Detailed & comprehensive guide to top-water fly fishing for largemouth & smallmouth bass, covering everything anyone needs to know to enjoy the thrill of bass bug fishing. Includes: behavior of bass, when & where to fish, recognizing good bugging water, equipment, effective bugs, & how to tie the best bass bugs. B/w & color photos; 6x9 inches, 176 pgs.
Bass Bug Fishing is a detailed and comprehensive guide to top-water fly fishing for largemouth and smallmouth bass, covering everything anyone needs to know to enjoy the thrill of bass bug fishing:
*the behavior of bass at various times of day and season
*when and where to fish
*recognizing good bugging water
*the most effective tactics and techniques
*the history of bass bugs
*selecting effective bugs
*how to tie the best bass bugs
*and much more
No one who uses a fly rod to fish for bass--beginner to expert--will want to miss this book.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
William G. Tapply's prolific writing includes books on the outdoors such as A Fly-Fishing Life and Sportsman's Legacy, the Brady Coyne mystery novels, and numerous articles for Field & Stream, American Angler, and Warmwater Fly Fishing. He lives in Harvard, Massachusetts, and teaches writing at Emerson College, Clark University, and the Writer's Digest School.