Expert saltwater fly fisherman, Conway Bowman, offers advice & useful techniques for the beginner fisherman in The Orvis Guide to Beginning Saltwater Fly Fishing—ideal for the novice that wants to learn & perfect their skills. Written in conjunction with the prestigious Orvis Company, this all encompassing guide is meant to teach & guide fishermen that wish to begin their adventure of saltwater fly fishing & don't know exactly how. Bowman answers questions ranging from what equipment is needed to how to identify saltwater fish to proven techniques to catch bigger & better fish.
This guide covers all the basics—from rods, reels, lines, & tippets to the actual art of identifying & catching fish to using the tides, moon, & weather in your favor—making it the key to fun & effective fishing. With hundreds of full color photographs to accompany Bowman's nuggets of wisdom, The Orvis Guide to Beginning Saltwater Fly Fishing is the true companion for the outdoorsman that wants to catch top notch fish.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Conway Bowman is an expert fly fisherman & owner of Bowman Bluewater—where he guides for bluewater species on the fly, notably killer mako sharks. He has mastered extreme fly fishing in rivers, lakes, & seas. He is currently host of Dollar Wise Fly on Versus Network & co-hosted ESPN's In Search of Flywater. Bowman also has been featured in national magazines including Field & Stream, Men's Journal, & Wild On the Fly. He currently holds the IGFA world record for redfish caught on the fly & resides in San Diego, California.