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Bait Shops Sarasota FL

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

Mr B's Fishin Hole
(941) 377-2706
5919 Palmer Boulevard
Sarasota, FL
I-Mark Products
(941) 365-7754
2235 6Th Street
Sarasota, FL
All About Fishing
(941) 955-7288
1115 South Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL
Hart's Landing
(941) 955-0011
920 John Ringling Boulevard
Sarasota, FL
Bait `Em Up Fishing Charters
(941) 746-2986
6619 44th Ave E
Bradenton, FL
Hunter's Hideout Hunting Gear and Clothing
(941) 379-5423
624 Ponder Avenue
Sarasota, FL
Dockside Deli Bait & Tackle
(941) 355-7104
7040 North Tamiami Trl
Sarasota, FL
10th Street Bait Tackle & Boating Supplies
(941) 955-7288
1080 North Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL
Cortez Fishing Center
(941) 795-7796
12507 44Th Avenue West
Bradenton, FL
New Pass Grill & Bait Shop
(941) 388-3050
City Island
Sarasota, FL

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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