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Forum: Share Patterns 03-30-2009, 12:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 373
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: Double Dare / a salmon fly

I will eventually get alota pics of my flies on here. I have alot. But I dont want to share too many now
Forum: General Discussion 03-30-2009, 12:10 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,341
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: Walleye on a fly rod ????

Like any fly, pattern etc they all server a purpose. A clouser is an all around pattern that can be a good attractor as well as minnow pattern where as that gummi minnow is strictly baitfish.
Try...
Forum: Share Patterns 03-29-2009, 10:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 373
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: Double Dare / a salmon fly

You sure do tie some classic salmon flies, excellent patterns and the detail is amazing. Looks like it should be in a book, maybe write your own book displaying Alaska Salmon Patterns tied by you?
Forum: General Fly Tying Discussions 03-29-2009, 06:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 849
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: Fly tie mistakes

I have gone through this stage many a time... Now, if it doesnt look good by missing something (which now I rarely do do ) I will throw it in a container and later strip the mats off and use that...
Forum: Share Patterns 03-29-2009, 06:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,477
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: Alberta Walleye Fly Box

Yes. Thought I replied.. haha. I will reply now. Sorry bud!
lol
Forum: Fly Rods 03-29-2009, 06:13 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 321
Posted By AlbertaFly
J Stockard 4 Peice Blanks

Has anyone fished these, whats your take on them?? They are affordable, but are they dependable?
Redington makes some excellent affordable rods, would they compare like to say the Crosswater?
Forum: Share Patterns 03-29-2009, 06:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,477
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: Alberta Walleye Fly Box

Yah. They are black nickel to be exact, tungsten too so they get down a little quicker. I am experimenting a lot with colors, blues work great in the rivers etc. I try to take my spin fishing...
Forum: Southeast U.S. 03-29-2009, 02:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 625
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: North Carolina

that about sums up my questions.
i am just considering coming there, not a for sure thing by any means but I think it would be cool to fly fish somewhere that is out of the ordinary,being from...
Forum: Southeast U.S. 03-29-2009, 12:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 625
Posted By AlbertaFly
North Carolina

looking to gain some information on fly fishing north carolina... are there any good trout streams/rivers, lakes.... etc
Looking for somewhat central, west of the state.

Thanks
Forum: Share Patterns 03-27-2009, 10:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 644
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: Shrimp and scuds

I could see that bigger shrimp, working in the flats for bones etc.
Nice, simple looking fly.
Forum: Share Patterns 03-27-2009, 10:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,235
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: three flies-crappie fly, salmon fly, snail

Great looking flies. If you really want to get creative.. take purple beads and wrap them in a salmon sack (making row), wrap peacock herl, lots of it and bulk it up. Cut out some thicker ziplock...
Forum: Mountain 03-26-2009, 09:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 899
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: Alberta, Saskatchewan or BC

Will do.

My first trip will most likely be on the stillwaters, spring rainbows and brookies and the river for walleye, pike and goldeye's.

If you come up here, shoot me a pm
Forum: Mountain 03-26-2009, 04:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 899
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: Alberta, Saskatchewan or BC

You would like to think that, wouldnt you? lol
Yah.. there are some bull trout rivers/streams but folks arent that willing to tell you where the big boys live (very few), Cuts is about the same,...
Forum: Mountain 03-25-2009, 06:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 899
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: Alberta, Saskatchewan or BC

I expected that more members would post in specific area according to where they live.. maybe they should look at reducing soo many options on where to post in the future. I have always wanted to fly...
Forum: Share Patterns 03-23-2009, 05:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,477
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: Alberta Walleye Fly Box

yah. leech patterns are great, up here I have found that a standard brown, olive or black leech works great as well as grey, black, olive clousers but they do like the brite colors quite often too. I...
Forum: Share Patterns 03-23-2009, 12:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,477
Posted By AlbertaFly
Alberta Walleye Fly Box

well,
just finished up tying my patterns for Walleye. I beleive there is 78 flies total.
Enjoy.
Forum: Share Patterns 03-21-2009, 01:12 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 376
Posted By AlbertaFly
Flies for Sale

Before I make this complete subject I want to make sure that the folks at NAFFF arent going to get angry at me for this.

But I have a handful of flies for sale. They are the flies that were tied...
Forum: Flies 03-20-2009, 11:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,179
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: Nymphs for the au sable (MI)

Well, nymph fishing if done in a river or stream can be fished with an indicator on a drift or as a dropper fly off of a dry.. stimulators etc etc.

On a lake I would fish them casting to rising...
Forum: Share Patterns 03-20-2009, 04:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 395
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: Few Flies

Those are some OLD pictures from over a year ago now. But the body on the nymph is glass beads tied in spaced out. The Thorax is what they call brown ice dubbing.. gives it a purple flash to it.
...
Forum: Share Patterns 03-19-2009, 12:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 395
Posted By AlbertaFly
Few Flies

Heres a few flies Ive tied up in the last while. Let me know what you think.
Forum: Share Patterns 03-19-2009, 12:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 879
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: McFly's Mickey Finn Clouser

nice looking fly.
I have a few suggestions:

1. on that fly there... shorten the head a bit and round it off. Use a nail hardener (ask your wife about it) and do about 4-5 coats on the head. It...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 03-18-2009, 02:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 860
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: Tieing Nymphs

Typically, I scroll through my many books of patterns and decide on a fly I want to tie. I rarely will tie it the way it should be... lol
I always change materials, sizes, colors.. beads etc

If I...
Forum: General Discussion 03-17-2009, 11:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,341
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: Walleye on a fly rod ????

Walleye are a great way to fly fish!! Up here in Alberta its very possible and theres days where guys are catching 10-20 a day on the fly.
Try using minnow and leech patterns.. with lots of flash...
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 03-17-2009, 10:44 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 12,162
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: Pike and Muskie Rods/flies

Thanks. Its too bad that the pictures werent that great. I found my go-to fly was a marabou tail with orange flashabou, black cross cut rabbit and orange hackle wrapped at the head. Not an overly...
Forum: Warmwater Fly Fishing 03-17-2009, 12:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,042
Posted By AlbertaFly
Re: How Do You Fish Lakes Effectively?

I would try casting some clousers on a full sink line and let them sink, then strip them in with long fast strips (kinda like bonefishing)
You can also try poppers... Bass are typically an active...
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