October Caddis Swap and Face to Face Event

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  1. kelvin

    kelvin Active Member

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    Ok I know falls a ways off and most of us are grumbling about how hot it is
    however the lower rivers, fall colors and the air filled with giant pumpkin colored trout snacks is coming to a stream near you. My favorite time of year to fish.
    This swap will also include a face to face and river outing somewhere likely on the upper Yakima some time toward the end of September. exact date tba
    You know a Caddisfest.
    Dry flies-lava- cased-something to swing you decide.

    1-Kelvin -dry pattern
    2-Gary Knowels
    3-Teenage Entomologist
    4-Jeff Brady
    5-McNasty
    6-Travis Bille
    7-Matt Baerwalde
    8-Greg Pucilosk
    9-riseform
    10-406Jake
    11-ComeOnSounders
    12-Ron McNeal

    caddis_oct_larva.jpg October Caddis.jpg img_caddis_oct_larva_01.jpg
     
  2. kelvin

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    caddis4.jpg
    My pattern
     
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    I'm in with a foam dry for skating. Gantner's Foam Fall Caddis.
    My only concern is that 9/19-21 is PHW 2-fly and that I am out of town the following weekend 9/26-30 so I may not be able to fish. I will still contribute flies
     
  4. jeff bandy

    jeff bandy Make my day

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    Kelvin. Maybe you have a boat? You could volunteer to row the 2 fly and we get the rest of them to join the swap. Have the swap then.
     
  5. McNasty

    McNasty Canyon Lurker

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    if the due dates not until the end of september im totally down for this. im kinda busy with stuff right now and may not be able to start for a couple weeks.
     
  6. Teenage Entomologist

    Teenage Entomologist Gotta love the pteronarcys.

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    I'll do it without the face to face.
     
  7. kelvin

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    ok
     
  8. kelvin

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    likely fist week in October weekend
     
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    I dont have a boat
    when is the 2 fly?
     
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    jeff bandy Make my day

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    September 19th/21st
     
  11. McNasty

    McNasty Canyon Lurker

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    yup, im in.
     
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    Teenage Entomologist Gotta love the pteronarcys.

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    If only 7 or less people join, let's make it 2 flies per person.
     
  13. jeff bandy

    jeff bandy Make my day

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    In. reading back I guess I wasn't very clear on that. Or you just didn't want me. :eek:
     
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    Could I get a picture of a side view of the yellow grub looking caddis you have posted here?
     
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    Teenage Entomologist Gotta love the pteronarcys.

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    I just tied one of the coolest flies I've tied in a while! I'm what you can call I guess a "pro" at fly tying, since I tie to sell, so this nymph will astonish. It's an October Caddis Pupa Soft Hackle with a Tungsten Bead, and everyone in this swap is getting one.
     
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    Wow, my expectations are now way high. If I am not astonished, I will most certainly be disappointed.
    I'm in for an early October due date and hopefully meet-up. Not sure what I will tie, but I'm going for bewildering and dumbfounding. Basically, I hope that by the time you are done gazing upon my flies, you will be completely and utterly stupefied and flabbergasted.

    ;)
     
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    I dont have a boat
    Swap will be in first week of October
    We are not moving it to the Two Fly
    I am not clear if you want to join swap or not
    please let me know
    love to have you
     
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    jeff bandy Make my day

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    I'm in too, without the face to face as well
     
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    No we want more people not less
    we not doing just 7 people
    are you still in?
     

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