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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: Elk River British Columbia Rising Cutthroat Trout August 2018
In Fishing Reports by Srfwl
5Dec 5, 2018
by Martinlf
Re: "Plan C"?? Subtitled: you can never have too many backups
In General Discussion by Jmd123
4Dec 1, 2018
by Martinlf
Re: How do you post photos to Troutnut??
In General Discussion by Gunnison
13Nov 29, 2018
by Gunnison
Re: Streamer rod for lakes
In Gear Talk by Barbaube
3Nov 26, 2018
by Iasgair
Re: Advise on a switch rod
In Gear Talk by Noobrich
2Nov 21, 2018
by Partsman
Re: Chasing an unusual trout on the Olympic Peninsula
In Site Updates by Troutnut
8Nov 17, 2018
by Wbranch
Another Erie trip
In Fishing Reports by Wbranch
1Nov 13, 2018
by Partsman
Re: larvae vs nymph
In the Identify This! Board by Billq
7Nov 5, 2018
by Wbranch
Re: Steelhead October 2018
In Fishing Reports by Wbranch
13Nov 5, 2018
by Adirman
Re: Long-time reader, never-time poster? Start here!
In General Discussion by Troutnut
341Oct 19, 2018
by Jmd123
Re: Necks
In General Discussion by Flytyerinpa
9Oct 12, 2018
by TNEAL
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
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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
10Sep 14, 2018
by JeffreyHoll
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

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: Fly Rod Building
In Gear Talk by Summer_doug (Flamey replied)
Re: Elk River British Columbia Rising Cutthroat Trout August 2018
In Fishing Reports by Srfwl (Martinlf replied)
Re: "Plan C"?? Subtitled: you can never have too many backups
In General Discussion by Jmd123 (Martinlf replied)
Re: WV Fly Fisherman
In Fishing Reports by Flamey
Re: Can I put an 8wt reel on a 5wt rod?
In Gear Talk by Ogilvy (Serengeti replied)
Re: How do you post photos to Troutnut??
In General Discussion by Gunnison
Re: Ladies and gentlemen, Plan B has been formulated
In General Discussion by Jmd123 (Iasgair replied)
Re: Long-time reader, never-time poster? Start here!
In General Discussion by Troutnut (Jmd123 replied)
Re: Streamer rod for lakes
In Gear Talk by Barbaube (Iasgair replied)
Re: CDC Dry Fly Midge - size 26 hook!
In Fly Tying by Mcflyangler (Frusso replied)