Last weekend, i went camping at the lake and my brothers and cousin were fishing. My little brother came back with a brand new fishing pole! an ugly stick too!!!! i couldn't believe it! he hooked right off the bottom of the lake and realed it in. he thought that it was a really big fish, but my big brother new it had to be a fishing pole, and behold! a brand new fishing pole! it is really nice too! i was soooo jelouse! lucky little brat!^^ after he came back to camp with it, i grabbed my pole and went straight down to the dock. i got a 5lb trout, but no fishing pole for me:(
Several methods can be used to fish a dry fly. Dead drifting, skating, and twitching are probably the more popular methods employed when manipulating dries.
Casting upstream and using the current to drift the fly downstream is called dead drifting. This means that the fly is floating at the same speed as the water and anything else that happens to be drifting down the stream on the surface. This is avery effective method to deliver spinner and dun patterns to unsuspecting trout cautiously sipping flies from the surface, and it appears most natural to the...