This book reveals specific strategies and locations for the best fishing in the region. More than 300 step-by-step photos teach the important fishing skills, and in-depth chapters give insight into trout biology and behaviour, guaranteeing that anglers will increase their catch. Sections include: Secrets to Fishing the Pacific Northwest; Understanding Trout and Salmon; Equipment; Stream-Fishing Techniques; Spinning and Baitcasting Techniques; Techniques for Special Waters; and, Fishing for Trophy Trout.
Gary Lewis (Bend, OR) is an award-winning outdoor writer who has hunted and fished for more than two decades. He has authored six books and his work has appeared in numerous national and regional publications. John van Vliet grew up fishing in the Adirondack Mountains of upstate New York, and honed his skills on the creeks of Southeastern Minnesota, An accomplished flytier and fly-fishing instructor, he has written extensively on fishing for trout.