Originally Posted by Red Owl
It might be a situation where I have tried them now and then and not had much confidence so I gave up rather quickly and went back to dry flies or nymphs...
You hit the nail right on the head! Most of my fishing is similar to Riptides. I live and die by streamers, on the rare occasion that I get up to a Trout stream I look at all those nymphs and dries at the fly shop and just scratch my head. Then I use an Olive Bugger all day.