Where, When, and How to Fish the Twizel Canals - Tackle, Soft Baits, Methods and Advice for the Experts
The Complete Guide to Fishing the Twizel Canals Contains 148 pages, 25,000 words, and 185 photographs and is a much larger and more detailed work than the earlier Fishing the Twizel Canals by the same author released four years and five months ago back in August 2013 (you also get a free download of the earlier book as an added bonus). I greatly appreciate the assistance given by many top anglers who fish the canals on a regular basis. Sometimes the fish are easy to catch and sometimes not so much. Knowing the best approach, when, where and how to fish makes a world of difference when it comes to targeting big trout and salmon in this wonderful world-class fishery. Contents Introduction 8 1 Trout & Salmon in the Twizel Canals 24 2 Getting Started 34 3 Salmon Farming the Twizel Canals 48 4 Fishing the Ohau A Wall 58 5 Rods, Reels and Lines 90 6 Soft-Bait Fishing 106 7 Natural Bait Fishing 120 8 Dressed Jigs 132 9 Releasing Fish – Seven Tips 140 10 Useful Addresses 146 Exclusive content not published elsewhere. Learn about the importance of flow rate in deciding which jig heads to use for soft-baiting. We also give you a list of which soft-baits to buy to start you off in the right direction. Which rods and reels you need to fish the canals. A list and links to camping grounds in the Twizel area. Bait anglers are not neglected. Advice on baits, rigs, fishing spots and methods. Interesting pictures and stories about the salmon farms. Here is just a fraction of what’s inside… Why is the trout and salmon fishing in the Twizel Canals so good? Why are there so many big fish in the canals? The reason may not be that obvious! What do the big monster trout eat? Sockeye Salmon. Salmon Farming in the Canals. What are the best knots and terminal rigs for the canals? Why tying super-strong rigs is so important. The best tried and tested rig for the Ohau A wall. Fishing streamers and nymphs on spinning gear for huge trout. Featured lures and the adapted Tongariro style rig. Setting the correct drag pressure. Why you need to use Mustad Fastach ball bearing swivels and clips. What to do when you have hooked a big trout. A lot of big fish are lost unnecessarily – how to prevent it happening to you. Selecting soft-bait rods for the canals. Why I like to extend the rod butt. Rod length decisions. How to choose the correct size reel to match your rod. Choosing spinning reels and braided lines. Different types of soft-baits including scented and unscented and why it is important to have a good selection. The effectiveness of egg patterns – even on really large trout. Where to find and how to store live huhu grubs. The best spots to fish natural bait rigs. Huge rainbow trout caught on a prawn. Tying Dressed Jig Patterns, are they worth trying, why they work so well in the age of the “soft-bait.” Why I paint my jig heads to match my soft-baits and dressed jigs. The importance of eyes on your lures. I’ve been told that many of the big trout caught and released may not survive the experience. Seven tips to help your fish make it through catch and release. Plus heaps more! Buy Ebook .pdf Download Now! Download “The Complete Guide to Fishing the Twizel Canals by Allan Burgess” Plus your free bonus e-book Fishing the Twizel Canals, and you can be reading them on your computer in just a few minutes. You can also print out the pages with Adobe Reader to read later at your leisure. Special introductory offer to Fishingmag.co.nz website members and previous purchasers. NZ$19.95 Click to view more detailed info on The Complete Guide to Fishing the Twizel Canals by Allan Burgess.
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