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Wind River Mtns Fishing Trip

Posted 05-28-2014 at 05:13 PM by mcnerney

This past month (July 2012) I have been taking horse back riding lessons mainly to go riding with my girlfriend and hopefully get into some of the remote high country lakes north of town. The Wind River range is just loaded with remote lakes that I want to explore. Dexter, the guy that I'm taking lessons from offered to take me up into the Wind River Mtns to fish for Goldens and I jumped on the opportunity. The plan was to take his grandson (Shawn) and his best friend (David) and myself with...
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Why I Fly Fish for if I need a Reason

Posted 05-22-2014 at 01:52 PM by michael_vorhis
Updated 05-28-2014 at 07:38 PM by michael_vorhis

I've heard it said that trout live in beautiful places, and it takes no more than a single glance above their fluid world--at snow-blanketed ranges and breeze-cleansed, wildflower-strewn mountain meadows and soaring ospreys--to know that it is true. We do our best to protect their homes...but why? Why do I care?

I'd become hooked on fly fishing long before, as a child, probably by reading some issue of Outdoor Life my Dad had subscribed to for my sake, but in those days the focus...
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Help with Furled Leaders

Posted 03-23-2014 at 08:58 AM by pm287

Originally Posted by james w 3 3 View Post
I went through this same dilemma this winter. Considering how long they are purported to last I decided to just buy them from Zen Outfitters.
Maybe somewhere down the road I'll start making them, but it just didn't make sense considering the costs of making a setup, time, and learning curve.
You may decide otherwise.
I set up a jig and had a great time building leaders this winter. Not that hard, just followed some sites and articles. Now we will see how they work in...
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Posted 03-13-2014 at 03:51 PM by fish hard

yesterday I had the pleasure of instructing two lady's and a guy all from Germany to Basic saltwater fly fishing,and casting lesson's.

beautiful day west wind.but I couldn't believe I only saw one bone fish on the flat.and I have fish this spot before,happy to say we caught a big Barracuda that give the gentleman a good fight with three jumps. the lady's enjoyed walking the flat, picking up sand dollars and taking a photo holding up two Star Fish.

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Fishing Lures

Posted 02-15-2014 at 03:55 AM by lurehq

Fishing Lures are attached to the fishing line. Experienced or beginner, it is important for the fisherman to know the use of the right type of lure for the fishing and the type of fishing techniques. An expert fisherman must have proper fishing equipments which are required for fishing. Fishing is done for excitement. A lot of patience and concentration power is required to get success in fishing. Internet has a huge explosion to access information from anywhere in the world. Surf the internet...
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