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Forum: Mid-Atlantic Area 01-21-2013, 09:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,151
Posted By 50fish
Re: Virginia / West Virginia

You can get on I-81 around Bristol and head north to Winchester and you will find lots of good trout water on the VA/WV line. There are plenty of wild brook trout streams in the north western part...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 12-26-2012, 03:49 PM
Replies: 689
Views: 64,481
Posted By 50fish
Re: Brown Trout Pics

Good looking fish. I fish Mossy alot. I'm just down the road in Bridgewater.
Forum: General Discussion 03-21-2012, 02:37 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,657
Posted By 50fish
Re: anyone using those new sun protection shirts

I have a set of the columbia pants and shirt I wear in the summer smallmouth floats. I'm pretty fair skinned and when the fishing is good, I tend to forget about sunscreen. Plus they dry quick when...
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 03-04-2012, 07:53 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,540
Posted By 50fish
Re: Your favorite warm water fish ?

Smallies!!!! Though I do enjoy throwing small popping bugs to bluegills with a 2 wt.
Forum: General Discussion 03-04-2012, 05:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,004
Posted By 50fish
Re: Why I Hate Waders

That is the one down fall to wearing waders because there are just some experiences best shared with your friends:D
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 02-28-2012, 06:10 PM
Replies: 689
Views: 64,481
Posted By 50fish
Re: Brown Trout Pics

http://i383.photobucket.com/albums/oo275/50bowhunter/IMAG0201.jpg
Forum: General Discussion 02-27-2012, 09:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 779
Posted By 50fish
Re: Dropper setup

Now that sounds interesting. Going to have to give that a try
Forum: General Discussion 02-27-2012, 07:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 430
Posted By 50fish
Re: 2 for 1

I have done it on shad, but not trout.
Forum: General Discussion 02-27-2012, 07:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 779
Posted By 50fish
Dropper setup

Couple questions. You just starting your day with a dropper setup. What first two flys you usually start with. Also if you use an egg pattern or greenie or something bright colored, do you go with...
Forum: General Discussion 02-22-2012, 09:19 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 6,413
Posted By 50fish
Re: Dress code explained

I'm guessing I won't make any magazine covers

http://i383.photobucket.com/albums/oo275/50bowhunter/0462.jpg
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 02-14-2012, 11:50 PM
Replies: 446
Views: 56,691
Posted By 50fish
Re: Small stream Stories and Pictures;

Pink is a great color for native brookies for some reason. I may have to head across the mountain and fish that sometime soon.
Forum: Member Introductions 02-12-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 271
Posted By 50fish
Re: New to the Forum

Welcome to the forum. Sounds like you are in my neck of the woods. I live just south of Harrisonburg, about 3 miles from Mossy Creek.
Forum: Mid-Atlantic Area 02-11-2012, 09:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 499
Posted By 50fish
Re: Smith River

Nice fish, I haven't fished the Smith in several years, its a 3+ hour drive for me.
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 02-11-2012, 08:58 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,536
Posted By 50fish
Re: Where is smallie heaven and when should I be there?

Virginia has some outstanding SM rivers. The James and New rivers both constantly produce 4+ smallies. Lots of other smaller rivers that may not produce the big fish consistantly but lots of...
Forum: General Discussion 02-11-2012, 08:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 870
Posted By 50fish
Re: Lacrosse Custom Rods?

I think it was a cheap Martin reel. Guess it could have been the reel, never tried to put another one on it.
Forum: General Discussion 02-11-2012, 11:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 870
Posted By 50fish
Re: Lacrosse Custom Rods?

I bought one a couple years ago in a 7' 2wt. It was ok. My only complaint was the reel seat was to large and the reel would wiggle a little. Unfortunatly it was broken last year. We were riding...
Forum: Member Introductions 02-09-2012, 03:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 255
Posted By 50fish
Re: Hello SW VA

Welcome. I'm pretty new here myself. I live in western VA just outside of Harrisonburg.
Forum: General Discussion 02-04-2012, 10:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,942
Posted By 50fish
Re: Survival Rate of Stocked Trout?

Here in western VA, people hit the stocked waters like they haven't eaten in weeks. And since they usually only stock the big holes they can back the truck up to, they don't last very long.
Forum: General Discussion 02-02-2012, 08:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 486
Posted By 50fish
Re: First fish on a fly

My first fish on the fly was a bluegil in a local mountain lake. My first trout was on a family vacation in Cherokee NC in the Smokey Mtn.'s. I have a pic but its not on the computer.
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 01-13-2012, 09:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 689
Posted By 50fish
Re: First Day Out

Mossy is in western VA between Staunton and Harrisonburg. Its a limestone creek that flows through open farmland. There is about 2.5 miles that is open to the public with a free permit. There are...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 01-12-2012, 09:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 689
Posted By 50fish
Re: First Day Out

Broke it in, didn't break it.
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 01-12-2012, 07:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 689
Posted By 50fish
First Day Out

Got off work around 2:30 and it was around 50 degrees today so hit the water. The water was high and stained due to yesterdays rain but I still managed to catch a few small browns. I also broke in...
Forum: Member Introductions 01-04-2012, 06:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 214
Posted By 50fish
Re: Checking in from western VA

Sure thing. I know you have some good trout waters near you. I have always wanted to fish the Holston. I'm probably close to 4 hours from you.
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 01-03-2012, 08:55 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 29,934
Posted By 50fish
Re: Brook Trout Pictures

Some wild VA mountain brookies
http://i383.photobucket.com/albums/oo275/50bowhunter/020-2.jpg
http://i383.photobucket.com/albums/oo275/50bowhunter/RamseysDraft5-21-10.jpg

Fished a little in...
Forum: Member Introductions 01-03-2012, 08:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 214
Posted By 50fish
Re: Checking in from western VA

You know it. I live less than a mile from a smallmouth river that 2 people can catch 100+ fish per day almost all summer long. Its a small river that never gets fished due to all of the popular...
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