Low holed and pocket picked

Discussion in 'Steelhead' started by Evan Virnoche, Jul 17, 2013.

  1. Jamie Wilson

    Jamie Wilson Active Member

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    looks heavy
    probably hang up a lot:D
     
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  2. skyrise

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    Bass_t, i have been fishing the reiter area since 1975. have had my encounters there over the years. one was my fault. that aside. if i bring my bug rod or drift rod for that matter i go expecting to fish around those types of folks. no worries. i have caught my share of steelhead from that area.
    for bug rod water i like the run just below the cable hole on down almost to proctor ( which is a great hole on the hatchery side, long walk though). and dont forget the water upstream of the ponds all the way to index. try your trout tactics upstream. just use a bigger bug and maybe an indicator if that suits you.
    hint : the farther you get from the ponds upstream the better your chances of picking up a fish on the floater/skating fly.
    just my 2 cents.
     
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  3. orangeradish

    orangeradish Bobo approved

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    Joint my ass. You've come up with some insanely funny shit, but that one was all me, pal.
     
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  4. Evan Burck

    Evan Burck Fudge Dragon

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    Well, fine. I think I was at least there for the birth of this one.
     
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  5. KerryS

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    You two bros need to get a room at the notel motel...
     
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    interesting. Been on speypages reading about long rods, 16'+. Decided I'd fish a 16'er tonight and think I'll tie on a penis evening and swing her through. Not many fish around so extra flash might help, I sure hope so.
     
  7. Brian Thomas

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    I used to see a guy on the Thompson who always swung Dick Nites on a spey rod .
     
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  8. bennysbuddy

    bennysbuddy the sultan of swing

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    Damm ,next you'll be telling them how to slide plugs down your line for plunking
     
  9. Evan Burck

    Evan Burck Fudge Dragon

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    I may or may not have knowledge of another participant in this thread using a spey rod to pull plugs from a drift boat.
     
  10. KerryS

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    wrapped in bacon!!!
     
  11. David Dalan

    David Dalan 69°19'15.35" N 18°44'22.74" E

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    +1
     
  12. David Dalan

    David Dalan 69°19'15.35" N 18°44'22.74" E

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    That's it...this fall I'm going to pull a pink worm behind a black mag wart on my 2 hander. Maybe with a bead trailer....I feel dirty just talking about it.
     
  13. bennysbuddy

    bennysbuddy the sultan of swing

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    Well I've done a few things that I'm not exactly proud of... But that doesn't mean I wouldn't like to try them out again!!!!
     
  14. Eyejuggler

    Eyejuggler Beech Nut

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    A semi digression...but...Tom McNally wrote about using spinners with a pork rind strip for bass in his book "Fly Fishing".
    PG 307 if you find a copy of the book from 1978.
     
  15. Evan Burck

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    If that's wrong, then I don't want to be right.
     
  16. jeff bandy

    jeff bandy Make my day

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    Don't know what youre talking about.;)


    Yum.
     
  17. Achilles

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    The BandWagon emerges. Where the hell have you been! I still think about you casting your two hander trying to ignore the "crying cowboy" music that kid was blasting at the boat launch at 6am. Still cracks me up.
     
  18. Achilles

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    Edited PC version: Keep your head up, you'll get em' next time ;)

    Just put on some John Mayer and chill.
     
  19. JesseC

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    This is heading in a distasteful direction.
     
  20. I concur i was angry at the time hindsight is 20\20
     

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