Thomas McGuane Trout Bum captures the passion, confusion and left-handed poetry of modern fishing, having his heart to the rivers he fishes, John Gierach conveys the power of his experience without pretense. John Nichols author of The Milagro Beanfield War, The Magic Journey, and American Blood Trout Bum is one of those delightful funds, like Norman McLean's A River Runs Through It. John Gierach is simply one of the more wonderful outdoor writers to come down the pike in many a season.
John Gierach is one of the most successful fishing writers of all time, and with good reason. In his 17th book, Gierach reminds us in a delightful way that fishing never has been just about catching, though he can teach us a lot about that, to. .Despite taking trips as a famous angler to exotic fishing locales, Gierach has retained his down-to-earth fishing honesty and has never forgotten that some of the best stories are about wading a trout stream just down the road.
John Gierach is the author of numerous books on fly-fishing. His work has appeared in Field & Stream, Gray s Sporting Journal, and Fly Rod & Reel, where he is a regular columnist
John Gierach is the author of numerous books on fly-fishing. His work has appeared in Field & Stream, Gray s Sporting Journal, and Fly Rod & Reel, where he is a regular columnist.
John Gierach remains the most consistently eloquent fly fishing writer of modern times. John Gierach is one of the most successful fishing writers of all time, and with good reason.
This means that no one is in Gierach’s league when it comes to writing about trout fishing. A Fly Rod Of Your Own makes you feel you are having a beer with your best friend who is not only funny, companionable, but just great to hang out with.
John Gierach is an American author and freelance writer who formerly resided on the St. Vrain River in Lyons, Colorado and now lives in Larimer County, Colorado. His books are based on his various fly fishing adventures, some of which take place with his friend, . A few of his works include The View from Rat Lake, Even Brook Trout Get the Blues, and the cult classic, Trout Bum, which popularised the term "trout bum".
This book is a treasure trove of fishy witticisms, outright belly laughs, and enough technical lore and love of nature to keep the most avid (or even the least avid) outdoors person turning pages relentlessly. Gierach obviously loves deeply and cares for this world he has chosen to make his stand in. It's a beautiful book, humorous, sly, rich, and touching I promise!
John Gierach's All Fisherman Are Liars. All Fishermen Are Liars (John Gierach's Fly-fishing Library).
John Gierach's All Fisherman Are Liars. There is no true to this statement. I'm also a flyfisher and I testify that we are not liars. John Gierach's All Fisherman Are Liars. Gierach travels across North America from the Pacific Northwest to the Canadian Maritimes to seek out quintessential fishing experiences.
John Gierach, a serious fisherman with a wry sense of humor, show us just how much more with his fishing stories and a unique look at the fly-fishing lifestyle. Trout Bum is really about why people fish as much as it is about how they fish, and it is ultimately about enduring values and about living in a harmony with our environment. Few books have had the impact on an entire generation that Trout Bum has had on the fly-fishing world
John is a great guide to fish with. I highly recommend his services er that other boats cannot touch.
Come join me and we'll go fly fishing for trout on northern Michigan's pristine rivers and creeks . John is a great guide to fish with.