Total FlyFisher covers all aspects of flyfishing and has become an indispensable monthly guide to the sport. With a fresh look, Total FlyFisher is the magazine aimed at fly anglers with an appetite for instruction. Every month it features the latest tips and techniques to give you success in every fly-fishing situation. Featuring some of the UK’s highest profile contributors, great interviews, honest tackle reviews and dedicated venue and fly tying sections, it’s the read the modern fly angler shouldn’t be without!
In trial issue John Pearson and six-times English National Rivers Champion John Tyzack tell us why we need to
make the most of the humble hawthorn fly; in a new series,
The Academy, learn
how to clean your fly line,
tie the Overcoat fly and locate
early season trout, and why
lures should be your first line of attack; and Howard Croston looks at how
imitative flies and modern, exaggerated patterns can both have a place in your day on the water.
Also featured in the issue,
What’s New From Snowbee in 2010? Checkout out some of Snowbee’s great new products; Steve Cullen meets up with
Stein Thorvaldsen, one of the men behind Scandinavian tackle giant Guideline, on the banks of the Scottish River Dee; and Steve Parton reminisces about the good old days when targeting brown trout was a bit of an addiction.
Can our reservoirs return to those glory days?
WIN! A pair of the new Snowbee Geo-5 breathable chest waders worth over £450.
Fishing England international angler Steve Smalley shares the excitement of catching trout from his tube.
The Melvin Monster
Tom ‘Doc’ Sullivan relives the story of a huge Melvin brown caught this summer while practicing for the Anglian Water fly fishing competition.
Don’t Let Them Off The Hook!
GAIA instructor Trevor Heyliger explains how to get more fish to the net once they have taken our flies.
TFF editor Andy Taylor looks at fish behaviour on his parents’ small stillwater fishery and reveals the tactics for catching pressured fish.
Spey Is The Way - Part 2
TFF editorial assistant John Boon shows you the Circle C and Double Spey casts.
Fresh from his gold-medal winning performance on the recent river international, Kieron Jenkins reveals how to make the most out of a pegged section of river.
Big Perch On The Fly
Catching predatory fish on the fly has never been so popular. David West Beale explains how to catch big perch.
A Cast That Covers It All
Snowbee’s Simon Kidd visits Burrator Reservoir where he employs a tactic that covers all the depths to tempt its stubborn summer residents.
Ben Bangham pops to Manningford Trout Fishery and proves how deadly the dry fly is in autumn.
Bring Back The Cane: Part Two
Clark Colman revisits one of his favourite moorland becks to fi nd out how an old faithful compares with a new, modern day cane rod.
Plus regular features:
Flies for all Seasons, News, Ask the Panel, Premier Patterns, Postbag, 20 Questions, Diary of an Everyday Angler, Turrall Tie Off, Total Tackle, Snowbee Challenge, One Last Cast.