Fly Rodding Estuaries

How to Fish Salt Ponds, Coastal Rivers, Tidal Creeks, and Backwaters

Book Description

  • Learn to fish salt ponds, bays, coves, harbors, coastal creeks, and rivers
  • How to find and fish striped bass, bluefish, weakfish, Atlantic bonito, little tunny, American shad, hickory shad, fluke, red drum, spotted seatrout, and more
  • Matching poppers, sliders, streamers, and other flies to the bait fish

    Ideal for the novice as well as the veteran saltwater fly rodder, Fly Rodding Estuaries outlines the many types of backwater that provide excellent fishing along the Atlantic Coast. You will learn where and how to fish estuaries--Mitchell reviews the rods, reels, and fly lines you will need and describes in depth how to fish from canoes, kayaks, and rowboats. This lesser-known area of saltwater fly-fishing will take you into less crowded, rewarding saltwater situations.

  • About Mitchell, Ed

    Ed Mitchell is a frequent contributor to Fly Fisherman, Saltwater Sportsman, and Fly Fishing Quarterly. He lives in New England.