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Troutnut.com User Wbranch (Matt Hanist)

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: Long-time reader, never-time poster? Start here!
In General Discussion by Troutnut
339Oct 19, 2018
by Wbranch
Re: Necks
In General Discussion by Flytyerinpa
6Oct 12, 2018
by Jmd123
Re: Haven't had the heart to tell you guys this, but...
In General Discussion by Jmd123
5Oct 7, 2018
by Jmd123
Re: Rod Vault
In Gear Talk by BoulderJR
6Oct 7, 2018
by Iasgair
Re: I GOT THE JOB!! I am Hampton, VA-bound
In General Discussion by Jmd123
10Sep 26, 2018
by Jmd123
Re: Some September pictures, including fish
(15 more)

In the Photography Board by Jmd123
8Sep 23, 2018
by Jmd123
Re: fly line recomended
In Gear Talk by Lltdeer
2Sep 20, 2018
by Lltdeer
Re: Sink-tip , sinking line or floating line w shot for Salmon?
In General Discussion by Adirman
15Sep 19, 2018
by Wbranch
Re: 4 broken rods in one month
In Gear Talk by S037474
8Sep 14, 2018
by Jmd123
Re: Fly Tying Vise
In Gear Talk by William99
22Sep 14, 2018
by Wbranch
Re: Drift boat vs Raft preferences
In General Discussion by Flyguide1
6Sep 14, 2018
by CaseyP
Re: Ridiculously tiny midges on high lakes
In General Discussion by Troutnut
7Sep 4, 2018
by DocWet
Re: Never say never
In General Discussion by Wbranch
7Sep 3, 2018
by Martinlf
Re: Hello from Arkansas
In General Discussion by ARMIke
4Aug 21, 2018
by Adirman
Re: New to the Steelhead Game
In Fly Tying by CharlieSawd
17Aug 20, 2018
by Wbranch
Re: Streamer Fishing
In General Discussion by Flyguide1
5Aug 8, 2018
by Jmd123
Re: Classical Music...
In General Discussion by Roguerat
11Aug 2, 2018
by RleeP
Re: trout-weight spey rods?
In Gear Talk by Roguerat
21Aug 1, 2018
by Jmd123
Re: Looks like I will be relocating soon
In the Photography Board by Jmd123
9Jul 30, 2018
by DocWet
Double Header
(2 more)

In the Photography Board by Wbranch
3Jul 26, 2018
by Jmd123
Re: Montana 2018
(14 more)

In Fishing Reports by Wbranch
19Jul 26, 2018
by Wbranch
Re: Hello! From Tampa
In General Discussion by BobbyHead
5Jul 25, 2018
by BobbyHead
Re: Design of extremely long leaders (15-18') for wary trout
In Gear Talk by Troutnut
16Jul 23, 2018
by Troutnut
Re: A quiet night on the Rifle, but I conjured up a nice one anyway
(4 more)

In the Photography Board by Jmd123
5Jul 23, 2018
by Adirman
Re: Rod failure?
In Gear Talk by Adirman
21Jul 20, 2018
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: Long-time reader, never-time poster? Start here!
In General Discussion by Troutnut (Wbranch replied)
Re: Necks
In General Discussion by Flytyerinpa (Jmd123 replied)
Re: Rod Vault
In Gear Talk by BoulderJR (Iasgair replied)
Re: Haven't had the heart to tell you guys this, but...
In General Discussion by Jmd123
Re: A better Michigan is coming.
In General Discussion by Strmanglr (Partsman replied)