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Fishing the North Platte, WY, May 2014

Posted 05-28-2014 at 07:18 PM by mcnerney

I got a chance to fish with Chase and Rod from the forum this past week on the North Platte near Alcova, WY. I planned on doing a back-to-back trip, with the first trip up to the Bighorn below Thermopolis, but my friend Pete cancelled on me so I cancelled that trip and decided to just do the North Platte. We fished Miracle Mile for part of a day, fished Fremont canyon two half days, the rest of the time was on the Grey Reef, either floating or wading. We all took headers while wading due to the...
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Flaming Gorge in the Spring, April 2014

Posted 05-28-2014 at 07:11 PM by mcnerney

I got a chance to fish the Green River below Flaming Gorge, UT this past weekend with my friend Pete from Laramie. The forecast wasn't good, but Pete had made a reservation to do a guided float on Sunday and Pete's schedule wouldn't allow us to reschedule so we went for it. The wind was forecast to be 25-35 mph with higher gusts the whole weekend and the temps weren't much above freezing. I got there on Sat around 10 am and after purchasing a UT fishing license and grabbing a sandwich to go from...
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Spring Fishing in Wyoming, April 2014

Posted 05-28-2014 at 06:57 PM by mcnerney

The weather forecast was for a high of 66 degrees and light winds, so I just had to get out of the house and go fishing. I decided to head down to the Green and hit up a new spot that looked promising, after an hour of throwing streamers and nymph fishing and not a single bite, I decided to move on to the spot I discovered on Saturday. On Saturday this spot was just incredible, I couldn't hardly ask for a better piece of water, but how a couple days things change, now the water is off color and...
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Green River Fishing Plans go Awry, April 2014

Posted 05-28-2014 at 06:39 PM by mcnerney

The planned fishing trip was to do a float on the Green river with some forum members and then head south to spend a four days floating and wading the Green below Flaming Gorge with Seth (username qacwac) and his GF. Things started to fall apart when Seth called me a couple days ago, he has a job interview on Monday and wouldn't be able to go, so I decided I won't go to Flaming Gorge either as I have another trip scheduled for down there at the end of the month. The plan for the Saturday forum...
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Wyoming Spring Fishin', March 2014

Posted 05-28-2014 at 06:35 PM by mcnerney

Last week I got the chance to do some fishing with forum member qacwac who lives in Jackson, WY. On the first day we decided to do a float on the New Fork river, but unfortunately we got on the river at 1 pm and it was a 10 mile float so basically it ended up being a sight seeing trip as I had to keep the boat moving to be able to hit the takeout by 6 pm. The boat ramps still had plenty of snow but we were using my pontoon boat so dragging the boat across the snow was no problem, but when we got...
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