chris_hunt's posts

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The Appalachian Stewardship Foundation funded a three-year project to assess Morgantown, WV's energy usage and evaluate how to reduce pollution. The city has voted to adhere to the Paris Climate Accord. By Larry Harris
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By Dave Ammons For about two weeks in late June, the garden off the cabin deck explodes in the brilliant red-orange shades of the Papaver rhoeas, common poppies whose seeds were first sown in that spot by my grandfather years ago.
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One on a fly, one on a lure. Does it matter how you catch it?  
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON December 14, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Video spotlight: River of Life
Todd Moen's latest fly-fishing film is a story of three women and their fights with breast cancer. It's a sobering reminder that, while the "river of life" moves on, some of us fall victim to the cruelest of conditions. 
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON December 13, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Fly tying: Micro Caddis Larva
Tiny flies are the bane of my fly-tying existence, so when I come across a small pattern that is actually easy to tie, I tend to pay attention. And, this time of year on the West's wild rivers and tailwaters, tiny flies are often the name of the game. 
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON December 13, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Book review: From Lure to Fly
I can't count the times I've heard someone tell me something along the lines of, "I've always wanted to learn how to fly fish, but I have no idea where to start and no one to teach me."
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON December 13, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Voices from the River: Grouse
By Eric Booton
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Ah, the loop. The tight loop. The wide loop. That god-awful tailing loop. As RIO's Simon Gawesworth explains in the video below, the loop is the key to perfecting your forward fly cast. 
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Ah, the loop. The tight loop. The wide loop. That god-awful tailing loop. As RIO's Simon Gawesworth explains in the video below, the loop is the key to perfecting your forward fly cast. 
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Trout landed at Confluence Park in downtown Denver, with an amazed Mayor Hancock in background.    
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