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Another evening on the creek to remember.

Posted 08-20-2011 at 09:42 PM by mbphotos54

Well I decided to go back out to the creek after work today, being short on leaders I was stuck using a 1x leader that I used a few weeks ago and was a bit short. how ever this worked to my advantage because i ended up using a bullgill popper and it flew it great. several good nice sunfish and a near landing of a catfish.. DOh! spit it out about 10 ft from me... then as I was heading back to the car I seen one dark hole and figured I better check... as soon as the popper hit the water the water...
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Posted 08-20-2011 at 12:44 AM by caseywise (alaska)

we may just have to move back up there
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We Don't Get This Way Overnight;

Posted 08-18-2011 at 12:42 PM by Hardyreels

You will have to read part two also to get the whole story. The site allows only so many words per page here and most of my stories don't make the cut

This story is taken from an old thread here on the forum. Threads have a tendency to get buried over the years and sometimes I dig one out and read it. I was always mesmerized by water, rivers, creeks, even a good hard runoff after a thunder storm provided a miniature river for me to explore. I graduated from throw lines to a spin...
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We Don't Get This Way Overnight; Part Two

Posted 08-18-2011 at 12:39 PM by Hardyreels
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At nearly a dead run I headed back to the car to get my fly rod, the moment of truth was soon to be at hand. There were definitely fish here! As fast as I could I assembled the two piece rod and fastened one of those big fat creations of mine to the end of my leader. Quickly I made my way back down the path through the little meadow to the water.

Sure enough they were still there and God, they both had a fish on! I waded in downstream of the woman....
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Fyshtales from The South Fork.

Posted 08-14-2011 at 10:42 PM by fysh (Fremont Silver Wolves 2011.)
Updated 08-15-2011 at 10:26 PM by fysh

This weekend Pam and I headed to The South Fork to celebrate our Anniversary. The water has been very high all Summer and has only come down to fishable and safe floating levels over the last couple weeks, needless to say it's been a tough season with no "water therapy" on our favorite river.

This being our Anniversary I bought Pam a new rod(ok it was a very lightly used, well taken care of rod that I picked up from Paul aka "IMXER"), a Loomis GL4 9' 6wt that will...
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