Santa Lucia Flyfishers

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USEFUL WEBSITES and OTHER RESOURCES

There are, according to Google, over 16,900,000 websites discussing fly fishing, YouTube shows over 74,900 videos dealing with the same subject and the iPhone and Android phones even have applications available, assuming you take them to the river! So, for anyone with Internet access, finding information (and misinformation!) on the subject of fishing knots is pretty easy, However, we have come across a few websites that seem particularly helpful, and they’re listed below.

FISHING REPORTS  
Here are local & regional reports for both fresh water & salt water:

FRESH WATER  

California DF&G Fish Planting Schedule (then select region) 

Kern River Fly Fishing Forum

Troutfitters In Mammoth Eastern Sierras - Mammoth Area 

American Fly Fishing Company Sacramento

The Fly Shop in Redding 

SALT WATER  

Gary Bulla Saltwater report 

FISHING DESTINATIONS  

Here are links to help you prepare for your next trip:


Sierra Drifters Guide Service www.sierradrifters.com


Hunter Liggett Military Reservation


Frontiers International Flyfishing


Baja on the Fly 


Dan Blanton Outdoor Ventures 


National Parks - everything you need to know about our parks 


Weather.com - check the forecast for your destination


Maps & detailed point to point travel directions


ON-LINE SHOPPING  

Here are links to make sure you have everything you will need:


Kern River Troutfitters - Guy Jeans shop in Kernville 


Fisherman's Spot in Van Nuys


The Artful Angler in Carpenteria 


American Fly Fishing in Sacramento


The Fly Shop in Redding


Bob Marriotts Fly Fishing 


Patagonia 


Orvis Online Catalog 


Cabelas Online Catalog 

FLY PATTERN INDICES  

Here are websites that are excellent resources for the fly tier:


The Flytiers Page - the best photographs of flies on the Internet 


Fly Anglers Online - weekly online magazine with extensive pattern library 


West Fly Pattern Indice


Match the Hatch - with this California hatch index 

EDUCATION  

Pages that will help you learn more about fly fishing:


Fishing Knot Videos 


Fly Fishing Internet Radio 



CONSERVATION  

We provide the following links to keep you informed of conservation activities in our area. See how you can make a difference:


Cal Trout conservation pages 


California Fly Fishers Magazine 


Federation of Fly Fishers 


Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission 


Central Coast Salmon Enhancement - our local organization