Izaak Walton, fishing guru and author of The Compleat Angler, described fly fishing as “the contemplative man’s recreation.” That was centuries ago, yet until quite recently, with very few exceptions, fly fishing remained the exclusive domain of men. There was even an air of machismo about it.
But no longer. Karin Fischer, first female owner of a fly fishing business in Colorado, says that in the last few years more and more women have caught the fly fishing bug. A little over a decade ago, she learned traditional fly fishing methods from her husband at the time.
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