Our 25 Best Selling Fishing BooksFeatured Book
Title: CURTIS CREEK MANIFESTO
The best-selling beginner's guide! Laced with hundreds of illustrations which are as entertaining and humorous as they are instructional. This book covers everything the neophyte needs to know. 8.5x11 inches, 48 pages.
No. 2 - LITTLE RED FISHING KNOT BOOK
Author: Harry Nilsson - B147
Price: $5.95 - Softcover
Over 50 knots are included for all types of sports fishing and lines (including the new braided Spectra & Kevlar lines). B/w illustrations; 3.75x5, 72 pgs.
No. 3 - WAYPOINTS
Author: Confluence Films - B24008
Price: $28.15 - DVD
The most exotic, ambitious and in-depth feature-length project that Confluence has ever created. Shot around the world in both fresh and saltwater, locations include flats fishing St. Brandon’s Atoll in the Indian Ocean, trout fishing the wilds of Patagonian Chile, coastal Southeast Alaska for Steelhead, the Himalayan rivers of India for Golden Mahseer, and the jungles of Venezuela for saber-toothed payara. 120 min.
No. 4 - HATCH GUIDE TO WESTERN STREAMS
Author: Jim Schollmeyer - B577
Price: $18.75 - Softcover
Covers all you need for a productive trip on our Western streams: water types; successful fishing techniques; identifying major hatches, providing basic background info about these insects. Color photos of naturals & flies. Full-color; 4x5 inches, 196 pgs.
No. 5 - GUIDE TO FLY FISHING KNOTS: PEG-BOARD READY
Author: Larry V. Notley - B5464
Price: $4.95 - Softcover
Helpful, instructive, easy to understand. Includes: parts of your line, loop & dropper knots, terminology, & much more. Solid base for your knot-tying arsenal, whether salt or fresh water. Handy pocket size. Hole punched for peg-board display. B&W illus; 3.5x7 inches, 32 pgs.
No. 6 - HATCH GUIDE TO WESTERN STREAMS
Author: Jim Schollmeyer - B578
Price: $21.57 - Spiral-Softcover
Covers all you need for a productive trip on our Western streams: water types; successful fishing techniques; identifying major hatches, providing basic background info about these insects.Color photos of naturals & flies. 4x5 inches, 196 pgs.
No. 7 - WHICH FLY DO I USE? A GUIDE TO CHOOSING FLIES THAT CATCH TROUT
Author: Darren Banasch - B3908
Price: $8.95 - Softcover
Info-packed little book. Whether you buy flies, or tie your own, this book will answer the question of which fly you should use. Full-color; 8x11 inches, 48 pgs.
No. 8 - FLY TYING MADE CLEAR AND SIMPLE
Author: Skip Morris - B702
Price: $18.75 - Spiral-Softcover
Expert tier Skip Morris shows how easy it is to tie excellent flies in this all-color book. Over 220 color photographs show all the techniques you need to know. Seventy three different materials in color plus 27 tools. Clear, precise advice tells you how to do it step-by-step as well as pointing out difficulties and explaining how to overcome them. 8x11 inches, 80 pages.
No. 9 - FLY FISHING DVD SAMPLER VOLUME II
Author: Angler's Book Supply - B23570
Price: $5.00 - DVD
The Fly Fishing DVD Sampler Volume 2 features trailers from 50 of todays best fly fishing films and instructional DVDs. The trailers are 2-5 minutes each and can be run in a loop or played individually. Perfect for playing in the shop and/or as a buying guide. 148 min.
No. 10 - FISHERMAN'S ULTIMATE KNOT GUIDE
Author: - B135
Price: $4.95 - Plastic Card
Don't ever forget how to tie that knot again! This 3 card set fits easily in a shirt pocket or tackle box and also folds out to a 12" ruler. Waterproof plastic cards feature clear illustrations of 10 most popular knots: Improved Clinch, Palomar Knot, Uni Knot, Surgeon's Knot, Double Uni Knot, Perfection Loop, Dropper Loop, Surgeon's End Loop. Nail Knot and Blood Knot. 4x2 inches.
No. 11 - FLY FISHER'S GUIDE TO COLORADO: NEW EDITION
Author: Marty Bartholomew - B17948
Price: $28.15 - Softcover
Revised & updated with over 30 new waters, this detailed guide breaks the state into 6 sections, covering all the prime flyfishing rivers, tributary streams & stillwaters in each region (including warmwater). All waters are described in detail with site-specific maps, hatch charts, river miles, access points & campground info. 75+ maps, 75+ B&W photos, 6x9 inches 608 pgs.
No. 12 - AMERICAN FLY TYING MANUAL
Author: Dave Hughes - B3917
Price: $9.95 - Softcover
New full-color edition. Describes the materials, tools and basic techniques of fly tying. 290 patterns in all, each with a color photo showing the pattern, a materials list and basic tying instructions. All-color throughout; 8x11 inches, 48 pgs.
No. 13 - 50 BEST TAILWATERS TO FLY FISH
Author: Terry & Wendy Gunn - B24408
Price: $32.85 - Softcover
The very best tailwater fisheries across the U.S. and Canada. Each chapter is written by an expert outfitter or guide for their featured tailwater chapter. 200+ color photos; 8.5x11 inches.
No. 14 - DELORME MONTANA ATLAS AND GAZETTEER
Author: Delorme Mapping - B4694
Price: $18.75 - Softcover
An essential gear item for every outdoorsman! These ultimate trip planners detail everything from the major highways to minor gravel roads. Special grids facilitate navigation with Global Positioning System. Shaded relief has been added to give the terrain an almost 3-D effect. Each state is broken down into a series of color topographic maps of incredible detail. All lakes and rivers are shown, including boat ramps, access roads, etc. The Gazetteer sections include information about special points of interest including: parks, paddle-bike-and-hiking trips, campgrounds, hunting and fishing areas, special events, museums, historic sites and more. All maps are 11x15.5 inches.
No. 15 - THE LITTLE RED BOOK OF FLY FISHING
Author: Charlie Meyers and Kirk Deeter - B20780
Price: $15.93 - Hardcover
Offers a simple, digestible primer on the basic elements of fly fishing: the cast, presentation, reading water, & selecting flies. In the end, this collection of 240 tips is one of the most insightful, plainly spoken, & entertaining works on this sportùone that will serve both novices & experts alike in helping them reflect & hone in their approaches to fly fishing. 5x7 inches, 224 pgs.
No. 16 - LOW AND CLEAR
Author: Tyler Hughen and Kahlil Hudson - B23571
Price: $23.50 - DVD
An exploration of life in the disappearing wilderness of the West, Low & Clear unfolds with moments of humor and pathos, success and failure, as J.T. and Xenie find themselves on a fishing trip that could be their last.
No. 17 - SKAGIT MASTER VOLUME 4 CRACKING THE CODE
Author: Jeff Mishler and Tom Larimer - B23870
Price: $49.99 - DVD
Presents concepts used in the first 3 Skagit Master DVDs and applies them to these varied waters of the midwest. From Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Steelhead Alley in Ohio, Tom and his buddies use innovative big fly designs, Airflo Skagit heads and sink tips loaded on Sage ONE two handed rods to hook and land many steelhead -- on the swing! Flies tied in Skagit Master Volume 4: Two versions of Dave's Bad Hair day, The Firecracker Leech, The Tube Leech, and Senyo's Artificial Intelligence. 2 DVD set, 140 min film + 40 min bonus material.
No. 18 - A GUIDE'S GUIDE TO FLY-FISHING MISTAKES: COMMON PROBLEMS AND HOW TO CORRECT THEM
Author: Sara Low & Rob Walinchus, Illustrator - B24125
Price: $18.75 - Hardcover
A Guide’s Guide to Fly-Fishing Mistakes provides practical tips on how to improve fly-fishing techniques and break bad habits. Licensed fishing guide and instructor Sara Low offers remedies to freshwater anglers on topics that include correctly approaching fish, improving fly selection, proper presentation, consistent and accurate casting, efficient hooking and landing of fish, as well as pointers for fishing spring, summer, fall, and winter. Full color t/out; 6x9 inches, 224 pgs.
No. 19 - ABSTRACT TROUT STONEWARE MUG: RAINBOW TROUT
Author: North Creek Cabin - B11848
Price: $15.76 - Gift Item
No. 20 - OFF THE GRID
Author: RA Beattie - B22576
Price: $23.45 - DVD
Shot in Mexico, Alaska, British Columbia, Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, Florida, NW territories of Canada and a few surprise locations. This fly fishing film is about places that are off the beaten path. It is about people that live the fly fishing lifestyle, not to be a name, but because fly fishing is part of their soul. It is about unspoken hatches, unknown fish, and Rivers that will go unnamed. 171 min
No. 21 - PREDATOR: AN EXTRAORDINARY FLY FISHING FILM
Author: Gin-Clear Media - B24010
Price: $28.15 - DVD
Fly fishermen have always lusted after big fish, those large predators that dominate the rivers, lakes and oceans in which they preside. Predator explores the globe for the largest and most powerful fish that can be taken with a fly rod. 70 min.
No. 22 - EASTERN RISES
Author: Felt Soul Media - B20897
Price: $23.50 - DVD
Felt Soul partnered with The Fly Shop to document an epic fly fishing journey to Russia's remote Kamchatka Peninsula. Ben Knight and Travis Rummel continue to set the bar for filmmakers working in this genre. Ryan Peterson and Frank Smethurst get a thumbs up from El Pescador for their roles in the film. The rainbow trout, super kundzha char and bears (real and pretend) get a thumbs up too.
No. 23 - ABSTRACT TROUT STONEWARE MUG: BROOK TROUT
Author: North Creek Cabin - B11850
Price: $15.76 - Gift Item
Our oversized 20 oz. mugs are individually hand painted with the colors & patterns of beautiful trout & bass. Made of a new, more durable stoneware; these mugs are microwave & dishwasher safe. Gift Boxed. .
No. 24 - POCKET GUIDE TO FLY FISHING
Author: Ron Cordes & Gary Lafontaine - B4729
Price: $12.17 - Spiral-Plastic Cards
A comprehensive introduction to the sport of fly fishing. Topics include Fly Reel Types & Selection, Fly Line Types and Usage, Leaders, Knots, Hooks, Food Sources and corresponding Fly Patterns, Rise Forms, Fishing Strategies, and Fly Casting among other topics. Waterproof. B/w drawings; 3x4 inches, 28 pgs.
No. 25 - PASSION FOR STEELHEAD
Author: Dec Hogan - B13232
Price: $70.50 - Hardcover
Based on what Dec learned in 20 years as a steelheader, 15 years of which he guided nearly 200 hundred days a year. It's classic flyfishing for steelhead from A-Z as he saw, lived and taught it. There is something for everyone. From the rank novice to the most seasoned of veteran. Dec covers basic techniques proven on 1000s of steelhead, selecting the best fly for various river conditions, choosing the right tackle for you, effectively covering different water types, learning to spey cast, practical strategies for finding productive streams. 336 pgs.
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