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The Sabine River in East Texas.   
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON October 4, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Gear Test: STREAMtrekkers
We are all in search of balance; in our work, in our personal relationships, and in our lives. For many of us, finding balance means working in time to get outside and get on the water. Balance on the river or stream is a much less philosophical endeavor.
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Gearing up a new fly reel is one of those anticipatory endeavors–it's a bit of work, but the pay-off is simple. You get to go fishing. 
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON October 4, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Fly tying: Wood Duck Scud
Scuds are an important year-round source of food for trout, but I find flies mimicking them to be even more effective in fall and throughout winter.
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON October 3, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Fly tying: The Mickey Finn
A couple weeks back, I asked what your favorite fall streamer pattern was, and I got a lot of good answers, ranging from the Egg-sucking Leech to the Black Ghost to the venerable Mickey Finn. 
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON October 2, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Video spotlight: Our Water
Public lands and waters are what make fishing tick across the country. Having access to places where trout swim is vital to anglers and the industries that serve them.
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON September 30, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Trout Tips: Give the fish a break
Editor's note: The following is exerpted from TU's book, "Trout Tips," available now for overnight delivery.
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A Firehole River brown trout caught on a small soft-hackle.  By Chris Hunt
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