GREAT LAKES STEELHEAD, SALMON, & TROUT: ESSENTIAL TECHNIQUES FOR FLY FISHING THE TRIBUTARIES
Author: Karl Weixlmann
Publisher: STACKPOLE BOOKS, Aug 2009
A thorough compendium of info, tips, & techniques for any angler chasing the elusive salmon, trout, & steelhead of the Great Lakes. Includes recipes for 86 flies & photo sequences of five casting & fishing techniques. 20 B&W illus, 220 color images; 7x9 inches, 192 pgs.
Essential food and flies for Great Lakes species
Detailed information on the major fisheries and their tributaries
Tackle and techniques for guaranteed year-round success
Steelhead is the most sought-after Great Lakes species, attracting fly fishers from around the country. Guide extraordinaire Karl Weixlmann provides a thorough compendium of information, tips, and techniques for any angler chasing the elusive salmon, trout, and steelhead of the Great Lakes. Includes recipes for 86 flies and photo sequences of five casting and fishing techniques.
WHAT THE EXPERTS ARE SAYING:
The fly patterns are state of the art in Great Lakes fly fishing, featuring the best fly tiers and innovators in the business. Matt Supinski
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Karl Weixlmann is a contributing writer for the Erie Times News and has published articles in Fly Fisherman, Pennsylvania Angler, and Outdoor Territory magazines. He is a full-time fly-fishing guide on the south shore of Lake Erie and lives in Erie, Pennsylvania.