Lefty Kreh began fly fishing in 1947 and has mentored many since that time. This beginner to advanced paperback can be purchased at Amazon.com as a used book for as little as $0.36 and new for only $3.48. And the newest edition (circa 2007) sells for only $10.51 new and $8.46 used. This is truly a great tutorial which got me over my “short cast” hump after a twelve year lay-off from fly fishing during college, graduate school and my post-graduate training.
This excellent book takes one through the basics of fly casting first. Then you are taught how to do single, double and water hauls to increase distance. It also discusses basics such as cleaning your line and guide sizes as well as other maneuvers to increase casting distance. If you practice everything discussed here, I guarantee you more distance than you ever dreamed possible.
"Longer Fly Casting" would make a wonderful gift any time. Whether it be for Christmas, Father’s or Mother’s Day, birthday, anniversary or just because - the
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