Letter of Recommendation: Urban Fly-Fishing

By | August 12, 2018

Illustration by Sally Deng from the New York Times

Maybe we would have fewer visitors if more folks realized that there is fish right out their own back door. The New York Times has an article that says… I realized that I could fish every day, even while living in New York. Anyone could. It turned out that my book editor, whom I already knew to be a fellow fly-fishing obsessive, had been staking out a spot on the Bronx River, a place where he could fish for carp regularly without jeopardizing his career or neglecting his newborn. I caught a huge brook trout in a little creek running by a Toyota dealership on Long Island. I had a Tinder date in which we went fly-fishing in Prospect Park and then got happy-hour margaritas at a place on Vanderbilt.

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Category: Hunting/Fishing

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Patti Hart is the editor-in-chief and founder of the NFNews.net. Patti lives on the North Fork during the summers and travels the world for the rest of the year, updating NFNews every day wherever there is an internet connection.

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