Fishing is considered one of the most exciting sports especially when you are using the best bait. Fly tying kits provide a wide array of different materials for you to create your very own bait. Furthermore, they have more advantages than using live and traditional bait that are even messy. Also, as you can create fairly striking and intricate flies, you can use them to decorate your offices, homes, hats, or lapels.
These kits trigger your creative juices and you can come up with your designs. The kits can range from the most basic that beginners can use to the deluxe ones. Its price starts from less than $20 to hundreds of dollars. They are available at most of the sporting goods, in your local stores, and online.
The kits provide the same feel and look of live and traditional bait but without the mess and bad smell. They are also convenient that all you just need is a tackle box to contain them. You can even use your time waiting for the fish to bite to tie those flies.
There are also many quality types of kits. These include Midge, wooly bugger, Marabou Muddler, and copper John. Also, there are soft hackle, Hot Butt Caddis, X Caddis, and Griffith’s Gnat. Each of them has certain characteristics that make them suitable for the different fish and waterways.
The materials used to tie up the flies include hooks, wires, a variety of threads, bead heads, streamers, legs, and fibbets for fly tails and antenna. Some fun items include squirrel fur, elk hair, pheasant tail, and some other hair and feathers.
Fly tying kits are very useful for the catching of fish that particularly go after the flies. So whether your flies are creative or not, it doesn’t matter to those fish that do not go after flies.