OKLAHOMA SPORTFISHING: A COMPLETE SPORTSMAN'S GUIDE
Author: John Gifford
Publisher: W.W. NORTON & COMPANY, Jun 2002
Where & how to catch the biggest fish in a state with a surprising amount of waterfront. 51 lake, reservoir, & stream destinations. Covers casting, fly fishing, & spin fishing in pusuit of 12 popular species of fish. 30 B&W photos, 45 maps; 6x9, 224 pgs.
OKLAHOMA SPORTFISHING is the first and only fishing guide to some 51 lake, reservoir, and stream destinations in Oklahoma. Gifford covers casting, fly fishing, and spin fishing in pursuit of 12 popular species of fish, including largemouth bass, small-mouth bass, striped bass, hybrid striped bass, trout, bluegill, catfish, and carp. The heart of the book is its descriptions of dozens of destinations -- including directions, special fee or permit requirements, specific seasonal information, and other inside tips. Gifford, a veteran of 30 years of Oklahoma fishing, shares hnis intimate knowledge and tips for fishing a region where success can mean catching a trophy bass, or landing an elusive trout on a remote mountain stream.
* Oklahoma bass fishing draws large crowds from Texas and elsewhere.
* Conservation efforts mean fishing continues to improve in Oklahoma.
* Unique, detailed book with no competition.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
John Gifford is a freelance writer specializing in outdoor subjects. He lives in Norman, Oklahoma.