By John Gierach
John Gierach is understood for his witty, trenchant observations approximately fly-fishing. In A Fly Rod of Your Own, Gierach once more takes us into his international and scrutinizes the artwork of fly-fishing. He travels to distant fishing destinations the place the airport isn't a lot larger than a storage and a flight could be held up simply because a passenger is operating overdue. He sings the praises of the expert pilots who fly to distant fishing motels in difficult destinations and undesirable climate. He explains why even the main veteran fisherman turns out to muff his solid every time he’s being filmed or photographed. He describes the all-but-impassable roads that fishermen constantly appear to come across on the top fishing spots and why fishermen talk about four-wheel force autos virtually as passionately and regularly as they talk about fly rods and flies. And whereas he’s on that topic, he explains why even the main conscientious fisherman continuously turns out to acquire extra rods and flies than he may ever need.
As Gierach says, “fly-fishing is a continuing approach that you simply discover ways to love for its personal sake. those that fish already get it, and people who don’t couldn’t care much less, so don’t waste your breath on a person who doesn’t fish.” From Alaska to the Rockies and around the continent to Maine and the Canadian Maritimes, A Fly Rod of your individual is an ode to people who fish—and they're going to get it.
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A Fly Rod of Your Own (John Gierach's Fly-fishing Library) by John Gierach