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Dynamic Nymphing: Tactics, Techniques, and Flies from Around the World

4.53  ·  Rating details ·  117 ratings  ·  8 reviews
Advanced tight line nymphing tactics, including Czech, Polish, French, Spanish, and American techniques Rigging and fishing dry and droppers, curly Qs, and conventional indicators Fishing the extremes: shallow water, cold weather, high water, wind Casting and technique sequences that include tuck cast, bow and arrow cast, as well as elevating and leading when tight line ny ...more
Hardcover, 248 pages
Published December 8th 2011 by Stackpole Books
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Mitch
Sep 29, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Informative and technical. I'll definitely read more than once.
Kevin Pora
Dec 19, 2017 rated it really liked it
Solid read for experienced stream/fly fisherman. Not for the beginner by any means.
George is loaded with knowledge and specialized tactics. Especially in Pennsylvania.
Tim
Jul 29, 2014 rated it liked it
Look I am a fly-fisherman, I will read almost anything on the subject in the same way that I will drown a worm in a muddy rain puddle if that is all there is to be had on the fishing front.

Was this book useful? Yes undoubtedly it was and did I enjoy readying it? Of that I am not quite so sure.

There were a few points made which I tend to disagree with, but that said there was a lot of information which I found interesting and quite possibly very useful. It is a book that you should read if you
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An
Jan 27, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: fly fisherman of all skill levels
This is an excellent book that goes over the basics as well as advanced techniques for modern nymphing. The author explores nymphing styles that breath life into the sport and go far beyond the classic and mind numbing - strike indicator bob up and down stuff. It has great photos that break down casting, what nymphs to fish, and how to fish different water types. This book makes you want to go fishing and tie your own confidence flies. That's the best a fly fishing book can accomplish. I've had ...more
Chris
Dec 30, 2017 rated it really liked it
If you're new or experienced at the art of nymphing, there's something in this book for you. You can read most parts of this book and go from absolute novice to catching fish in no time. For the advanced nympher, there are sections in this book that are incredibly specific and detailed. Pick what you want to learn and start catching more fish.
Shea
Dec 02, 2014 rated it it was amazing
After multiple readings and countless skimmings, I continue to find applicable ideas from this book. It's really well-written, and beautifully produced. This is probably the most important book in my fly-fishing library.
Seth Hanson
Jan 07, 2013 rated it really liked it
This book was recommended to me as the most up-to-date and comprehensive work on modern nymphing methods available today. It definitely was all that and more.

If you want romance, read 'A River Runs Through It'. If you want to catch more trout than everyone else, read this book.
Cliff
Feb 16, 2013 rated it really liked it
This book has a broad range of information on different nymphing techniques, from czech nymphing to fishing a dry and dropper. Lots of great suggestions on leader building and building sighters into a leader too.
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