In Thompson's Seasons what an admirable description of Fly fishing!
Fly fishing is the most expert and scientific method of angling.
"Muddling work," he used to call the floating method of fly fishing.
It is so very much netted at its mouth that it cannot be possible for fly fishing to be good.
One day fly fishing up the river, as far up as the entrance to the first gorge, I tried some of the rocky pools.
Also after a frosty night followed by a bright day, fly fishing need not be attempted with any chance of success.
But as a fly fishing month, March seldom affords, in the north of England at least, any good or certain diversion.
For fly fishing, good stout loch casting lines which will land a five or seven pound fish are sufficient.
In short, the danger of proximity in fly fishing was as obvious as the deductions of any mathematical problem.
The fish of Fallen Leaf are practically the same as those of Tahoe, though rod and fly fishing is more indulged in here.