Originally from western Canada, Bob Wyatt has been a regular contributor to the UK’s Fly Fishing and Fly Tying, and now writes for FlyLife, an Australian trout fishing magazine. He also is the author of Trout Hunting: The Pursuit of Happiness.
Self-Conscious Trout MOST OF WHAT has been written on fly fishing for trout is based on a single premise: Trout are intelligent, suspicious, even capricious creatures that are wise to our tricks. But that’s not all—it seems the harder we try and the more flies we throw at them, the harder they are to catch. For a lot of us that difficulty is precisely...