Bluegrass Chapter member Tom Schrodt and Valerie Askren recently published Fly Fishing Kentucky. A book covering all aspects of fly fishing for trout in 36 trout streams, tailwaters, and lakes in KY. It includes entries on ecology, stocking schedules, fishing recommendations, and directions/acess. Additionally, there's info on tackle, knots, casting techniques, common KY insect, reading water, flies, regulations, and a glossary & index. The prologue, written by Dave Baker (editor of Kentucky Afield), gives a brief history of the state's trout program.
232 pages; B&W & color; 50 photos, illustrations & maps
available at Joseph Beth, Black Swan, Morris Bookshop, The Lexington Angler, J&H, Sportsman's Warehouse, Kentucky Artisans Center (Berea) and Lexington Libraries.
A portion of the books profits have been designated for TU's Trout in the Classroom project!