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a fly (fisherman's lure) that skims the surface of the water

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John Simpson, former Scottish internationalist, agrees and in Heat 7 of the Scottish Club Championship he used his dry fly skills to land the heaviest bag of the night, with 24 cracking rainbows.
But that is not the same as taking it on a dry fly floating high on the water.
Meanwhile, he likened the group's dry fly of choice - `a bulky pink monstrosity called a 'Polly Wog' ' - to be like casting a dead chicken.
The Middle Fork offers outstanding dry fly fishing for native cutthroat trout.
Whether you are floating a dry fly or sinking a nymph, the more line you have on the water, the harder it is to get a drag-free drift, or dead-drift.
Rather, Adirondack Cabin Country reminds us, it only takes a quiet moment at dawn on a wilderness mountaintop or the rise of a nativ trout to a dry fly to make a believer of almost anyone.
Suggested retail prices are $31-32 for the 750ml bottle of Dry Fly Washington Wheat Vodka and $30 for Dry Fly Washington Dry Gin.
Tenders are invited for ARC for support service (skilled) job of data preparation, computation & distribution for dry fly ash lifting work in AHP, DCRTPP, HPGCL, Yamuna Nagar.
STILLWATER trout anglers have been experiencing some great topof-the-water dry fly sport again this week.
Wayne Lovernic used a dry fly to coax out four good rainbows while Martin Esbaston caught three on a booby nymph.
For Calum, a builder from Newton Stewart, dry fly fishing is the purest form of angling.
Dry fly enthusiasts have taken full advantage of the evening rises at Knitsley Mill where Gareth Tilley won the senior Troutmaster fish-off and Ryan bell took top spot in the junior event.
Fly anglers have had up to five fish per rod, and while black lures and Bloodworm have been best, Eric Morley used a dry fly to tempt a 6lb 14oz rainbow.
Not in February and March, and not with a size-12 dry fly on the surface.