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Forum: Lower Mid-U.S. 03-31-2011, 08:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 658
Posted By smith950
Re: Headed for LMF for the week.

We really knocked them out today. We caught close to 60 fishing. We started on Spillway Creek at the dam and worked our way down. The upper pool, in sight of the dam, we caught 20 small rainbows,...
Forum: Lower Mid-U.S. 03-30-2011, 07:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 658
Posted By smith950
Re: Headed for LMF for the week.

We got here on Tuesday weather was drizzly to light rain. Fishing was okay Caddis hatch early and then a light March Brown hatch. We caught 6 fish, 10-12", because of the weather we stayed at Evening...
Forum: Lower Mid-U.S. 03-26-2011, 05:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 658
Posted By smith950
Headed for LMF for the week.

It has been awhile since I have posted on the forum. Still lurking just haven't had anything to say.

The Lower Mountain Fork Foundation says the repairs to Spillway Creek are done. I took this...
Forum: General Discussion 09-07-2009, 10:17 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,761
Posted By smith950
Re: A Newb with some questions?

Steve,

Welcome to the forum. Ard nailed it. Its not the rod its the person holding the rod. There are other things you will need beside the rod and reel. Like flies, tippet, leader, etc.
...
Forum: General Discussion 06-15-2009, 07:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 905
Posted By smith950
Re: Google Earth

This website has both Google and MS next to each other. They move together as you drill down.

_http://www.jonasson.org/maps/
Forum: Forum Polls 05-24-2009, 04:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 906
Posted By smith950
Re: How many streams,creeks,rivers....have you already fished?

26 off the top of my head. 2-OK, 2-AR, 5-MN, 3-SD, 3-CO, 4-WY, 3-NM in the US and 1-Poland and 3-Slovakia last year on business.
Forum: Lower Mid-U.S. 05-17-2009, 08:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,363
Posted By smith950
Re: Flooding of Lower Mountain Fork

Pictures from the Lower Mountain Fork.
Spillway at the dam normal flow

http://i683.photobucket.com/albums/vv193/seangbaker/IMG_0653.jpg

Spillway at the dam all gates open 6" 5175cfs....
Forum: Lower Mid-U.S. 05-16-2009, 06:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,363
Posted By smith950
Re: Flooding of Lower Mountain Fork

Mike,

Sean posted pictures on the Three Rivers Fly Shop forum. The second picture shows the release level last year. The third is the current release level. The amount of water being released is...
Forum: General Discussion 04-10-2009, 10:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 341
Posted By smith950
Teton Reels temporarily halts production

Hi all,

While looking for a new reel I jumped onto Tetonís website and noticed the announcement that they have temporarily halted production while looking for a new buyer.

Teton Fly Reels - The...
Forum: Lower Mid-U.S. 02-14-2009, 10:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 10,154
Posted By smith950
Re: Broken Bow/Beavers Bend

Alan,

Not next week. I am actually leaving tonight for a 2 week business trip and wont be back until the 26th.

March Brown dries are working for us. A couple of guys mentioned soft hackles...
Forum: General Discussion 02-13-2009, 10:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 359
Posted By smith950
FlyFish Texas Expo

Has anyone been to the Flyfishing Texas Expo?

This years expo is in Athens on March 7th.
Forum: General Discussion 02-13-2009, 09:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,490
Posted By smith950
Re: How many fly fishing forums do you belong to?

I have memberships is 7-8 forums. I frequently visit 2 sites.

North American FlyFishing is my favorite. I check out the new post every night.

Then a local forum for the weekly updates.
...
Forum: Lower Mid-U.S. 02-13-2009, 09:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 10,154
Posted By smith950
Re: Broken Bow/Beavers Bend

CatchnRelease,

I was in BB the last 2 weekends fishing. Larger fish are below the lower park dam and between rereg dam and presby falls.

Check with Jesse at Three Rivers Fly Shop, outside the...
Forum: The Lodge Den 11-29-2008, 07:56 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,836
Posted By smith950
Re: Spouses or significant other.....

Damn that's funny, yatahey.

Jake, Yes I would like my wife on ever fishing trip. Like Joni said about her husband. Lauri is my best friend and I enjoy being with her. She is also a very good...
Forum: General Discussion 11-27-2008, 05:17 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 293
Posted By smith950
Happy Thanksgiving!!!

Happy Thanksgiving all.

We tried something different this year. A friend gave us his cabin until 12/2.

So Lauri, our son and his fiancee, our daughter and her husband and my mother and father...
Forum: General Discussion 11-27-2008, 03:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,016
Posted By smith950
Re: storing fly line and reel for winter

I'm with Eric. There are very few months I don't fish. I guess July and August are my slow months. The weathers to hot.

I do clean my line every 3-4 fishing trips or when the line gets dirty. But...
Forum: The Lodge Den 11-27-2008, 03:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,836
Posted By smith950
Re: Spouses or significant other.....

I consider myself lucky to have a wife who likes to fly fish. Lauri picks her own gear, lands and releases her own fish. Most of the time she out fishes me. I've learned to live with it.

Lauri...
Forum: General Discussion 09-14-2008, 07:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,436
Posted By smith950
Re: How do you organize your fly box?

Hi CaBrit,

Welcome to the forum.

I usually carry 3 boxes on the water. One for dry flies, one with midges, nymphs, scud and emergers and the last box has woolly buggers, streams and...
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 08-26-2008, 09:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,187
Posted By smith950
Re: need some easy patterns

Hi eaglesfn86,

I recently started tying and started with Pheasant Tails, then moved to Hares Ear and now am tying Fox Squirrels. They were easy flies to tie and fairly cheap for the material. My...
Forum: General Discussion 08-18-2008, 05:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,319
Posted By smith950
Re: Collins Hackle Farm

Peregrines,

Thanks for all the info. I spoke to Dennis Conrad from Conranch last night on line. I just sent him an email with my questions.

Line End is still doing a Whiting co-op. It looks...
Forum: Flies 08-17-2008, 08:19 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 13,129
Posted By smith950
Re: Discount Flies??

Another site to consider is Brock's Fly Shop. The flies have been good quality and held up well.

Scott
Forum: General Discussion 08-15-2008, 06:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,319
Posted By smith950
Collins Hackle Farm

Hi All,

I am just starting to tie dry flies. I have already done some research on Whiting, Metz and Keough necks and saddles. During my research I ran across a recommendation on another website...
Forum: General Discussion 08-15-2008, 06:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,324
Posted By smith950
Re: I received my Combo Kit in , now what?

Hi Charlie,

Welcome to the forum.

The #6/7 tells you the line size you will need for your reel either 6 wt or 7 wt. You are going to need backing on the reel, then line, then a leader and...
Forum: Fly Rods 08-15-2008, 05:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,445
Posted By smith950
Re: Winston Boron IIt or IIx rods?

Nate,

Welcome to the forum.

My wife and I have only been fly fishing for a couple of years. We own 11 rods between us. I have 3 Winston BIIt, 2 Scott G2 and a TFO Pro. Lauri has 2 Sage Z-Axis,...
Forum: Share Patterns 08-03-2008, 11:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 772
Posted By smith950
Re: Perch tutorial

Joni,

Good looking fly. Great tutorial. Thanks

Scott
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