chris_hunt's posts

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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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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON September 28, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
TU duo wins prestigious Leopold Awards
Dave Sweet, left, and Joe McGurrin—two of TU's finest.
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First, forgive the subtitles, unless you speak German, of course.
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Grouse season always sneaks up on me, and I'm lucky if I can get out for a day or two early in the season when the weather is still nice and the birds haven't been walked over too many times.
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON September 28, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Fly tying: October Caddis Skater
Not to be confused with the October Caddis Euro Nymph we featured from Tim Flagler last week, this high-floating dry fly is a multi-purpose weapon for fall trout that can be absolutely deadly.