Troutnut.com Fly Fishing for Trout Home
User Password
or register.
Scientific name search:

> > Fly Shop in Rome, Italy

Feathers5July 3rd, 2013, 8:56 am
Posts: 287Is there a fly shop in or very near Rome, Italy?
OldredbarnJuly 6th, 2013, 12:01 pm
Novi, MI

Posts: 2600
Good luck! Back in 1996 when my wife and I visited Rome we were there to visit with her cousin who was then the president of the World Food Program. At dinner I explained I had been looking for Benecchi thread while I was in Italy...The next day she had her staff looking around for the stuff and they struck out.

This was pre internet etc, so you may have better luck than they did...

The thread was probably used in the making of clothes originally and may be from near Milan...There are more trout streams up that way too.

Bruce, IMHO, your time in Rome could be better spent doing just about anything other than hanging around a fly shop...If you have seen one you have seen them all.

Be a good Supplicant and visit the Sistine Chapel. :)
"Even when my best efforts fail it's a satisfying challenge, and that, after all, is the essence of fly fishing." -Chauncy Lively

"Envy not the man who lives beside the river, but the man the river flows through." Joseph T Heywood
MartinlfJuly 7th, 2013, 9:42 am
Moderator
Palmyra PA

Posts: 3130
Certainly, Bruce:

http://www.crazyfly.it

Tight lines,
"He spread them a yard and a half. 'And every one that got away is this big.'"

--Fred Chappell
OldredbarnJuly 7th, 2013, 11:13 am
Novi, MI

Posts: 2600
Good job Louis! Now you'll have to translate for Bruce. ;)
"Even when my best efforts fail it's a satisfying challenge, and that, after all, is the essence of fly fishing." -Chauncy Lively

"Envy not the man who lives beside the river, but the man the river flows through." Joseph T Heywood
TaxonJuly 7th, 2013, 12:10 pm
Site Editor
Plano, TX

Posts: 1326
http://translate.google.com/translate?sl=auto&tl=en&js=n&prev=_t&hl=en&ie=UTF-8&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.crazyfly.it&act=url
Best regards,
Roger Rohrbeck
www.FlyfishingEntomology.com

Quick Reply

You have to be logged in to post on the forum. It's this easy:
Username:          Email:

Password:    Confirm Password:

I am at least 13 years old and agree to the rules.

Related Discussions

TitleRepliesLast Reply
Re: 12/7/2012 Christmas Come Early
(1 more)

In Fishing Reports by Pryal74
1Dec 8, 2012
by Lastchance
Re: Fly Fishing in Italy
In General Discussion by Bama1981
16Mar 28, 2016
by AMOCACB
Re: season opener
In General Discussion by Flyfisher06
4Apr 7, 2008
by Flybyknight
Re: Todays exam....guess the bug
In General Discussion by Kroil
9Mar 13, 2008
by Martinlf
Re: Ascending caddis photos
In General Discussion by Lastchance
1Jan 8, 2012
by Entoman
Re: Anyone know anything about this reel? No badging on it
In Gear Talk by Larry4duke
1Apr 12, 2018
by Partsman
Re: The Delaware
In Fishing Reports by Martinlf
5Jun 2, 2017
by Martinlf
Re: There going to be here soon...
In Fly Tying by Catskilljon
18Apr 13, 2014
by Jmd123
Re: A Small Stream Trout Rod
In Gear Talk by PaulRoberts
25May 7, 2011
by Falsifly
Re: Publications you read
In General Discussion by GoofusBug
29Apr 5, 2009
by GONZO
Most Recent Posts
Re: Scissors
In Fly Tying by PESCATORE (Martinlf replied)
Peepers
In General Discussion by Wbranch
Re: How did you start fly fishing?
In General Discussion by Summer_doug (Adirman replied)
Re: Need hatch info for southern Indiana - is this even available?
In the Identify This! Board by Jmd123 (Taxon replied)
Re: Low water trouting
In Fishing Reports by Partsman
Re: Indiana stream survey, Phase II
In the Photography Board by Jmd123 (Partsman replied)
Re: NH wet fly
In Fly Tying by Jvand (Partsman replied)
Re: Test to see if this works!
In the Photography Board by Jmd123 (Roguerat replied)
Re: May in the Mason Tract
In Fishing Reports by Summer_doug (Martinlf replied)