Great first day in susquehanna Co. Pa.
Arivved for the 8 am opener alot of fishermen located along shore. Found nice pockets of rianbows in the pools above the rapids. Though the water was a little cloudy from the rain the day before.Took a chance on a spinner at 10: am and landed a nice 4lb ... [ READ MORE... ]
Group shot of NJ TU chapter members who participated in the second March Madness Fly Tying event held on Saturday, 3/22/14 in Cranford, NJ. Hosted by the Rahway River chapter, over 40 TU members honed their tying skills and donated flies to Project Healing Waters, Casting For Recovery and TU... [ READ MORE... ]
I put this together today just kind of making it up as I went along and came out with what I think is kind of like a hybrid Hare's Ear/ Copper John. I'd appreciate any feedback or opinions on how to make it better. I tied a few in tan and dark hare's ear as well. Here's the recipe:
Hook: Umpqua... [ READ MORE... ]
Trail mix? Chips? Granola bars? Gummy bears? Baby back ribs?
When you get hungry on the river, what's your go-to snack?
If you could be fishing anywhere right now, where would you be?
High in the Rockies? Waist-deep in a coastal steelhead stream? Sightfishing to enormous brown trout in New Zealand?
If you could only fish dry flies, nymphs or streamers for the rest of your life, what would you choose? Why?
A lot of us are gear hounds. We love our rods, our vests, pack and flies. They see a lot of abuse, and I often wonder what they'd say if they had a chance.
My favorite fly box, packed with four full leaves of nymphs would probably say "Help, I'm floating the down the Madison".
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What bugs have you been tying up lately?
If you could only fish one stream for the rest of your life (the horror), what would it be?