You’ve probably been there before. Lying in bed, the night before a fly fishing excursion. You have thoughts. Questions, actually. You might attempt the counting sheep equivalent of visualizing heavy trout coming to the net. But, for analytical minds like many fly anglers possess, that practice gets one thinking about hypotheticals and other situational what-ifs.
So, there you are; awake. With a litany of issues, pertinent and inconsequential, running through your head.
I go through some of the questions you might consider before the “big trip.”