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How To Go Fly Fishing: A Quick Intro
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I love fishing in the high mountains. I feel like it adds so much to the experience of backpacking. In fact, though I only learned to fly fish in 2005, I cannot remember backpacking without it.

Backpacker Magazine has a very simple intro to fly fishing that I enjoyed. If you are interested in taking up the hobby, head on over and take a look. 10 simple tricks! An example:

1. WATCH FIRST If the trout are eating on the surface, use a dry fly that mimics the size and color of the insects. Use nymphs to go after deep-feeding fish. In small streams that lack flying insects, trout eat ants, beetles, spiders, crickets and other creepy crawlies. Cast flies that look like them.

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Hawkeye-TP
A man of adventure and generally swell guy. He was born, and has been winging it since then. Trevor@thetrekplanner.com

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