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Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 05-11-2013, 07:44 PM
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Views: 157
Posted By troutslayer
Finally Got out!

I'm back! Haven't been on in a long time but from September through Spring I'm usually in the woods hunting. Turkey season is almost over so I'll be hitting the rivers again. The rivers that I fish...
Forum: General Discussion 11-21-2011, 09:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,528
Posted By troutslayer
Re: New Book by John Gierach

I've read a lot of his books and have found them to really good. Yes, when he is funny, he is really funny! I've always liked his philosphical outlook on fishing and his musings. After awhile some of...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 10-30-2011, 06:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 777
Posted By troutslayer
Re: How do you measure success?

I think the pictures tell whether the trip was successful or not but it looks like a great trip to me! Sometimes the fish are begging to be caught and sometimes you need a PhD to even get one to hit....
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 10-30-2011, 06:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 924
Posted By troutslayer
Re: A very cold friday morning

Looks like a good day on the river! Nice pics!!
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 10-13-2011, 09:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 522
Posted By troutslayer
Re: Smoky mountain Brookies

Beautiful color on those brookies! Looks like a beautiful place!
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 10-13-2011, 07:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,595
Posted By troutslayer
Re: Awesome Weekend! - Beaver's Bend (Broken Bow, OK)

Nice fish and beautiful place! Thanks for sharing the pics!
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 10-13-2011, 03:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 646
Posted By troutslayer
Small Fish!

Awhile back I posted apicture of a 16" brown trout I caught in a large flat hole which was the biggest fish of the season. Well today I went back to that hole and caught the smallest fish of the...
Forum: General Discussion 10-11-2011, 08:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By troutslayer
Re: Newbie rod??

I agree with most, a 9' 5wt would be good. I fish Western Maryland rivers and the 9' isn't too long. A 7 1/2 would work too but I think a overall one would be the 9'. Cabelas has a good variety to...
Forum: General Discussion 10-09-2011, 07:33 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,022
Posted By troutslayer
Re: Old Vest or New Vest, that is the question

Personally I would use the newer one and start putting some character on that one but I understand using the old tried and trusted one too for nostalgic reasons. Yu know where everything is without...
Forum: General Discussion 10-09-2011, 07:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 724
Posted By troutslayer
Re: A few shots from my day on the river-

Beautiful river and country there! Sounds like a good day on the river-congrats! Next time try to take some fish pics-we love to see them!!
Forum: Member Introductions 10-04-2011, 09:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 258
Posted By troutslayer
Re: hello from WV

Welcome to the forum! I also fish Western Maryland (mostly lower Savage River) as well as the North Branch. Looking forward to your post and pics!
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 10-03-2011, 12:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 868
Posted By troutslayer
Re: NY King Salmon!

Congrats on a great looking fish!
Forum: General Discussion 10-02-2011, 09:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 736
Posted By troutslayer
Re: Face to Face with a Black Bear today

Glad it worked out with the bear! Had it happen to me once. I saw some deer downstream around 40 yards and they wandered up in the woods. Around 1/2 hour later I hear rustling in the brush behind me...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 09-30-2011, 07:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,254
Posted By troutslayer
Re: What's your preferred trout technique?

I would do a Google search for any flyshops in the area you are going. See what flies are working and or you may want to call them and tell them you are coming and talk to them. See what's working...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 09-29-2011, 06:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 433
Posted By troutslayer
Re: Exciting Day Today on the Savage River!

I was fishing in the pool above the upper suspension bridge. Do a PM to me and I'll tell you some places to fish there.
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 09-29-2011, 02:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 375
Posted By troutslayer
Re: Slammin' Good day on the Blueline

Nice looking fish and congrats, looks like it was a good day! We have leaves and acorns coming down. They are hitting the water like depth charges!
Forum: General Discussion 09-28-2011, 01:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 531
Posted By troutslayer
Re: Hi from western washington

Welcome to the forum! Glad to have you with us!
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 09-28-2011, 06:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 975
Posted By troutslayer
Re: True Survivors - Southern Appalachian Native Char (Pic Heavy)

Enjoyed your pictures! Great looking little stream and yes, native brookies are always a trophy to me as well! Beautiful country there! Congrats on a good day on the river!
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 09-27-2011, 08:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 591
Posted By troutslayer
Re: New guy on the river

Welcome to the forum! Sounds like you live in a fisherman's paradise! Look forward to your input and of course, your pictures and stories!!
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 09-27-2011, 07:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 433
Posted By troutslayer
Exciting Day Today on the Savage River!

Too warm to hunt so I headed to the river. Caugth 2 rainbows, 1 brook and this brown. (Grand Slam). Caught this one in a long slow clear pool that is extremely hard to catch a fish in. In fact, this...
Forum: Other Gear 09-26-2011, 07:25 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 20,594
Posted By troutslayer
Re: Which New Wading Boot?

I originally purchaed a pair of Cabela's Ultralights and really liked them. The price was right but they started to come apart at the seams. I took them back to Cabela's and they gave me another pair...
Forum: Other Gear 09-25-2011, 09:03 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 20,594
Posted By troutslayer
Re: Which New Wading Boot?

I bought a pair of Simms Rivershed boots this year and I love them! Maryland banned felt soles so I did a lot of research on websites and read reviews on a number of different boots and finally...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 09-24-2011, 08:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 235
Posted By troutslayer
Re: Videos

She might have been throwing "at a whole lot of river" but she found the right spot! Congrats to her! Nice fish!
Forum: General Discussion 09-22-2011, 06:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 472
Posted By troutslayer
Re: New fly fisher in NYC saying hello.

Welcome to the forum and the addiction called 'flyfishing'! You will absolutely love it (as it sounds like you do already!)! There is nothing like watching that perfect drift, the anticipation..the...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 09-22-2011, 01:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 241
Posted By troutslayer
Finally got out again!

Finally got on the river again yesterday. Fish have not been real cooperative lately. Tried a lot of flies including grey midge, cream midge, Griffith's Gnat and a host of other dries. Usually an...
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