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Finding The Fish;

Posted 03-13-2011 at 03:08 PM by Hardyreels
Updated 04-21-2011 at 08:12 PM by Hardyreels

There are times when I go fishing where there is not another person there. Being alone in a place so vast isn't all that it's cracked up to be. There are things to consider, things like safety. It's not always a bear that you must be thinking of, if you were to take a fall while climbing through the Bush or scampering the rocks along a creek nobody knows where you are and that you're in trouble. I also spend a lot of time on rivers that see a lot of boats and fishermen and that's what this is about....
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Style

Posted 03-12-2011 at 12:10 PM by alcorn

When I talk style I'm not talking clothing, although lets face facts as fly fisherman we're a trendy bunch. No the style I refer to is more a style of fishing on whole. If you watch the movie "A river runs through it" you'll see what I mean. You see how they are taught to cast then you see two lines be cast at perfect 10 oclock 2 oclock methods. I think its incredible how things have changed. No longer are the days of just fly fishing for trout but today you can read about and most of...
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A Man & His Dog in Alaska;

Posted 03-11-2011 at 05:16 PM by Hardyreels
Updated 07-31-2011 at 04:57 AM by Hardyreels

A Man & His Dog in Alaska;

It seems that Iíve had a dog since I was 13 years old and Iíve had a few. My first was a mixed hound cross who had little to offer as personality but to be fair when I was 13 Ė 15 years old neither did I. My Dad had passed away just after my thirteenth so I guess the dog was an attempt to fill the void. Poor fella ended up hit and killed by a car while on one of his spawning runs. I was heartbroken but did not replace him until I was 18. Thatís when...
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Missing The Dog Days!!

Posted 03-10-2011 at 08:41 PM by Davo (Davo's Fly Angling Adventures)

I'm really jonsing for the Dog Days of Summer!! It has been to long since I sat in my office.

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March First 2011;

Posted 03-01-2011 at 02:23 PM by Hardyreels
Updated 03-20-2011 at 11:09 AM by Hardyreels

It was daylight at 7:00 Am this morning and the sun actually rose above the eastern horizon at around 8:00 the day is 5 minuets and 43 seconds longer than yesterday. This is a good time of year here. However there always seems to be a fly in the ointment and the fly for the past three days is once again wind! The months since last October until today have been filled with extreme winds and some clocked to 90 mph. Even though the sun is shining bright and warm the wind is keeping me indoors. The...
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