Fly Fishing Arizona Guide Book

by Glenn Tinnin (No Nonsense Fly Fishing Guidebooks)
Fly Fishing Arizona  by Glenn Tinnin

80pp/maps/illus.
ISBN: 1892469022

If you are visiting the many scenic wonders of the Grand Canyon State, or moving there, bring your fly rod and this guidebook! Arizona has famous and little known fishing. Waters flow through desert, forest, lava fields, red rocks and canyons. Glenn Tinnin, outfitter and owner of The Complete Fly Fisher in Scottsdale has explored these waters for over 20 years. He explains where to go and how to fish 32 fly fishing waters including mountain streams and lakes, bass waters, reservoirs and saltwater fly fishing at Rocky Point, Mexico, a favorite and nearby getaway for Phoenix-Area anglers. Lots of two colored, detailed maps show anglers how to get around and where to fish.

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Trails from the "Fly Fishing Arizona" Guide Book
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... Preview: Bass fishing with a fly rod is just beginning to catch on in Arizona and Bartlett Reservoir, located in a canyon just a 20 minute drive from Scottsdale, is a great place to partake. The lake sports lo ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Scottsdale, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: The longest, high-quality fishing river in the state, the Black would take many summers to explore fully. The area is famous for its bad roads, four-wheeling, and true wilderness. If you’re up to the ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Fort Apache, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: The East and West Forks of the Black River are two of the most popular and productive flywaters in the state. They’re in the alpine zone of the White Mountains in Arizona that are reminiscent of the C ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Alpine, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: During the summer of 2002 a forest fire swept through the lower sections of Canyon Creek, destroying the large trees and grasses and killing most if not all of the trout that lived there. A biologist ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Payson, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: Many consider Chevelon Canyon Lake to be the best place in the state to fly fish for big browns. Its remote setting, at 6,400' in the Sitgreaves National Forest, combined with the steep hike down to t ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Payson, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: Reservations required! Like a good restaurant, this lake can be unforgettable. The world record Apache trout was taken here. The lake is limited to 20 anglers per day. Add the sheer beauty of the alpi ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Springerville, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: This famous section of river is a true trophy trout fishery and one of the most spectacular places to fish in North America. Located at the entrance to the Grand Canyon in the high northern Arizona de ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Marble Canyon, AZ - Fly-Fishing - Trail Length:
... Preview: This easily accessible, crescent moon–shaped lake has long been a favorite destination for fly anglers going for rainbow and brown trout. A bonus, should Crescent not be fishing well, is the good fly ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Springerville, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: This small 42-acre lake is perfect for fishing from kick boat or float tube or by wading. Add its catch and release regulation to the scenic setting in the White Mountains, and Earl Park Lake is a “mu ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Pinetop, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: Over the years Upper and Lower Lake Mary and J D Dam have not been great places to fish. If that’s where you happen to be, however, they can provide a day of fly fishing for trout and pike. Here’s how ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Flagstaff, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: This desert lake offers lots of diverse structures that make it a great place to fly fish. Casting a popping bug against a saguaro cactus or over flooded ocotillo is quite an experience. This lake is ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
New River, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: Lake Powell draws thousands of families every year, who rent houseboats and disappear for a few days into the lake’s many coves. These coves and shore structure are a draw for anglers, too. If the tri ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Page, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: Easy to get to and easy to get to know, Lee Valley is the perfect place to introduce a newcomer to the sport of fly fishing. It’s also a good lake to stop by and fish for a couple of hours while touri ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Springerville, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: One of the most pristine places in the state, this stream has cascading falls and plunge pools offering many opportunities to fish large dry flies or nymphs. The water is almost always crystal clear, ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Greer, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: Only 40 minutes from downtown, the Salt River is metro Phoenix’s closest fishery. It’s very popular with fly fishers who don’t have the time to travel to the high-elevation trout waters. It’s hard to ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Apache Junction, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: A nice-sized stream by Arizona standards, the North Fork of the White River begins on the west slope of Mt. Baldy and flows 25 miles to merge with the East Fork of the White, which forms the mainstem ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Whiteriver, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: Anyone who has ever visited Arizona has been to or heard of the beautiful red rock country of Sedona. Few of these visitors realize that the small creek running through town is one of the finest trout ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Sedona, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: For southern Arizona bass, bluegill, and crappie fishing, these small lakes not far from Tucson are ideal for fly rodders. Patagonia Lake is 265 acres in size and makes a great little fishing escape. ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Arivaca, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: Imagine driving along a sandy beach looking for baitfish busting the surface. Then, one or two quick casts and, bingo, you’re on to a fight better than any trout can put up. Later, with a cerveza frîa ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Lukeville, AZ - Fly-Fishing
... Preview: Here’s a great area to fly fish when time is a factor. The Rim Country is the closest real fly fishing to Phoenix and provides urbanites a pleasant one-day outing. The elevation here doesn’t get much ... From the guidebook "Fly Fishing Arizona"
Payson, AZ - Fly-Fishing

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