Tippets: Fly Fishing’s Health Benefits, Angling During Drought

July 19, 2015 By: Erin Block

  • Fly fishing provides some great and proven health benefits. Aside from lessening stress, it is “one of the funnest ways to exercise,” writes Kent Klewein. Read more via Gink & Gasoline.
  • With angling restrictions due to high temperatures and low water flows, Mark McGlothlin offers some pointers for anglers. “Be on the water when the sun cracks the horizon,” he writes. “The world still has dew on it that early, the vast majority of your fellow fishers will still be sleeping it off and your fish will be looking up to start the new day.” McGlothlin also points to Montana TU’s suggestions for keeping fish alive during a drought year.