The Connecticut Fly Fisherman's Association presents
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Veterans Memorial Clubhouse
100 Sunset Ridge, East Hartford, CT
Free and open to the public
Nate Schweber is a freelance writer born and raised in Missoula, MT and currently living in Brooklyn, NY. His work has appeared in the New York Times, Rolling Stone, Time, Budget Travel Magazine and the Village Voice. His recent article in the July 2013 edition of Fly Fishing Magazine highlights some of the "newer" hatches in Yellowstone. In addition, he is the lead singer of a band called the New Heathens.
His recent book, Fly Fishing Yellowstone National Park – An Insider’s Guide to 50 Best Places highlights -
• The important hatches/recommended patterns/ key fishing techniques and the best times of year to fish.
• Interviews with a stunning collection of Yellowstone Park veterans in the know, including fly shop owners Bob Jacklin, Craig Mathews, John Juracek, Richard Parks, and John Bailey; writers Tom McGuane, Wild Bill Schneider, and The Drake magazine's Tom Bie.
• Best spots for Yellowstone cutthroat, west slope cutthroat, Snake River fine spotted cutthroat, grayling, rainbows, cuttbows, brown trout, brook trout, mountain whitefish, and Mackinaw lake trout.
• How the illegal introduction of Lake Trout into Yellowstone Lake has adversely impacted the entire Yellowstone River watershed.