Great Smoky Mountains National Park Angler's Companion
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Author: Ian Rutter
WHAT'S THIS BOOK ABOUT?
The weather, geology, geographic location, entomology, native plant life, and fisheries management policies have combined to create daunting obstacles for the Great Smoky Mountain fly-angler. In this book, Ian Rutter unlocks the secrets of this gorgeous region, including; trout steams, game fish, fishing methods, fishing seasons, catching larger trout, trout flies, and more. Some of the streams are closed to fishing for the study and preservation of brook trout populations, but those that are open to fishing are described individually, including fish species, productive flies and techniques, stream features, access, easy-to-read icons, and more. If you are fortunate enough to fish this beautiful, historical area of America, this handbook will be your perfect guide.
WHAT'S GREAT ABOUT THIS BOOK?
1. Easily-identified icons make stream attributes easily and quickly apparent; fish species present, hiking required, camp sights; boat access; campgrounds; and car fishing.
2. Spectacular scenery highlighted with beautiful photographs.
3. Chambers of Commerce listing allow anglers to easily book fishing trips
8.5 x 11 inches, 68 pages, all color, Softbound
WHO IS THE AUTHOR?
As a volunteer for the fisheries division and an employee at the most-visited fly shop near the park, Ian Rutter is very familiar with fly-fishing in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. He has given numerous presentations across the Southeast, and currently has an instructional fly-fishing video in production.
For more information about the author go to Ian Rutter on "Ask About Fly Fishing.com Internet Radio." Don't forget to click on the interview recording!