FLY FISHING BASICS – PART II: FLY SELECTION FOR COLORADO
Credit: Doug Skinner, Colorado Outdoors
Picking the right flies for your first fishing trip can be an intimidating experience. And while most local fly fishing shops will be happy to guide you through your first purchase, there’s something to be said about being an informed buyer. Howard Horton, Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s Angler Outreach Coordinator, takes the mystery out of filling your fly box by revealing a combination of flies that will work in a range of waters, from Colorado’s mountain streams to the reservoirs. Howard discusses basic fly selections, including dry flies, nymphs and streamers – walking you through setups like the dry-dropper that are sure to increase your confidence and success on your next outdoor fishing adventure.
WATCH THE VIDEO ON THE COLORADO OUTDOORS ONLINE: https://coloradooutdoorsmag.com/2018/07/24/fly-fishing-fly-selection-for-colorado/