"It's not if you fall in, it's when!" Slickest river bottoms.

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  1. Brookie_Hunter

    Brookie_Hunter aka Dave Hoover

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    The West Branch of the San Poil River in Okanogan County has some mighty slick sections.
     
  2. _WW_

    _WW_ Fishes with Wolves

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    Ya, I also have a pair that I've worn up there. The marks they leave on the river bottom also highlight the safe path as you wade down the runs.
    Be careful stepping where you don't see any shiny marks..:)
     
  3. Mike Wilson

    Mike Wilson Yakbowbw

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    Rock Creek, and the Provo. Both got me.
     
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    fullerfly Calvin Fuller

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    The trick to wading a slippery river, like the Thompson, is to wade deep enough so you can "ice skate" over the rocks while you are fishing. The bouancy from wading past you waist makes for much easier wading...
     
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    Thompson and North Umpqua