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Forum: Fly Rods 02-16-2011, 05:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,802
Posted By Trucha
Re: Fenwick Fly rods

PM sent. Let me know if you need more information.
Forum: Upper Mid-U.S. 07-17-2009, 04:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,626
Posted By Trucha
Re: Cedar Rapids, IA in July

Hey Gar,

I will send a PM. I would like to fish for warm water fish. Here in NM, I can get quality trout fishing on tailwaters; streams and rivers, lakes and such. Just to try something...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 07-12-2009, 09:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 329
Posted By Trucha
El Niņo

The monsoons have kicked in here. The rivers are flowing nicely and everything is lush. Here is a link, FYI;

http://http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090709/ap_on_sc/us_sci_el_nino
Forum: Upper Mid-U.S. 05-22-2009, 04:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,626
Posted By Trucha
Re: Cedar Rapids, IA in July

Hey John,

Thanks a bunch. That is a great start. I know my mother in law is more interested in seeing the grandkids and won't miss my presence too much. My brother in law wants to take me for...
Forum: Upper Mid-U.S. 05-18-2009, 04:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,626
Posted By Trucha
Cedar Rapids, IA in July

Looks like the family will be going to Cedar Rapids for my wifes' twenty something high school reunion. We will be staying about a week or so, I want to get away to do some warm water fishing. Is...
Forum: The Lodge Den 04-11-2009, 10:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 287
Posted By Trucha
Re: Most Anglers Love To Eat. Let us see your grill

BBQ Turkey on my silver smoker.

http://i82.photobucket.com/albums/j251/NMTrucha/bbqturkey1small.jpg

Brats, jalapeņo and garlic doing duty on my habachi.
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Forum: Saltwater Fly Fishing 03-23-2009, 08:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,880
Posted By Trucha
Re: Self Guided Fishing in Tulum Mexico

We were planning on going to Tulum and Punta Allen next year but the current political situation is not too good. Save that trip for later when it cools down.

There are a number of guide...
Forum: General Discussion 02-17-2009, 08:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 920
Posted By Trucha
Re: Gloves

Fingerless rag wool gloves when it is cold. I try to keep them dry. Sun gloves when it is warm and sunny.
Forum: Saltwater Fly Fishing 11-16-2008, 09:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 809
Posted By Trucha
Re: saltwater fly fishing mayan riviera

First,

You need a license to fish in Mexico - contact the nearest Mexican consulate for more details. All the beaches in Mexico are public but in front of major resorts the hotel security will...
Forum: Pacific Southwest 10-29-2008, 08:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 587
Posted By Trucha
Re: Any good saltwater locations near Orange County???

Newport Harbor has skiffs for rent, the Balboa Pavillon is where you can rent them. There are Spotted Bay Bass as well as halibut, sand bass and an occasional Stripped Bass.

Mission Bay is also...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 10-28-2008, 08:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 682
Posted By Trucha
Re: Northern New Mexico - first time!

The Conejos is quite doable from Taos but give yourself the entire day to do it. From Taos, drive west on Hwy 64 to Tres Piedras and then head north to Antonito. Turn left and drive until you see...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 10-27-2008, 08:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 682
Posted By Trucha
Re: Northern New Mexico - first time!

The main focus on fishing in that area is the Rio Grande. You can access it either through Pilar or Red River (the river). Pilar; drive up to the iron bridge and you will find plenty of areas to...
Forum: Saltwater Fly Fishing 06-27-2008, 07:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 694
Posted By Trucha
Re: First Red.

The first day we fished, we couldn't buy a strike. The reds were everywhere but nothing was hitting. It was busy with a lot of boats on the water, including a full moon. The second day was totally...
Forum: Saltwater Fly Fishing 06-26-2008, 05:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 694
Posted By Trucha
Re: First Red.

For lunch; Texas sized oysters.

http://i82.photobucket.com/albums/j251/NMTrucha/oysterlunch.jpg
Forum: Saltwater Fly Fishing 06-26-2008, 05:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 694
Posted By Trucha
Re: First Red.

On this day, I was using my friend's GLX with a Wulff Triangle fly line, all in 8 weight The going fly for us was a #6 Green/white clouser. I left my rig at the house; line was dead, time to...
Forum: Saltwater Fly Fishing 06-26-2008, 02:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 694
Posted By Trucha
First Red.

Here is my first red. We were fishing the Laguna Madre near Arroyo City.

See photo below.
Forum: General Discussion 06-25-2008, 08:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 816
Posted By Trucha
Re: new to california

I used to fish right on base at the beach nest to Camp Del Mar. You can get surf perch, halibut and an occasional sand bass. Other beaches are good there, too. San Onofre up north. La Jolla State...
Forum: The Lodge Den 05-13-2008, 08:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,076
Posted By Trucha
Re: Bird Dog training?

Hey Fyshstryker,

Thanks for good words on my girls. I do love them.

Neutering a dog doesn't affect their desire to hunt or please you. I would highly suggest it. My older Lab is neutered; she...
Forum: The Lodge Den 05-12-2008, 04:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,076
Posted By Trucha
Re: Bird Dog training?

This is Tizona. Here she is with a couple of Ross Geese during a snow goose hunt on Bosque del Apache. She was a youngster then.

http://i82.photobucket.com/albums/j251/NMTrucha/TizonarossII.jpg
Forum: The Lodge Den 05-12-2008, 04:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,076
Posted By Trucha
Re: Bird Dog training?

Here is Reina, already an old salt to waterfowl with some green heads in the Rio Grande.

http://i82.photobucket.com/albums/j251/NMTrucha/ReinaducksII.jpg
Forum: The Lodge Den 05-12-2008, 04:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,076
Posted By Trucha
Re: Bird Dog training?

If I may post some photos...

Here is my older Labrador "Reina" with a couple of Blue Grouse from the Jemez Mtns. The third bird was taken shortly after, filling our limit and it took only one...
Forum: The Lodge Den 05-12-2008, 04:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,076
Posted By Trucha
Re: Bird Dog training?

Depends on the pup. All dogs have their personalities, just like us. Has the dog had any type of training before in the way of obedience, retrieving and such? That could be a factor. Labradors...
Forum: The Lodge Den 05-12-2008, 08:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,076
Posted By Trucha
Re: Bird Dog training?

You have to get he basic obedience down now. From there you can start with other things geared toward gun dog training. Here are a couple of books that may help; 10 minute Retriever by the Dahls,...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 05-08-2008, 11:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 527
Posted By Trucha
Re: CO around June 10th

You're right about the Arkansas. It isn't a tailwater. Sometimes I should have another cup of coffee before hitting the keyboard.
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 05-08-2008, 08:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 527
Posted By Trucha
Re: CO around June 10th

From where you live in CO. I would vote for the S. Platte; followed by the Arkansas. Tailwaters for the most part, flow rather clear - check local shops for exact information. There are plenty of...
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