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Bait Shops Eugene OR

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

2 BROS Tackle
(541) 434-1133
900 Mckinley Street
Eugene, OR
Caddis Fly Angling Shop
(541) 342-7005
168 West 6Th Avenue
Eugene, OR
Umpqua Feather Merchants LLC
(541) 496-3512
17537 North Umpqua Highway
Roseburg, OR
Reedsport Outdoor Store
(541) 271-2311
2049 Winchester Avenue
Reedsport, OR
Crowe's Bait
(503) 771-2341
7499 Southeast Overland Street
Portland, OR
Home Waters Fly Fishing
(541) 342-6691
444 West 3Rd Avenue
Eugene, OR
Living Rubber Company
(541) 471-1248
Po Box 245
Merlin, OR
(503) 656-1135
15730 South Forsythe Road
Oregon City, OR
Oregon Tackle MFG Inc
(503) 777-4021
9299 Southeast 64Th Avenue
Portland, OR
Oillie Damon's
(503) 232-3193
236 Southeast Grand Avenue
Portland, OR

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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