FLY FISHER'S GUIDE TO TEXAS (NEW EDITION)
Author: Phil Shook
Publisher: WILDERNESS ADVENTURES PRESS, Jul 2007
By far the most comprehensive travel/flyfishing guidbook to date. It covers Texas in its entirety from the trout-filled lakes and rivers of the Hill Country to the exciting waters of the Gulf Coast. Author Phil Shook is a nationally known fly fishing writer whose stories have appeared in
The Texas Outdoor Writers Association selected The Flyfisher's guide to Texas by Phil Shook as THE BEST OUTDOOR BOOK OF THE YEAR in its 2002 Excellence in Crafts Competition!
Covers all of Texas, from lakes to rivers to the fish one will catch.
Some lakes included are: E. V. Spence, Possum Kingdom, O. H. Ivy, Corpus Christi, Lake Buchanan, Falcon, Lake Texoma, Sam Rayburn and more. Rivers included are the Guadalupe, Lanno, Rio Grande, Nueces, and the Sabinal.
Shook also covers the fish of the Texas waters such as Bass--Largemouth, Smallmouth, White, Guadalupe and Striper--as well as Panfish--Crappie, Trout and Catfish.
There will be over 150 detailed lake and river maps showing lake depths, river access, campsites, and areas of special interest in addition to hatch charts, stream facts and recommended flies.
Covers essential travel information such as accommodations, campgrounds, listings for fly shops, restaurants, car repair and rental in addition to hospitals, airports and more. This book is the best yet and an essential guidebook for the Texas angler as well as for those visiting from out of state.