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Forum: General Discussion 10-01-2012, 09:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 764
Posted By khende
Re: Rotator cuff injury

I have a pretty bad right shoulder, it has been operated on multiple times. I have learned to cast by keeping my elbow down and close to my body and use my triceps and forearm to cast. I use an...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 08-26-2012, 12:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 271
Posted By khende
Re: Stream Temps and flows

No, my guide would not tell me the name of the river, and I want to honor that.
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 08-25-2012, 06:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 271
Posted By khende
Re: Stream Temps and flows

Fred, the reason the guide I hired took me to the Klamath Valley was he thought the Rogue was running high, just gives me a reason to go back
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 08-25-2012, 05:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 271
Posted By khende
Re: Stream Temps and flows

Thanks Fred, I was not aware of that site and it has good news flows are improving from very low. I spent a wonderful week on the Rouge in Shady Cove. I still am skunked for steelhead but I did...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 08-25-2012, 01:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 271
Posted By khende
Stream Temps and flows

I am leaving for Colorado next week and plan to do alot of flyfishing. I would like to know what the water tempetures and steams flows are in the Grandlake/Kremmling area and the area near Mueller...
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 08-23-2012, 11:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 456
Posted By khende
Re: Results from removal of a couple of those dam dams!

Next the Klamath and the Trinity. When the dams come down the fish return.
Forum: Coldwater Fly Fishing 08-23-2012, 11:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 785
Posted By khende
Re: stealhead questions

If you want to fish steelhead you really need to get to the coast of Washington or Oregon. Any of the fish that reach as far inland as Idaho will be almost worn out. Steelhead right out of the ocean...
Forum: Other Gear 08-07-2012, 11:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 855
Posted By khende
Re: waterproof camera

I have the Fuji XP and I find it more than adequate for me. It performs well in onstream situations and comes with a float so if it is dropped it can be retrived. The large screen allows for easy...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 07-31-2012, 02:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By khende
Re: Fishing the CO River

also an attractor pattern with some red in it to simulate a blood mosquito, size 14 or less. You are there the same week I was last year and this fly worked great. Watch the hatch and be prepared...
Forum: Rocky Mountain Range 07-31-2012, 11:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 431
Posted By khende
Re: Fishing the CO River

Check in with Rocky Mountain Outfitters in Grand Lake. They have a three hour guided trip that is a real bargain. They are also licenced to guide in the Park and will put you on fish. I have been to...
Forum: General Discussion 07-01-2012, 10:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,434
Posted By khende
Re: i hate stupid people.

When I am in the Sierras and want a trout for dinner I will walrk into the steam and pick the fish up by it's back they are stocked and do not seem to spook. When I fish I always try to fish in...
Forum: General Discussion 06-30-2012, 10:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,264
Posted By khende
Re: Top Fly Fishing Destinations - Where would you go?

Jeeze, just three. 1. Madison River, Montana. 2. Upper Colorado River, Colorado. 3. This is tough, either Trinty River, Californa or Kings River in Kings Canyon National Park. I only have listed...
Forum: Fly Rods 06-30-2012, 10:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,190
Posted By khende
Re: Backpacking Combo needed

Have you thought about over weighting your four weight for more distance and high wind conditions. There are many artcles on line that discuss this technique. I no longer packpack (hip replacment)...
Forum: Pacific Northwest 06-28-2012, 08:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 552
Posted By khende
Re: Just what we need ... a 72 year record for water flow on the Rogue.

I just canceled a trip to Colorado because of low stream flows and the fires. I booked a five day stay at an RV park in Shady Cove starting July 10. Will the Rouge be fishable?, and if not are there...
Forum: General Discussion 06-26-2012, 11:27 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 4,277
Posted By khende
Re: In Yellowstone, Killing One Kind of Trout to Save Another

Native North Amercan trout species have been under attack by non-native species for all most a century. Here in Southern California we have had as late as the 1930's very large steelhead runs up the...
Forum: General Discussion 06-26-2012, 10:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 993
Posted By khende
Re: What kind of trout is this?

I sometines get more than a little irritated at the holier than thou attitude of some fly fisherman. I have not kept a wild trout for consumption for more than 25 years. What I want is to do educate...
Forum: Fly Rods 06-26-2012, 10:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,958
Posted By khende
Re: Cabelas L-Tech, any owners/experience?

I do not have this particular rod but I have had three other Cabela' rods and still have two. I have a 5 and a 7 LST. I also have a Winston 5 wt and an Orvis 3wt and as far as performace goes I do...
Forum: Northeast 06-26-2012, 10:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 690
Posted By khende
Re: Seaplane pilot needs fishing help

If I were in your position I would fly in and hire a guide or two fly them to where the say and pitch opportunities to them. I spent 20 years as a procurement officer and I never trusted anyone who...
Forum: Pacific Southwest 06-26-2012, 10:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 478
Posted By khende
Re: Upper Owens & Hot Creek

I havr fished the upper Ownes many times with varing degrees of success. My best has been with nymphs fished just below the surface. The problem is the weeds in the river. The fish are in the weeds...
Forum: General Discussion 06-26-2012, 07:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,146
Posted By khende
Re: Don't come to Colorado!

What about lake trout fishing in Grand Lake, I understand it has a good population but I do not think I can get that deep on a fly. I have a kayak and other options.
Forum: General Discussion 06-26-2012, 12:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,146
Posted By khende
Re: Don't come to Colorado!

I am kind of locked in, both my kids now live in Colorado and I have RV Park reservations in Grand Lake, Estes Park and South Fork staying about a week in each place, starting July 6th. How are the...
Forum: Pacific Southwest 06-21-2012, 07:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 574
Posted By khende
Re: hip boots or waders

Another factor anywhere in the East Sirrea is the wind, making a 3wt almost useless
Forum: Pacific Southwest 06-11-2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,085
Posted By khende
Re: Yosemite early June?

What part of the park will you be backpacking in? I have never fished it but I understand the Merced River above Nevada Falls is good, just make sure you are a good distance abobe the falls. The...
Forum: Pacific Southwest 06-11-2012, 11:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 567
Posted By khende
Re: New to board, Fly Fishing Near Merced?

You are very close, to the Kings River. I have fished in Kings Canyon National Park, Cedar Grove area for decades. There are plenty of 8 to 12 inch rainbows, browns in this area of the river. There...
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