A comprehensive guide to catching bass, trout, salmon, walleyes, panfish, saltwater gamefish, & much more. Profiles all of the major gamefish in both fresh & salt water & reveals pro secrets on how to catch them. 200 b&W photos & illus; 8.5x11 inches, 960 pgs.
A must-have book for fresh- and saltwater fishermen.
With fishing advice from such experts as Bill Dance, Roland Martin, Wade Bourne, Tom Rosenbauer, Kirk Deeter, Charlie Meyer, Conway Bowman, and Lamar Underwood, The Ultimate Guide to Fishing Skills, Tactics, and Techniques profiles all of the major gamefish in both fresh and salt water and reveals pro secrets on how to catch them. Learn how Roland Martin entices largemouths with striking lures. Study Bill Dance's twenty tricks for consistently catching bass in thick weed beds or clear, open water. Want to know what Kirk Deeter and Charlie Meyer have learned from their years of fly fishing for trout? How about Lamar Underwood's tools for success? It's all here, divided into sections on bass, trout, walleyes, pike-pickerel-muskellunge, panfish, salmon, steelhead, catfish, ice fishing, and salt water fishing for easy reference. You'll also find sections on knot tying, boats and boating, comfort and safety on the water, and even delicious recipes for cooking your fresh caught fish.
This volume also includes a classic reading section featuring stories from such fishing literary legends as Nick Lyons, Ted Leeson, John Taintor who remind us what fishing is really all about.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Jay Cassell, senior editor at Skyhorse Publishing, Inc., has fished all over the world and has written about it in such publications as Field & Stream and Sports Afield. When not writing or reading about fishing, Cassell spends his time fly fishing for trout on the Beaverkill and in the Neversink Gorge, both deep in the heart of New York's Catskill Mountains.