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Bait Shops Fort Wayne IN

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

North Side Bait Inc
(260) 483-9946
2624 Sherman Boulevard
Fort Wayne, IN
(260) 432-5519
6226 Covington Road
Fort Wayne, IN
Gander Mountain
(260) 416-0943
6043 Lima Rd
Fort Wayne, IN
Busco Bait & Tackle
(260) 693-2780
8475 East Us Highway 33
Churubusco, IN
Chapman Lake Tax Service
(574) 267-4754
1150 Chapman Lake Drive
Warsaw, IN
Lafayette Bait & Tackle
(260) 456-1616
3511 Lafayette Street
Fort Wayne, IN
Bait And Hook Store
7536 Winchester Rd
Waynedale, IN
Sportsman's Cove
(260) 627-8443
15214 Tonkel Road
Leo, IN
Lateral Lines LLC
(260) 244-2995
71 Radio Road
Columbia City, IN
King's Wholesale Bait
(765) 458-6968
4020 North Patterson Road
Liberty, IN

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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