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Bait Shops Sioux City IA

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

Ivy's Liquor Store
(712) 277-4930
301 South Floyd Boulevard
Sioux City, IA
Apex Tackle Corporation
(402) 494-3009
120 West 8Th Street
South Sioux City, NE
Dick's Bait & Tackle
(712) 252-4000
5601 Military Road
Sioux City, IA
Lines & Tines Hunting & Fishing Supplies
(641) 722-3914
212 West Main Street
Drakesville, IA
OH Shucks
(712) 338-2087
2098 Highway 86
Milford, IA
Fisherman's Factory Outlet
(402) 494-6930
701 Dakota Avenue
South Sioux City, NE
Bacon Creek General Store
(712) 252-4160
2520 Gordon Drive
Sioux City, IA
Apex Fishing Tackle
(712) 277-0880
Po Box 777
Sioux City, IA
Scheels All Sport
101 Jordan Creek Pkwy Bldg 4000
West Des Moines, IA
First Cast Bait and Tackle
(319) 235-0097
132 Fletcher Avenue
Waterloo, IA

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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