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Bait Shops Richmond KY

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

Barrie's Live Bait Shop
(859) 623-9836
826 Heath Street
Richmond, KY
Berea Bass & Bucks
(859) 985-1175
505 Highway 1016
Berea, KY
Cabin Creek Baits
(859) 744-6490
203 Breeze Hill Drive
Winchester, KY
Imperial Bait & Tackle
(606) 248-8213
Colmar Road
Middlesboro, KY
Benson Sporting Goods
(270) 753-1342
519 South Highway 641
Murray, KY
Cain Pole
(859) 623-8651
Southern Hills Plaza
Richmond, KY
Winchester Bait & Tackle
(859) 744-4760
3 Bait Street
Winchester, KY
Mercury Anglers Outpost
(859) 881-5266
1543 Danville Loop 1 Road
Nicholasville, KY
Catfish Jeff's Bait & Tackle
(502) 968-5094
9208 Blue Lick Road
Louisville, KY
Fast Eddie's Bait & Tackle
(270) 354-9197
4344 Aurora Highway
Hardin, KY

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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