FISHING GUIDE: AN ESSENTIAL HANDBOOK FOR ALL SKILL LEVELSby: Susan Thrasher
Expert angler Susan Thrasher provides all the information you need to get you on the water and fly fishing with success. 5.5×8.5 inches, 256 pgs.
Casting & General Fly Fishing Techniques
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Fly fishing is a wonderful and thrilling way to catch fish-and it isn’t as complicated as you might think. More and more people are using this intriguing method to catch trout, bluegill, sailfish, and more. You can count yourself among them. It just takes the right equipment, a little bit of know-how, and some practice. If you’ve never tried because you heard it’s “too hard,” then you are missing out! Ignore the doubters and the naysayers.
Thrasher begins with the basics, introducing terminology and recommending equipment to get you going. She delves into various techniques and further touches upon everything from taking a guided trip to winter fishing. Along the way, she includes personal stories and anecdotes sure to entertain and encourage. As you continue further into this essential guide, you’ll gain more advanced knowledge, such as how to select the best fly line and fly rod for different fishing situations, how to identify the fish that you catch, and even proper etiquette while fishing.
Whether you’ve never hooked a fish or have spent your whole life filling a basket with fresh catch, Thrasher’s Fly Fishing Guide is your all-in-one resource on fly fishing. You’ll enjoy Thrasher’s engaging writing style, and you’ll appreciate her step-by-step approach that can take you from “never tried” to “let’s go again tomorrow!”
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Susan Thrasher started fishing at a young age with her dad in East Tennessee and has been passionate about the outdoors all of her life. In 2004, she started Southern Brookies Fly Fishing, a guide service and instructional school, near Nashville, Tennessee. She left a successful engineering career in 2015 to venture into the business full-time. Her passion for fly fishing led her to serve as the co-founder of the Music City Fly Girls, a women’s fly-fishing group, and to serve as the Middle Tennessee retreat leader for Casting for Recovery, a program focused on breast cancer survivors and the healing nature of fly fishing. Thrasher credits most of her teaching success with experience gained as an instructor at the Wulff School of Fly Fishing, where she has been on staff for the past 15 years. She currently lives in East Nashville, Tennessee, just a short drive from her beloved Caney Fork River.
Publisher: INGRAM PUBLISHING SERVICES
Publish Date: 05-01-2020