March 28th, 2017
A fly fisher often needs to carry a number of things necessary for fly fishing, and the most convenient as well as efficient way of doing so would be to use fly fishing vests. It is thus not surprising to find that most fly fishers think that the fly fishing vests are their favorite mode of carrying their necessities. Fly fishing vests have been used for many years, and even spin fishers find them useful.
Many Pockets To Hold All The Essential Fly Fishing Items
It is not uncommon to find fly fishing vests having many pockets that can be used to carry all of the anglerís lures as well as terminal tackle. They are also essential items when fly fishing the rivers and streams, and they are also a lot more convenient than carrying tackle boxes. Most fly fishers would not venture going out fly fishing without fly fishing vests, and even those that do not fly fish have now begun to use them.
There are certain things that you will need to have in your vest, and these include hemostats, pocket lure holders, extra hooks and lures, a small flashlight, matches as well as retractors. Having all or most of these items in your vest should keep you safe as well as happy when you venture out fly fishing. No doubt, there are more items that can be taken with you in your fly fishing vest, but these are more or less essential, and will help you enjoy your fly fishing.
You would find that the hemostat is very useful as it helps in removing hooks from the mouth of fish. The pocket lure holder, which is a small tackle box can easily fit in the fly fishing vest pockets, and having a couple of these small boxes containing your favorite lures would help enormously.
Bait fishermen would require extra gang hooks as well as lures and these can easily be carried in the fly fishing vests so that they have an extra one whenever required. The small flashlight should also find place in the fly fishing vest as it can come in handy in a number of different ways, and so too will a box of matches which can be used to start a fire, and these should preferably be contained in a waterproof container.
Finally, your fly fishing vest should hold a retractor that can be used to hold nail clippers as well as hemostats, and these can hang on the vest to be used as and when required. With these essential items in your fly fishing vest, you should be well on your way to enjoying your fly fishing.