A site as fascinating as the sport.
Fly-Fishing-Basics is about fly fishing, rods and reels,
flys and of course fish.
By creating this site we aim to help the newcomer to
learn the ropes, as it were and significantly reduce the
time it takes for him or her to become proficient at
We intend to do this by by pin-pointing the most common
problems facing the novice angler and provide him with a
range of tips and techniques that will allow him to
We know that fly fishing can be a real challenge to any
angler -- novice or veteran and In this guide we intend to
furnish you with the solutions to problems both simple
and complex that the fly fishing enthusiast is likely to
In the process we hope to capture the sheer beauty of
fly-fishing, the satisfaction to be gained from simply
having a rod in your hand and the joy of casting your fly
under a green canopy of overhanging branches.
The benefits and joys of this sport are too numerous to
mention but they await us all out there on the slow moving
sun-dappled streams and river of the great outdoors.
Some problems have only one solution, others have many,you
may have several choices from which to pick the tip or
solution best suited to your fly fishing needs.
The fundamental information found at the beginning of this
guide is followed by a series of more detailed insights
into the complexities of angling for specific fish
species, including advice on selecting and assembling the
correct tackle for the species in question, and tips on the
techniques and tricks which should be adopted in order to
As with all sports a certain amount of luck helps, but
luck can only take you so far,the key to being successful
and getting the most out of your new hobby is knowledge.
Knowledge that you can aquire from fly-fishing-basics.
Remember that before setting out for the water every
novice angler should become familiar with the basic
principles of fly-fishing.