Originally Posted by paflyfisher
For me cause i fish fresh most of the year when i get back at salt i usually miss the first fish because of the trout set.
It works in reverse too. I miss a whole lot of trout when I go on default mode and strip strike. My last Yellowstone river guide was almost ready to beat his head against the skiff. Once you get conditioned one way its hard to change, even though you know you should. Its just that if you're not paying attention muscle memory takes over in the excitement.