High time for fly tying

High time for fly tying
Local News

By John LaConte

EAGLE COUNTY — When local Ray Kyle won the Iron Fly in February, he was coming off months of training.The Iron Fly is to anglers what the Iron Chef is to cooks, where competitors are given a bag of various materials and must create a masterpiece using what they’re given. The secret to Kyle’s success was not unique to fly-fishing, he just stuck to a time-tested adage that guarantees good results no matter the discipline — practice makes perfect.“Now is the time to tie,” Kyle said on Thursday. “Earlier nights lead to longer evenings, where you can’t go out and …

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