Handbook of Hatches Popular reference work updated with full-color photos of the insects
An understandable approach and useful guide to fishing hatches
Covers mayflies, caddisflies, stoneflies, midges, dragonflies, boatmen, alderflies, and hellgrammites
Fishing success comes from making wise observations on stream and acting on them right away. In Handbook of Hatches, Hughes teaches how to match the hatch and not worry about identifying the insect until later, if at all, and to fish better, focus on shape, size, and color to choose the best fly for the situation.
About the Author:
Introductory Guide to the Foods Trout Eat & the Most Effective Flies to Match Them: 2nd Edition
Dave Hughes is the editor of Flyfishing & Tying Journal and has written twenty-five books about fly fishing for trout, including Trout Flies, Wet Flies, Essential Trout Flies, and Taking Trout.
288 pages, 164 color photos