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Forum: Great Lakes Region Today, 11:55 AM
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Posted By ben664
Re: 2014 Steelhead highlights

Nice job ! great landscapes and fish, congrats ;)
Forum: General Discussion 07-18-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 299
Posted By ben664
Re: Back from Austria (part 1)

Very nice JP , as usual !

By the way, do you have many clients refering to your fishing guide job ?
Forum: General Discussion 07-17-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 472
Posted By ben664
Re: What should I buy ? Simms Headwater or Orvis Sonic Guide Waders ??

Just receive my new wader.

Finally, I choose the Headwaters. Impressed by the quality of the product, look very good, and though, much better than the Freestone (neoprene quality, and Gore Tex)
...
Forum: General Discussion 07-02-2014, 01:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 472
Posted By ben664
Re: What should I buy ? Simms Headwater or Orvis Sonic Guide Waders ??

Thanks for replies guys.

It's true, nothing is better than Gore Tex. But I found that 3 layers is no enought, and I saw bad comments on the Headwaters, on the Simms internet page.

According...
Forum: General Discussion 06-30-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 472
Posted By ben664
What should I buy ? Simms Headwater or Orvis Sonic Guide Waders ??

Hi guys !

Big dilemmas :

Stillwater fly shop have a Simms Headwater waders for $250 ($307 for me with shipping cost to France) .... Interesting !

BUT, if I purchase for $400, it's free...
Forum: How to Spey Cast - Technique and Advice 05-11-2014, 01:20 PM
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Posted By ben664
Re: Switch rod cast for indicator fishing ?

Thanks for the answers guys, I was not around lately :)
Forum: How to Spey Cast - Technique and Advice 04-26-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 511
Posted By ben664
Switch rod cast for indicator fishing ?

Hi,

For tube and streamer casting with switch rod, no problems. Snap T, double spey, ect...

How do you cast with switch rod (and switch line) for nymph indi. fishing ? Spey, double spey ? Any...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 03-23-2014, 08:02 AM
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Posted By ben664
About Salmon River NY: Losing Public Access from Altmar to Ellis North Side of River

LOTAC received an email from a credible person with knowledge of the situation and we may lose public access on the north side of the river just like we lost the south side.

His email more a less...
Forum: General Discussion 03-18-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 115
Posted By ben664
Re: Share your own videos

Oh sure Ard ! sorry, haven't see it !! Thanks :)
Forum: General Discussion 03-18-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 115
Posted By ben664
Share your own videos

Hi,

Last year, I bought a Gopro. Nothing fancy.

I started to make my own videos, and really like it !

Gopro + sony Vegas+ outdoor = great time for everyone.

This is not fly fishing, but...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 03-18-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,396
Posted By ben664
Re: WHERE THE BIG FISH RISES, Part one Slovenia FULL MOVIE

I've been in Norway years ago (in 2003).

You have thousands of rivers. Some better than others, with graylings, brown trout, sea trout and of course salmon.

I fished the Laerdal, and others...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 03-12-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 311
Posted By ben664
Re: Help me pick a trip: Iceland or Slovenia

PM sent

Take a look at this

Fin Chasers Magazine - the ultimate online fly fishing magazine (http://www.fin-chasers.com/#188)

---------- Post added at 01:18 PM ---------- Previous post was...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 03-12-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 311
Posted By ben664
Re: Help me pick a trip: Iceland or Slovenia

Hi !

Forget Iceland. In may, it's freezing out there, and you'll don't find good conditions. Peoples start to come fishing in Iceland late june until end of august (salmon and charr season). You...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 03-08-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,396
Posted By ben664
Re: WHERE THE BIG FISH RISES, Part one Slovenia FULL MOVIE

I will try to explain you how things are going here in Europe, with few words:

I'm french, and a lot of european (french, english, german, italian) are going to fish in the Balkans (Slovenia...
Forum: Spey Rods and Switch Rods - Fly Fishing Tackle Talk! 03-08-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 183
Posted By ben664
MOW tip question

Hi !

Last month I tried for the first time the new switch chucker / Dually combo, and really like it.

I have a Dually 7 wt, switch chucker 465 grain, and a Light MOW tip 2.5 float / 7.5 T 8 ....
Forum: General Discussion 02-26-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 150
Posted By ben664
Re: Sarycuse NY area

According to a good friend, Salmon River was on fire last sunday (15 hook ups) with steelheads ans browns.... Lucky guys !
Forum: Northeast 02-21-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,396
Posted By ben664
Re: Need a Good Salmon River Guide

Last oct. was my first trip ever to the SR. I spent 12 GREAT days from oct 19th to oct 30 th.

I take the opportunity of this thread to make a review of my trip, while I'm preparing this year trip:...
Forum: General Discussion 02-20-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 441
Posted By ben664
Re: Great online videos

Not really a teaser (it comes in 2 parts of 10 min each)

Nice videos on this page

Episode 17: Vintage WOTF - Swingin' For Steel 1 - YouTube
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 02-15-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 527
Posted By ben664
Re: Tubefly for resident brown trout

Sure Jaybo.

We have also some sea run brown trout in june, and few atlantic salmons (but I don't want to target it, according to me it's a waste of time here in France but maybe I'm wrong !)
...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 02-15-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 527
Posted By ben664
Re: Tubefly for resident brown trout

Very nice fly Ard !

I don't have the smal black/yellow/white feather (I don't remember the name sorry !)

But I have white buck tail and black artic fox. I think Mylar also.... have to check ! ...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 02-14-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 527
Posted By ben664
Tubefly for resident brown trout

Hi guys !

Here in Europe, trout season is starting soon (in march).

After my Salmon River trip, I have now a switch rod and I started to tie some tube flies

But, before going back on the...
Forum: General Discussion 02-13-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 12
TU?
Views: 332
Posted By ben664
Re: TU?

Hank Patterson's Reel Montana Adventure Episode 1 - YouTube

From 00:00 to 01:00 :welcome:
Forum: Fly Lines 01-24-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,014
Posted By ben664
Re: Rio Switch Chucker Impressions

Thanks guys !

Yes Hans ! I have a Alpha III size 4 and the line feet perfect !

Jaybo, I'll fish mostly swinging tube flies here in Europe, and a lot of nymph this year in November, for Salmon...
Forum: Fly Lines 01-24-2014, 02:15 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,014
Posted By ben664
Re: Rio Switch Chucker Impressions

I receive few days ago my new line. First impression, it's a very thick front head !! So thick for a # 7 !! Have a look on the picts.


http://www.theflyfishingforum.com/photos/data/500/reel_2.jpg...
Forum: General Discussion 01-10-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 208
Posted By ben664
Re: Fly tube shop on the web ?

Thanks Ard ! I'll give it a try :wink:
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