Originally Posted by bias5246
I too am excited for spring. I've been trying my hand at tying my own flies. I've gotten fairly decent. I just got my new reel in--Orvis Battenkill 3/4 and some new Orvis waders and boots. I fell in while fishing the Chimney Tops this November!! It was freezing. But since I try to be tough, I just changed clothes and went right back out. I didn't have felt on, so felt-bottomed wading shoes should be a worthy investment.
I would buy the rubber sole boots and skip the felt. I have a hunch the Park will be outlawing the felt sole sometime in the near future.