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Forum: Equipment for Alaska 05-19-2015, 02:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 121
Posted By beagle
Re: SE Alaska ?????

I live on a trout river but get around a bit.

80% of the time I use a 6wgt with about 5 line variations.

10% 4wgt when it flat calm and a hatch (or near hatch) going on.

8 weight for a bit...
Forum: General Discussion 05-04-2015, 12:54 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,774
Posted By beagle
Re: simms vs orvis

Same here!!

There is a lodge owned by The Simm's clan here in Bristol Bay,, they are combative,rude, their guides chum with salmon eggs and are notorious outlaws in the big game world.

I...
Forum: General Discussion 03-05-2015, 11:19 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 2,702
Posted By beagle
Re: Popular flies you don't like?

The same here,especialy in Alaska. As a sculpin it's a dude, as a bass, mouse, or pike fly though it's great!
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 02-26-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 19,442
Posted By beagle
Re: Other Fish than Trout Photos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rj7XEpUed4I

My wife is a pike demon!
Forum: General Discussion 02-22-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 155
Posted By beagle
FlyFishing & FlyTying

I've bought every magazine (and book) on flyfishing on the rack for 40 years now, on a recent trip to Anchorage I picked up an English mag. I found it a very descent read and the fly's used over...
Forum: Alaska General Discussion 01-26-2015, 12:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 315
Posted By beagle
Re: Questions about Dollies

Mickey Finn,Black Nose dace,Marabou Muddler, White Bugger,etc etc Use a sinking tip or line.
Forum: General Discussion 01-17-2015, 12:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 976
Posted By beagle
Re: HUGE rainbow trout! I do mean HUGE!!

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q4/waterratpics/img318-1.jpg (http://s132.photobucket.com/user/waterratpics/media/img318-1.jpg.html)

Here's a Naknek Lake rainbow we trolled up looking for lake...
Forum: Atlantic 01-12-2015, 01:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,235
Posted By beagle
Re: I hate it when the girls outfish me.

Great Pictures!!!

Lucky You Guys,,

My Dream,
Forum: Fly Lines and Tippets etc. Classifieds 01-10-2015, 06:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 920
Posted By beagle
Re: For Sale or Trade- a number of Lines

I'll take them all for 120 shipped if you will take paypal Jim
Forum: General Discussion 11-17-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,055
Posted By beagle
Re: The Night Owl Fishing Thread;

Here's a nice rainbow we caught about 2am on opening day!http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q4/waterratpics/img313.jpg (http://s132.photobucket.com/user/waterratpics/media/img313.jpg.html)

I...
Forum: Alaska General Discussion 11-13-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,357
Posted By beagle
Re: Copper River (the rest of the yr)

My bride outfished me all year! Here's a couple of brown bears that didn't drop to the shot,in both cases I enlisted my wife and Karelian Bear Dog to track them down. Both were very much alive and...
Forum: General Discussion 11-13-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 350
Posted By beagle
Re: stuck ferrule

Thanks so much for all the advice! I cut an innertube and used that method,AOK. I will use wax for now on with TFO rods,if I get anymore that...
Forum: General Discussion 11-12-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 350
Posted By beagle
stuck ferrule

I have a 8wgt TFO that refuses to come apart,,it stays together all season, all our other rods came apart easily,, any idea's.

Jim,, Copper River Alaska
Forum: General Discussion 11-09-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 579
Posted By beagle
Re: Please Send Casting Instructor!

The last episode her Hubby had her hunched over her rifle and when she shot,,, well you know,,scopeye bigtime!!!
Forum: Fly Fishing Reels Classifieds 11-04-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 627
Posted By beagle
Forum: Alaska General Discussion 10-27-2014, 12:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,038
Posted By beagle
Re: Bristol Bay Trout

http://i834.photobucket.com/albums/zz263/tilly358/DSC00060_zps12fc7774.jpg (http://s834.photobucket.com/user/tilly358/media/DSC00060_zps12fc7774.jpg.html)

We got kinda busy this year,,this was...
Forum: Alaska General Discussion 06-17-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,357
Posted By beagle
Re: Copper River (the rest of the yr)

Everything was EARLY this year on the Lake,,,,the Copper was full of big trout spawning all May and then most were ragged and came back into the lake. No the river is overrun with small fish making...
Forum: Fly Lines 06-04-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 676
Posted By beagle
Re: 6wt. sinking line?

I don't like sink tips but I love the teeny T-130 for larger nymphs and mid-sized streamers here on the Copper.
Forum: Alaska General Discussion 04-11-2013, 10:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,038
Posted By beagle
Re: Bristol Bay Trout

Nice trout 907,,,We get kinda busy in the fall and haven't been down there in 20yrs or so,,something I hope too rectify soon. Monster fly country for sure!
Forum: Equipment for Alaska 04-08-2013, 12:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 890
Posted By beagle
Re: How Light Can You Go

To land a Big fish on light tackle you have to use your backing and hoof it to the fish if possible. I've caught a few trout close to 30" on my 4wgt with a 4x tippit and it wasn't a torturous...
Forum: Alaska General Discussion 04-08-2013, 12:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 414
Posted By beagle
Re: What A Nice Surprise On April 6th;

We aren't getting your snow down here just bitter cold! There isn't much snowpack in Bristol Bay this spring and I would imagine all the rivers will be low and fishing good from the opener on. Our 5...
Forum: Alaska General Discussion 03-03-2013, 01:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,357
Posted By beagle
Re: Copper River (the rest of the yr)

http://i132.photobucket.com/albums/q4/waterratpics/DSC00343_zps7a92d7c3.jpg

Here's a huge wolverine we trapped near Chris Goll's ,, Glory Hole!!!
Forum: News & articles for discussion 02-26-2013, 11:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 395
Posted By beagle
Re: Legendary Writer/Editor John Merwin Passes Away

Merwin's book The Battenkill is a great read,, I've read it cover to cover about 50 times!!
Forum: Fly Lines 02-24-2013, 01:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 819
Posted By beagle
Re: Joan Wulff Fly line

I don't usually have to worry about fishing too close for a triangle Taper Line,,for me on the Copper they are the perfect line for a moderate sized river. My wife harvested one of mine about the...
Forum: Forum Polls 02-24-2013, 12:04 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 9,495
Posted By beagle
Re: Favorite number of rod pieces?

I am pretty much a 1 river man these days so a 2 pice works just fine for me. In the event of a trip to another river on the lake we use a big boat 32"er) so lots of times the rods stay together in...
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