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Bait Shops Watertown NY

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

Mix Bros. Tackle & Crafts
(315) 493-1056
24980 County Route 47
Great Bend, NY
 
The Duck Out
(315) 649-2535
12308 Nys Route 12 East
Chaumont, NY
 
TNT Tackle II
(315) 659-8482
38515 Us Rt 11
Antwerp, NY
 
Sandy's Custom Tackle
(315) 394-0308
10079 State Highway 37
Ogdensburg, NY
 
Hickling's Fish Farm
(607) 965-8113
143 Hickling Road
Edmeston, NY
 
B & J Bait Shop
(315) 639-3686
221 Water
Dexter, NY
 
Adams Chaumont Bay Marina
(315) 649-5050
11599 Circle Dr
Chaumont, NY
 
Capt. T's Bait & Tackle
(631) 472-0302
650 Montauk Highway
Bayport, NY
 
Lewis And Clark Fly Shop
(716) 265-3593
1835 Woodard Road
Webster, NY
 
Bait Shop
(518) 358-6115
346 State Route 37
Hogansburg, NY
 

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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