The Portland Press Herald is reporting that Red Tide blooms are hitting the Maine coast with a frightening intensity this Summer.
Although its true that most trout feed below the surface most of the time, my favorite kind of fly fishing is dry fly fishing. This is where you present an imitation of an adult insect that has reached maturity and is floating on the surface film of the water. The excitement I receive from seeing a large trout come from below and take the fly is how I got hooked onto fly fishing in the first place.
New England Game and Fish posted an article listing some of the best trout fishing waters in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont.