Archive for the ‘trout fishing’ Category

trout fishing flyfishing reels

Most fly reels that you would consider for trout fishing are single action reels. For every turn you make cranking the line in, you get that much line back. Spinner reels in comparison typically have drastically greater ratios than this from 4-6:1, or 4 to 6 revolutions of line per turn of the handle. The […]


Features in Water that Attract Trout

Trout are concerned with survival. This means they need to be comfortable, have sufficient food and stay alive. Comfort comes into play when considering the temperature and oxygen content of the water. Sufficient food means that there has to be fish, aquatic and terrestrial bugs in the area that they can feed on. Of course, […]


When do trout like to eat?

Spinners are often used as lures when trout fishing and lure fishing is my preferred method. However, depending on the conditions bait can be used. Look to crickets, grasshoppers, beetles, worms, salmon eggs, chicken liver, bees, ants, wasps, other fish and flies as bait. You can also use cheese, marshmallows and corn. Power Bait is […]