Compact & effective guide to fly casting includes detailed sections on: 11 habits of highly effective casters, basic 4-part cast, essential roll cast, false casting, getting more distance, casting into the wind, & more. Full color throughout; 7x10 inches; 128 pgs.
Newly revised and updated
Full color throughout
Now updated, including full-color illustrations, The L.L. Bean Fly-Casting Handbook is a must-have for all beginning and intermediate fly casters. Based on the winning methods of the L.L. Bean Fly-Fishing Schools, effective for decades. Anglers will find this accessible guide helpful to becoming a more accomplished fly caster.
This authoritative guide to fly casting includes detailed sections on:
*the eleven habits of highly effective casters
*the basic four-part cast
*the essential roll cast
*getting more distance
*casting into the wind
*double hauling and other special techniques
*correcting common faults
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Macauley Lord has taught beginning and expert fly casters as head instructor at the L.L. Bean Fly-Fishing School. He lives in Maine.
ABOUT THE COMPANY
L.L. Bean was founded in 1912, and is now one of America's most successful and well-respected mail-order catalog retailers. Their business philosophy of selling quality products with an unconditional guarantee and of treating customers fairly has earned them a loyal following. L.L. Bean recently passed the $1 billion mark with sales in the U.S. and worldwide, and sent over 140 million catalogs in 1997 alone.