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Coppler Creek Canyon at the powerline cut, easiest access to a tight little brookie stream in a steep gorge
Coppler Creek Canyon at the powerline cut, easiest access to a tight little brookie stream in a steep gorge
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Joe and Todd heading down into the creek
Joe and Todd heading down into the creek
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Into the creek they go...
Into the creek they go...
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A cool canopy of northern white-cedar and cold, clear brookie waters
A cool canopy of northern white-cedar and cold, clear brookie waters
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"You see any, Joe?"
"You see any, Joe?"
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"Yeah, I do now!"
"Yeah, I do now!"
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Looks like a good huff-n-puff climbing out...I know, did it a few times already!
Looks like a good huff-n-puff climbing out...I know, did it a few times already!
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The boys provided just about all of the food this trip, as usual
The boys provided just about all of the food this trip, as usual
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I did have to do some dishes...
I did have to do some dishes...
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Joe brought some delicious cheeses, I think his facial expression is a reflection of that
Joe brought some delicious cheeses, I think his facial expression is a reflection of that
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Todd was so impressed by my "classic wets and streamers" box (yes, I tied all of them) he snapped a pic with Joe & I in the background
Todd was so impressed by my "classic wets and streamers" box (yes, I tied all of them) he snapped a pic with Joe & I in the background
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Todd's canoe, briefly deployed before the wind blew us off the Millpond
Todd's canoe, briefly deployed before the wind blew us off the Millpond
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Nest with 5 (at least) baby eastern phoebes right above my front door...that fledged the day after the boys left!
Nest with 5 (at least) baby eastern phoebes right above my front door...that fledged the day after the boys left!
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Hognose snake the boys saw on the trail into the Canyon
Hognose snake the boys saw on the trail into the Canyon
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Milkweed with monarch caterpillar! on the hike into the Canyon
Milkweed with monarch caterpillar! on the hike into the Canyon
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The Beer Display, lovingly created by Todd
The Beer Display, lovingly created by Todd
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Close-up on beers...
Close-up on beers...
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No idea where they find these...
No idea where they find these...
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Mike will approve of this one!
Mike will approve of this one!
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"Om mani padmi hum...om mani padmi hum...oh great Fish Gods, hear my prayer..."
"Om mani padmi hum...om mani padmi hum...oh great Fish Gods, hear my prayer..."
Jmd123June 30th, 2020, 1:16 pm
Oscoda, MI

Posts: 2477
Here's the pics of the boys hiking into the Coppler Creek Canyon & other miscellaneous fun. Enjoy!

Jonathon
No matter how big the one you just caught is, there's always a bigger one out there somewhere...
PartsmanJune 30th, 2020, 2:49 pm
bancroft michigan

Posts: 322
Very cool, the boys have good taste in beer! We are still waiting for some Monarchs to start using are milkweed. Hope you guys are having a good time!
Mike.
Red_green_hJuly 2nd, 2020, 10:03 am
New Mexico

Posts: 64
Beautiful pics, those streams are beautiful. Look like something I would enjoy throwing my 1wt around in. Those beers all local brews?
Jmd123July 2nd, 2020, 10:58 am
Oscoda, MI

Posts: 2477
I have a 6 1/2-foot 2-weight setup I got just for these cute little creeks! You just CAN'T use anything bigger, unless you want to spend all of your time unhooking your fly from everything but fish...

NO IDEA where the guys find their "strange brews", they must both know some really fancy beer stores! I don't drink anything alcoholic these days so I am clueless on exotic beers and liquors and etc. Iced tea or root beer are my preferred thirst relievers.

Jonathon
No matter how big the one you just caught is, there's always a bigger one out there somewhere...

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