Re: Why Did You Go There?
Originally Posted by countr21
Because I can't say it better, I am going to quote the preface from my favorite fly fishing book: Fly Fishing the Rocky Mountain Backcountry by Rich Osthoff.
"Give me trout, give me trout water, and I inherit the most beautiful country on Earth. I can think of no better reason to fish than to wander the pure and wild places where trout live...........I've fly-fished throughout the Rocky Mountain backcountry in search of trout that rarely, if ever, see humans."
Fishing a stream where the trout may have never seen man is a very cool thing.
"I predict future happiness for Americans if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them. "