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    Default A dusting..on the T.

    Those that know the Truckee, are getting excited. We give the tourists and Highnoon dry fishers the river in summer.
    But winter is the time for biggies.......and locals.
    I always have a period where I have to remember to fish winter style, not summer style.
    Long slow drifts are the thing, with small bugs, and less weight.
    The fish pool a bit, and the takes are softer. So I use less weight, and a long stick to drift as well as I can.
    The folks who are focusing on the cast, need to forget that, and work on PERFECT drifts.
    Get you elbow above your ear and DO NOT move your indie when mending......
    Right now the flows in town are at 175cfs and lower in the canyon is 270cfs.
    It's cloudy and lightly snowing.......finally!
    Midges and Baetis are the special.
    Looking forward to graveyard snow removal.....frees up my days to fish.

    Jim
    Last edited by Bigfly; 11-20-2019 at 12:12 PM.
    The bar isn't set by the fish we catch, but by the one's we don't.

    Bigfly

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