The Soft-Hackled Fly Addict, Nemes - Spey Pages
 1Likes
  • 1 Post By BigSkyDave
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 06-22-2016, 09:52 AM Thread Starter
Registered User
 
BigSkyDave's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Yellowstone, Madison
Posts: 54
The Soft-Hackled Fly Addict, Nemes

Sylvester Nemes' book, Stackpole Books 1993.

New never read.

Lists on Amazon for $80+.

$55 + $5 shipping.

Dave
BigSkyDave is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 06-22-2016, 02:04 PM
Administrator
 
GR8LAKES FLYER's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: All Rivers flowing into Georgian Bay
Posts: 17,363
This is a must read if you fish trout with wet flies and like to tie flies that fish with purpose !!
I can't believe you never read this book Dave .... ???


Mike

Have you Swung a Spey Fly today ??
GR8LAKES FLYER is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 06-22-2016, 08:22 PM Thread Starter
Registered User
 
BigSkyDave's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Yellowstone, Madison
Posts: 54
Actually I found this book in an antique/book store last summer in the Catskills and couldn't remember if I already had it or not. Sure enough, got home and there it was already in the book case. Sooo, I don't need 2 of them.

Anticipating just such a problem, a few years ago I listed all my fishing books (209) on my laptop. But on our eastern trip last summer I left the laptop home and took my tablet. Hmmm we've got a 4 month trip west this summer. Guess I'd better get the list into the tablet.

Anyway it's a great book in great condition and Sylvester was from Bozeman. Had the honor of meeting him at a friend's house long ago.

Swinging one of his soft hackles on a hundred year old Leonard that I finally worked up the courage to fish' in a spot on the Yellowstone where I'd been catching 10-12"ers, a 20" brown took the soft hackle. The old Leonard performed perfectly landing the fish. Spent 20 minutes reviving her.
GR8LAKES FLYER likes this.
BigSkyDave is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Spey Pages forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Linear Mode Linear Mode
Rate This Thread:



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
The Wet Fly - Soft Hackles Marty Trout 18 05-13-2016 10:41 AM
For Sale: 3 awesome Wet Fly/Soft Hackle swinging single handers riverWrangler Spey Classifieds 0 08-03-2015 10:36 AM
Non Hackled Marabou sushiyummy Hooks, Feathers and Floss 47 03-26-2009 12:56 AM
You know you are a tackle addict when.... sinktip Tackle 29 10-03-2005 08:49 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome