Teeny Technique for Steelhead and Salmon
Compact & comprehensive guide to all aspects of fishing for steelhead & salmon.
Teeny, inventor of the famous Teeny flies & the Teeny fly lines shows where & when it is best to fish for steelhead & salmon, how to find them & cast to them, & what flies you will need.
He also includes vital info about: Where to find steelhead in OR, WA, CA, ID, British Columbia, Alaska, & the Great Lakes; distinguishing natural traits of the salmon of the Pacific - including the Chinook, Coho, Sockeye, Chum, & Pink salmons - & how to fish for them; special conditions, including water clarity, stream beds, & other environmental considerations that can help or hinder your fishing.
To catch a steelhead or salmon on a fly is among the most exhilarating fishing experiences in North America, and Jim Teeny is arguably the world's foremost expert on the subject. Steelhead and salmon are anadromous, and fishing for each species requires specialized knowledge. In this concise and well-illustrated book, the inventor of the famous Teeny flies and the Teeny fly lines shows where and when it is best to fish for steelhead and salmon, how to find them and cast to them, and what flies you will need.
Most importantly, he discusses the Teeny Technique, which is a wealth of information from his years of experience and observation about how to approach, present, retrieve, and release these magnificent fish. This is a must-have book for steelhead- or salmon-fishing beginners, and a trove of valuable hints and specialized techniques for experts.
FROM THE PREFACE
"I rate Jim Teeny among the best natural fishermen that I have had the pleasure of fishing with." -Lefty Kreh
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Jim Teeny started Jim Teeny, Inc. in 1971, which sells flies, fly lines, polarized glasses, wading boots, and other products. He lives in Gresham, Oregon.
Author: Jim Teeny Full Color Throughout; 5x7 inches, 160 pgs.
Softcover, FALCON, May 2001
ISBN 9781585742936 1585742937