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Bait Shops Albuquerque NM

Welcome to the Hooked On Flies Local Pages. Here you will find local information about Bait Shops in Albuquerque, NM. We also have compiled a list of businesses and services around Albuquerque that should help with your local search.

Los Pinos Fly Shop
(505) 884-7501
2820 Richmond Drive Northeast
Albuquerque, NM
(505) 275-3006
8908 Menaul Boulevard Northeast
Albuquerque, NM
Lil Abners
(505) 743-0153
Po Box 112
Caballo, NM
Taos Fly Shop
(505) 751-1312
308 Paseo Del Pueblo Sur
Taos, NM
High Desert Angler
(505) 988-7688
435 South Guadalupe Street
Santa Fe, NM
Jim's Bait & Tackle
(505) 821-4814
5701 Corona Avenue Northeast
Albuquerque, NM
Quality Baits & Pond Fish
(505) 877-0780
4257 Isleta Boulevard Southwest
Albuquerque, NM
S & T Bait & Tackle
(505) 437-8927
700 1St Street Suite 724
Alamogordo, NM
(505) 754-2320
300 East Main
Red River, NM
Abe's Motel & Fly Shop Inc
(505) 632-2194
1791 Highway 173
Navajo Dam, NM

How to Dress for Fly Fishing

As is the case with any outdoor activity, a fulfilling day of fly fishing depends not only on catching fish but also on comfort and safety. The most comfortable clothing are going to be made of synthetic and/or natural, breathable materials. These materials will protect the angler when inclement weather sets in.

When selecting clothing it is best to select items that have earth tones such as browns, tans or greens. These colors help the angler blend in with the surrounding environment, making them as unnoticeable as possible to the fish.

Summertime or warm climate fishing is easy to dress for. You can wear almost anything that will keep you cool and comfortable. Lightweight cotton or synthetic material will allow the perspiration to escape the easiest. Along with this, it is important to protect against the sun. Make sure to wear sunscreen, a hat and sunglasses. Some anglers who don’t mind getting wet will wear shorts and either a wading shoe or boot to protect their feet while wading.

Wintertime or cold climate fishing is a bit more challenging to prepare for. Choosing the proper interior clothing is essential when dressing for these occasions. Fleece or wool socks, long underwear and sweaters are essential. You’ll want to select a pair of pants that are not too tight or too loose. Jeans are not recommended because they don’t have much give to them and restrict movement when worn inside a pair of waders. Long underwear and either khakis or sweatpants are ideal.

In either climate you’ll want to be prepared for rain. The climate will determine what type of rain gear you wear. In warmer weather you’ll naturally want to wear lightweight rain gear that allows your body to breathe. In colder weather you’ll want to make sure you have some insulated rain gear available.

You’ll finish off your ensemble with the fly fishing vest. We’ve already discussed vests at some length in the Vests section so we won’t spend additional time here. Fishermen should consider how many things they intend to carry with them and then select an adequate vest for the task.

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