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Forum: General Discussion 08-19-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,195
Posted By dpreller
Re: Best fighting fish?!

size being equal smallmouth hands down,however i would love to see what a bluegill could do at 3-4 lbs
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 08-14-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 440
Posted By dpreller
Re: Fun with "Feather Flies"

rick im sure youve tried pinchot ,if you havent you should .lots of weeds that holds bluegill fairly shallow.if you fish poppers at dark you get an occasional bonus bass.
Forum: General Discussion 08-14-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 658
Posted By dpreller
Re: Testing Kayaks for Flyakking

i bought a slayer last winter and have fished from it alot this year. great yak, stable comfy seat clean deck that doesnt snag fly line too bad.
Forum: General Discussion 07-25-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 661
Posted By dpreller
Re: Cabelas L tech review. Wow!

i own the same rod as well and its a great smallmouth rod,yet still ight enough to have fun with an 8 inch bluegill
Forum: Mid-Atlantic Area 07-09-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 383
Posted By dpreller
Re: Trout near selinsgrove pa

greg i cant help you with the trout fishing but... by all means hit the susquehanna for smallmouth the fishing from selingsgrove down to harrisburg can be world class.
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 07-09-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 511
Posted By dpreller
Re: Hot Weather Bass

fishing for smallies in rivers is best during the summer,rivers come down to fly fishable levels fish early morning and late evening with poppers and clousers.concentrate on the shade as others have...
Forum: General Discussion 04-04-2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 605
Posted By dpreller
Re: Savage River MD

yeah i thought there was a campground there and on th potomac.when is a good time to come up? and what are some good patterns etc? ive heard its alot of midges small flies etc.
Forum: General Discussion 04-03-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 605
Posted By dpreller
Re: Savage River MD

i live in northern baltimore county and every year i swear im gonna do a camping trip and fish the savage and north branch but i never do. this year though.... keep posting some of your trips maybe...
Forum: General Discussion 03-31-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,277
Posted By dpreller
Re: So far no luck with Nymphing. Any suggestions?

Ok first of all your nymph MUST be dead drifted without the effect of the current on it. This will be even more important if you fish for wild fish. Second you usually need to be on the bottom. One...
Forum: General Discussion 03-31-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 659
Posted By dpreller
Re: Fly fishing kayak or canoe

i have a native slayer. love it. open cockpit area for fly fishing very comfortable hi lo sat and very stable.
Forum: Fly Rods 03-27-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 868
Posted By dpreller
Re: Is there really that big of a deal with rod length?

i like the feel of short rods better but find that for where i fish lots of midges and finicky trout a 9 footer fishes better. easy to lift line over tricky currents mends better etc. i still have a...
Forum: General Discussion 03-22-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 505
Posted By dpreller
Re: Kayak fishers, I'd like your opinion.

Jackson cuda or coosa,ride 113 or135 native slayer. I tried them all and chose the slayer for the clean deck layout and hi lo seat.any of them would have been great though. You should try to paddle...
Forum: Fly Rods 03-20-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,367
Posted By dpreller
Re: Ideal length for a 3wt?

I use Bauer but I can't remember the model number.lol.I've had it about 8 years.
Forum: Fly Rods 03-19-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,367
Posted By dpreller
Re: Ideal length for a 3wt?

I have that rod as mentioned and its a sweetheart. If I know I'm gonna be fishing only dries like a spinner fall after work its my go to.
Forum: Fly Rods 03-18-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,346
Posted By dpreller
Re: Loomis NRX

my first premium rod was a 8.5 ft 5 wt imx. loved that rod its a long story as to why its gone but if i ever get a chance to buy a used one i will. havent fished a loomis in a while but i cast a pft...
Forum: Fly Rods 03-18-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,367
Posted By dpreller
Re: Ideal length for a 3wt?

my favoriye 3 wt is without a doubt my8foot4inch scott g2. also love my7ft 7inch but its more limited.if i had to chose only one it would be the 84
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 03-17-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 904
Posted By dpreller
Re: First Weekend in April Steelhead-Where will the ice be out?

well the way the weather looks here the ice may be gone by july 4th
Forum: General Discussion 03-07-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 314
Posted By dpreller
Re: How to decide between larva or nymph?

Great advice right there.
Forum: General Discussion 03-07-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 314
Posted By dpreller
Re: How to decide between larva or nymph?

midges start out as larva worm like tiny things that live uder rocks on sbmerged sticks etc. they then turn into pupa as the begin to sprout wings and head towards the surface to hatch into adult...
Forum: General Discussion 02-26-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 832
Posted By dpreller
Re: Ya'll might ban me for this

good lord jim!ive been in tackle store that didnt have that much stuff! and i too must admit to using conventional gear when i need to like river fishing for smallies in high water or when they are...
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 02-25-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 965
Posted By dpreller
Re: Susquehanna Smallmouth

yeah im looking forward to hitting the smallies on the susky this year too. even bought a new kayak so i can cover more water between wades. i try to keep it simple buggers, or poppers for the most...
Forum: Fly Fishing Tackle Member Classifieds 12-04-2013, 10:47 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 319
Posted By dpreller
9ft 5 wt scott g2 new in tube

hey guys i have a 9ft #5 scott g2 .ive owned it for 2 years but never fished it still has the plastic on the handle .never registered . also have a lamsonguru 1.5 with a rio tactical trout line never...
Forum: General Discussion 08-12-2013, 01:51 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,450
Posted By dpreller
Re: Time To 'Fess Up...

dam guys take it easy .the guy asked a simple question.there are plenty of real things in the world to get upset about like how our government is mortgaging our future to pay for unwanted substandard...
Forum: General Discussion 08-09-2013, 08:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 256
Posted By dpreller
Re: Getting Ready for Montana

greeeeen with envy!
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 08-09-2013, 08:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,052
Posted By dpreller
Re: Carp - Never tried it, pointers?

well this seems pretty simple if you dont like to catch carp dont fish for them. doesnt mean you have to get on the forum and act like a jackass to people who do. but then this is the internet and...
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