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Real NameWilly Franzen
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LocationChicago, IL
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Latest Posts By Willy

TitleRepliesLast Reply
Re: Streamer Leader formulas
In Gear Talk by Adirman
10Jun 5, 2019
by Adirman
Re: The fabled hex hatch...
In General Discussion by Summer_doug
11Jul 2, 2018
by Willy
Re: Spring finally found its way up here to the north country
In the Photography Board by Jmd123
5May 16, 2017
by Jmd123
Re: Fly fishing in Japan
In General Discussion by Willy
10Jul 21, 2016
by CARiD
Re: New Line For Helios2 6wt Tip Flex
In Gear Talk by ICM
7Apr 18, 2016
by Willy
Re: Rio floating
In Gear Talk by Weginton
4Feb 19, 2016
by Martinlf
Re: Fly purchasing
In Gear Talk by Hal
33Feb 4, 2016
by Dzumwalt
Re: Dry fly hackle that isn't from Chickens??
In Fly Tying by TimCat
17Oct 30, 2015
by Gqualls
Re: lost 85 year old fisherman
In Fishing Reports by Partsman
12Oct 30, 2015
by Oldredbarn
Re: Be careful where you park (even if it's legal!)
In General Discussion by Wbranch
12Oct 30, 2015
by Smuggler
Re: A couple days on the PM
In the Photography Board by Roguerat
19Oct 30, 2015
by Willy
Re: My Return to Northern Michigan
In Fishing Reports by Willy
5Jul 1, 2015
by Oldredbarn
Re: Best dry fly line out there?
In Gear Talk by SwitchCaste
33Jun 25, 2015
by Martinlf
Re: Finally! Some Daytime Iso Eaters!
In the Photography Board by Oldredbarn
9Jun 17, 2015
by Partsman
Re: Monster Brown
In Fishing Reports by Wbranch
17Jun 9, 2015
by Martinlf
Re: A Wonderful Float on the Manistee June 14, 2014
In the Photography Board by Oldredbarn
26Jun 21, 2014
by Gus
Re: JohnW Visits Spence on Au Sable June 2014
(13 more)

In the Photography Board by Oldredbarn
24Jun 9, 2014
by Oldredbarn
Re: Important News on the Au Sable Michigan Featured Topic
In General Discussion by Oldredbarn
28Dec 5, 2013
by PaulRoberts
Re: Au Sable River Fishing Report: Combined
(13 more)

In the Photography Board by Oldredbarn
22Jun 14, 2013
by Oldredbarn
Re: Colorado Recommendations
In General Discussion by Willy
10Apr 24, 2013
by Oldredbarn
Re: Pteronarcys
In the Identify This! Board by Crepuscular
20Apr 23, 2013
by Entoman
Re: An important hatch
In the Mayfly Species Baetisca laurentina by Troutnut
2Apr 8, 2013
by Willy
Re: Strange hatch on the Madison
In the Identify This! Board by Shanti
12Jun 23, 2012
by Sayfu
Re: Fishing Report with Photos: Au Sable River near Grayling May 26th 2012
(4 more)

In the Photography Board by Oldredbarn
23May 29, 2012
by Oldredbarn
Re: Can lake trout be taken readily on flies
In General Discussion by Smallstream
8Aug 19, 2007
by Biguns

Willy's Favorite Pictures

 From the West Branch of Owego Creek in New York.
Date TakenAug 22, 2006
Date AddedAug 23, 2006
CameraPENTAX Optio WPi
Most Recent Posts
Re: Where are the fishing stories? Rough weather conditions?
In General Discussion by Jmd123 (Troutnut replied)
Re: Hike in the Clearwater Mountains in the Alaska Range (Day 4 of 4)
In Site Updates by Troutnut
Re: Atigun float
In The Atigun River by Sci (Troutnut replied)
Re: Sheets Red Quill
In General Discussion by Brian314 (Jmd123 replied)
Re: Hendricksons
In Fishing Reports by Partsman (Jmd123 replied)
Re: New Troutnut version in the works
In Site Updates by Troutnut (Wiflyfisher replied)
Re: Scratching my head on the size here...
In Male Drunella doddsii Mayfly Dun by Jimspeaker (Taxon replied)
Re: SOMETHING'S biting, finally!
In the Photography Board by Jmd123 (Partsman replied)
Re: New rod opinions
In Gear Talk by Jt7 (Partsman replied)
Re: Mislabeled as Dun?
In Female Epeorus vitreus Mayfly Spinner by Jschoen (Troutnut replied)