Terrestrials, a broad category of potential fish food ranging from land-dwelling insects to mice, are one of the most important food sources for trout around the world. Whether you tie or buy your flies, this collection of cutting-edge advice from experts around the world will help you catch more fish.
- First comprehensive book of contemporary terrestrial patterns–grasshoppers, crickets, ants, beetles, and more
- Over 600 patterns and recipes from around the world
- Tying steps for 15 essential pattern styles plus fishing techniques, tips, and tricks from experts on rivers and stillwaters
- Stunning photos and detailed illustrations
Rick Takahashi is a frequent contributor to Fly Fisherman magazine and designer for Umpqua Feather Merchants. He is coauthor of Modern Midges. He lives in Fort Collins, Colorado. Jerry Hubka is a commercial artist and coauthor of Modern Midges. He lives in Fort Collins, Colorado.