chris_hunt's posts

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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON October 16, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Video spotlight: A Fresh Start
Most of us trout anglers here in the States are settling into the shorter, cooler days of autumn, switching over from high-floating summer terrestrials to small-ish mayflies and caddis as fish start to feed on what's available, not just what looks good. We're slowing down. We're more deliberate.
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON October 16, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
The hardest fly to tie?
The author's Adams. Or... a distant cousin to the Adams.  I love to tie flies. But, like a guy who also loves to sing in the shower, I'm better off keeping my skills to myself. 
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON October 16, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Do you 'fish and tell?'
What if I were to tell you, hypothetically speaking, that I had an absolutely epic day today (which is often the case in October in Colorado, unless it snows … and sometimes even when it does)?
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON October 16, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Trout Tips: Pairing flies
Editor's note: The following is experpted from TU's book, "Trout Tips," available for overnight shipping. 
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William Conrad as Marshall Matt Dillon By Chris Hunt
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON October 13, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Video spotlight: Journey On
I love a good fishing road trip. With the right company and a handful of rivers between you and the destination, there might not be a better way to spend a week.
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON October 12, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Fly tying: The Klinkhamer
'Tis the season for emerging insects on America's great trout rivers. Here in Idaho, it's full-on Blue-winged Olive season (in an infuriating size 20!). While traditional dun patterns can work well, I've found that trout are often keyed in on emerging BWOs well into the full hatch.
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Blog Post BY chris_hunt ON October 12, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
Skills: Float tube basics
By Dave Atcheson
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The author standing on the railroad bridge where the first brown trout were introduced to America. By Kirk Deeter
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