K.R.F.F. Library

The Kern River Fly Fishers Club has a library of books and videos that members may use.  If you wish to check out a book or video, please contact Wayne Rich.



List Updated Dec 2011






Adams Angling Catalogue

Jim Adams

America’s 100 Best Trout Streams

John Ross

American Trout Fishing

John Mervin

Another Lousy Day in Paradise

John Gierach

Arizona Trout Stream & Their Hatches


Bass Fishing in California

Ron Kovach

Bluegill – Fly Fishing & Flies

Terry Wilson

Bush Pilot Angler

Lee Wulff

Cabela’s 50th Anniversary


Caddis Flies (2)

Gary LaFontaine

Cast From the Edge

Scott Sadil

Creating Fly Tying & Fly Fishing

Rex Gerlach

Dances with Trout

John Gierach


Dave Hughes

Even Brook Trout Get the Blues

John Gierach

Favorite Flies & Their Histories

Mary Marbury

Fisherman’s Knots, Fishing Rigs & How to Use Them

Bob McNally

Fishing Bamboo

John Gierach

Fly Casting Techniques

Joan Wulff

Fly Fishing – First Cast to First Fish

Joseph Petralia

Fly Fishing for the Complete Idiot

Michael Rutter

Fly Fishing Mammoth

Mark Heskett

Fly Fishing Simple to Sophisticated

Al Kyte

Fly Fishing Tail Waters

Ed Engle

Fly Fishing Women

Pudge Kleinkulf

Fly Rodding the Coast

Ed Mitchell

Fool’s Paradise

John Gierach

Free & Reduced-Fee Sport Fishing Licenses

Dept of Fish & Game

Guide to Aquatic Trout Foods

Dave Whitlock

Handbook of Hatches

Dave Hughes

Hardhead & Trout in the Kern River

Christine McQuire

Home Pool

Bruce Ducker

Instant Mayfly Identification Guide

Al Caucci & Bob Nastasi

KRI Agency Sediment


Lake Fishing with a Fly

Ron Cordes & Randall Kaufmann

Mastering The Spring Creeks

John Shewey

Matching the Hatch

Ernest G. Schwiebert, Jr

Mayflies – The Angler & The Trout

Fred Arbona, Jr

Meeting & Fishing the Hatches

Charles Meck

Montana Fly Fishing Guide

John Holt

New Streamside Guide

Art Flick’s

Online License Sales

Dept of Fish & Game

Public Health Assessment

CA Dept of Public Health

River Girls

Pudge Kleinkauf

Salmon, Steelhead & Trout in CA – Report

Center for Watershed Science

Sierra Trout Guide

Ralph Cutter

SOS: CA Native Fish Crisis

Commissioned by CA Trout

State Water Resources Control Board

Water Quality Certification

Steelhead & The Floating Line

Jeff Hall

Streams of Consciousness

Jeff Null

The Art of Fly Tying

John Van Vliet

The Complete Book of Trout Fly Fishing

Goran Cederberg

The Curtis Creek Manifesto

Sheridan Anderson

The Dry Fly – New Angles

Gary LaFontaine (A)

The Essence of Fly Casting

Mel Kreiger

The Fly Tyers Nymph Manual

Randall Kaufmann

The Gift of Trout

Ted Leeson

The Habitat of Rivers


The New American Trout Fishing

John Mervin

The Trout & The Stream

Charles Broosk

Trout Bum

John Gierach

Trout Country

Michael Furtman

Trout Fishing in California

Ron Kovach

Trout Stream Insects

Dick Pobst

Tying Flies

Jack Dennis and Friends

Western Stream Guide

Jack Dennis & Friends







A Casting Approach to Dry Fly Tactics In Tight Brush

Joe Humphreys

Advanced Fly Casting

Doug Swisher

Advanced Fly Fishing for Pacific Steelhead

Lani Waller

Advanced Strategies for Selective Trout

Doug Swisher

Anatomy of a Trout Stream

Rick Hafele

Catching More Steelhead: Breaking Traditions

Jim Teeny

Fishing Crustaceans & Snails

Gary Borger

Florida’s Bonefish & Tarpon

Jim & Kelly Watts

Fly Damsels & Dragons

Gary Borger

Fly Fishing for Pacific Steelhead

Lani Waller

Fly Fishing for Trophy Steelhead

Lani Waller

Fly Fishing Utah – Green River Trout

Jim and Kelly Watt

Great American Trout Streams – 3 box set

TV Series

Great American Trout Streams – 3 box set (Session II)

TV Series

Mexico’s Bonefish & Dorado

Jim & Kelly Watt

Miracle of the Scarlet Salmon

Time Life

No-Nonsense Flies – Volume 1

J Fair

Strategies for Selective Trout (2)

Doug Swisher

Survival of the Wild Trout & Salmon

Trout Unlimited

Trout Secrets

Geoff Thomas

Tying & Fishing Attractors/The Dry Fly

Gary LaFontaine

Tying Flies – Volume 1

Jack Dennis

Venezuela Tarpon & Bonefish

Jim and Kelly Watt

Wading Safety








A River Runs Through It (2 copies)

Columbia Pictures

Bass – the Movie (2 copies)

Jamie Howard

Caddis – Top to Bottom

John Gantner

Callibaetis Top to Bottom

John Gantner

European Nymphing

Jack Dennis & Vladi

Fly Casting – Faults & Fixes

Mel Krieger

Ganter’s Bass Flies

John Gantner

Improve Your Fly Casting

Jack Dennis

Lee Wulff Master Collection

Lee Wulff

Our Favorite Flies & How to Fish Them

Jack Dennis

Rivers of a Lost Coast

Tom Skerritt

Shadow Casting – The Making of a “River Runs Through It”

Columbia Pictures

Sierra Fly Fishing – Vol II

Guy Jeans

Stepping Into the Stream

Barbara Klutinis

The Essence of Fly Casting

Mel Krieger

The Way of a Trout

Trout Unlimited

Trout Bum Diaries – Vol I – Patagonia


Trout Grass

David James Duncan

Tying Jack Dennis’ Newest Pattern

Jack Dennis






How I Built Orvis (4)

Leigh Perkins