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PaulRobertsMarch 6th, 2016, 7:38 am
Colorado

Posts: 1776
Nice day, Louis.
WbranchMarch 6th, 2016, 5:50 pm
York & Starlight PA

Posts: 2694
Oh, so that is a green fish, well here is a brown fish.

Catskill fly fisher for fifty-five years.
PaulRobertsMarch 7th, 2016, 10:35 am
Colorado

Posts: 1776
Yes! I too am a bass nut as well as a Troutnut.
Jmd123March 7th, 2016, 2:06 pm
Oscoda, MI

Posts: 2498
Make that three of us!! We are melting gloriously today and it is only a matter of time now before I can hit Clark's Marsh up here and Sylvan Glen Lake in my hometown. Woolly Buggers away!

Jonathon
No matter how big the one you just caught is, there's always a bigger one out there somewhere...
RogueratMarch 7th, 2016, 4:17 pm
Posts: 465
(almost) Spring...

I spent midday on the Muskegon below Croton today, a good 3 hours on the water swinging streamers for uncooperative steelhead...first time out with the switch rod and despite some minor embarrassing moments a welcome relief from cabin fever and snow.

58 degrees by 1 pm and I didn't want to leave even though the kids are coming home from college today- hard choices!

Real spring is just a few weeks away now and I'm hoping the weather stays mild enough to get out more and more.

Tight lines, all!

Roguerat

'Less is more...'

Ludwig Mies Vande Rohe
WbranchMarch 7th, 2016, 8:23 pm
York & Starlight PA

Posts: 2694
Car is loaded with steelhead rods, gear, and food for four days. Leaving home at 1:00 a.m. plan to arrive at motel by 7:00 a.m and be fishing by 8:00. Hopefully a good report with pictures of chrome will be posted upon my return. Yippee!
Catskill fly fisher for fifty-five years.
WbranchMarch 7th, 2016, 8:25 pm
York & Starlight PA

Posts: 2694
Paul, I just love those big smallmouth. No need to be too technical either. A small box of Clouser minnows and crayfish, a couple poppers and a spool of 3X and a clipper and off you go.

Catskill fly fisher for fifty-five years.
Jmd123March 7th, 2016, 10:41 pm
Oscoda, MI

Posts: 2498
Matt, nice chunky smallmouth like the above rise on Cooke Pond to mayflies and caddisflies, including the Hex. I also do well with WBs and KBFs. Looking forward to it all!

Jonathon
No matter how big the one you just caught is, there's always a bigger one out there somewhere...
PaulRobertsMarch 8th, 2016, 10:54 am
Colorado

Posts: 1776
Nice. LOVE those brown ones. And the green ones. And the spotted ones. And...
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