Fish Hunting: The Science of Fish Vision
Hunting trout successfully is challenging. Picking the right fly is important, but it’s only one piece of the puzzle. As demonstrated in the last blog casting – presenting the fly – and mending are key pieces of the puzzle as well.
Seeing your fish and understanding where the fish is actually holding is critical to placing the fly where your quarry is most likely to see it. The fish is looking for a meal and looking out for predators. The latter, that’s you. Here’s how to see without being seen.