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Real NameMatt Hanist
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LocationYork & Starlight PA
FacebookMatt Hanist
Biography & ThoughtsRetired ordnance manufacturing manager. Fly fishing and fly tying is how I prefer to spend my leisure time. FF primarily in NY, PA, and MT trout, steelhead, and smallmouth bass.

Forum SignatureCatskill fly fisher for fifty-five years.

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Latest Posts By Wbranch

TitleRepliesLast Reply
Re: My personal record brown trout!
In General Discussion by Mcflyangler
4May 21, 2017
by Mcflyangler
Re: Survey for swiss fly fishing reel maker
In Gear Talk by Swisssagar
6May 20, 2017
by Wbranch
Re: Orvis Recon Rods
In Gear Talk by Wbranch
11May 20, 2017
by Wbranch
Re: Link: What I wish I knew about fly fishing when I started
In Site Updates by Troutnut
18Apr 30, 2017
by David82nd
Re: The New Abel Super Series
In Gear Talk by Offsmike
1Apr 28, 2017
by Wbranch
Re: euro nymphing leader question
In Gear Talk by Dale1386
40Apr 25, 2017
by Wbranch
Re: My beginning in fly tying
In Fly Tying by Slocum
5Apr 24, 2017
by David82nd
Re: Lost my Brodin net - Ugh!
In General Discussion by Wbranch
5Apr 22, 2017
by Wbranch
Re: Grannoms and Blue Quills
In Fishing Reports by Martinlf
11Apr 17, 2017
by Jmd123
Re: kreinik braid
In General Discussion by Flytyerinpa
16Apr 16, 2017
by Planettrout
Re: Cheap ($) Waders and Wading Boots
In Gear Talk by Zamboknee
23Apr 16, 2017
by Wbranch
Re: Fly tying desk and materials storage recommendations?
In Fly Tying by Troutnut
10Apr 13, 2017
by David82nd
Re: Some random pics of fly fishing in the Colorado Rockies
In the Photography Board by ColoradoKen
12Apr 7, 2017
by RanchMT
Re: tippet connection
In Gear Talk by BillC523
14Apr 7, 2017
by Iasgair
Re: Maine Brook Trout
In General Discussion by Wbranch
12Mar 23, 2017
by Jmd123
Re: Midwest Fly Fishing Expo 2017
(4 more)

In the Photography Board by Oldredbarn
6Mar 18, 2017
by Oldredbarn
Re: Old Fly Reel
In Gear Talk by Kevcarr59
1Mar 12, 2017
by Wbranch
Re: Need help with identification
In the Identify This! Board by Troutal
15Mar 6, 2017
by Crepuscular
Re: Steelhead coloration
(5 more)

In the Photography Board by Wbranch
9Mar 6, 2017
by Wbranch
Re: Bigger Fly for bigger trout?
In General Discussion by WI_Fisher
36Mar 4, 2017
by Wbranch
Re: Should have known
In Beginner Help by Iasgair
24Mar 3, 2017
by Wbranch
Re: fished but not enough time on water
In Beginner Help by LBrain
5Mar 3, 2017
by Wbranch
Re: Spring Dry Fly Season
In Fishing Reports by Crepuscular
11Feb 28, 2017
by Jmd123
Re: Wrist Break Saviour!!!
In Gear Talk by Gt711
17Feb 27, 2017
by PaulRoberts
Re: U V head cement
In Fly Tying by Flytyerinpa
1Feb 23, 2017
by Wbranch

Wbranch's Favorite Troutnut.com Pictures

The fish really turned on Friday morning, and I caught this very pretty 17-incher From the Gulkana River in Alaska.
The fish really turned on Friday morning, and I caught this very pretty 17-incher
StateAlaska
Date TakenJun 24, 2016
Date AddedJul 21, 2016
AuthorTroutnut
CameraNIKON 1 AW1
This gorgeous 9" brook trout fell for a size 20 spinner on a glassy spring-fed river. From the Bois Brule River in Wisconsin.
This gorgeous 9" brook trout fell for a size 20 spinner on a glassy spring-fed river.
Date TakenAug 4, 2004
Date AddedJan 25, 2006
AuthorTroutnut
Most Recent Posts
Re: Link: What I wish I knew about fly fishing when I started
In Site Updates by Troutnut (David82nd replied)
Re: your choice for new tension spool bobin ?
In General Discussion by Powderfinge (David82nd replied)
Re: Introduction
In Beginner Help by David82nd (Martinlf replied)
Re: Fly tying desk and materials storage recommendations?
In Fly Tying by Troutnut (David82nd replied)
Re: The Delaware
In Fishing Reports by Martinlf
Re: My beginning in fly tying
In Fly Tying by Slocum (David82nd replied)
Re: Two Bit Hooker
In Fly Tying by Mcflyangler
Re: Spring finally found its way up here to the north country
In the Photography Board by Jmd123
New aquatic entomology book for the southeast US
In Site Updates by Troutnut
Re: My personal record brown trout!
In General Discussion by Mcflyangler