Coho in the salt

Discussion in 'Saltwater' started by Cole L, Aug 2, 2013.

  1. Cole L

    Cole L Fish Fiend

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    What is the basic coho rig? I've got an 8wt with a floating line as well as a type IV sink tip. My real question is, what flies should I use and where should I fish for them in the MA 9/MA 7?
     
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    troutdopemagic Active Member

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    I think most people throw a 8 weight with an intermediate shooting head type line (Outbound Short or SA Streamer Express) and 10-12 leader. Baitfish patterns seem to be the norm. I got a small hatchtard on a pink craft fur clousers last week.
     
  3. Pat Lat

    Pat Lat Mad Flyentist

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    start by reading page one in the saltwater forum, if you can locate it. thats the first challenge. Then move on to page two, ect.I believe most of what you will find is clousers, in a variety of color and flash. If youre a jedi then try the miyawaki popper
     
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    Jason Rolfe Wanderer

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    Intermediate tip. Chartreuse over pink clouser. Fast strip.

    That's what seems to work for me.

    I doubt anyone will tell you what beaches to fish aside from the most popular ones.

    J
     
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    Blktailhunter Active Member

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    I put Fort Flager at the top of my list in a week or so.
     
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    CLO Future WFF Mod

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    I got a coho this weekend on a pink clouser from Avid Anglers
     
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    I was at Ft. Flagler this weekend and saw a few silvers caught.
     
  8. dryflylarry

    dryflylarry "Chasing Riseforms"

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    Let's ALL GO there then!!! Yahhoooo!! ............ thanks for the tip...:rolleyes:
     
  9. Nick Clayton

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    People really need to stop and think before clicking that post button. Christ.
     
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    Blktailhunter Active Member

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    I don't think that spot is a big secret and there is over a mile of beach that all fishes equally well. You can fish with the crowds if that is your thing or walk down the beach and be in complete solitude. No one spot is better than the next there and I got the pics to prove it. :)
     
  11. Nick Clayton

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    I strongly disagree, but to each their own. We all look at the world our own way.
     
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    Some people just don't get it, Nick, and won't. I agree with you on this one.
     
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