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  1. J.Michelle Swope

    J.Michelle Swope Yes, I said "bobi-cator"

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    BOOOOOOOO!!!!!
     
  2. Courtesy Flush

    Courtesy Flush aka Sean

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    It could be worse.... 'cause it would suck if sleds were powering up and down those rivers all day!
     
  3. Jim Wallace

    Jim Wallace Smells like low tide.

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    Cranberry Country...a glorified coastal swamp!
    "....relocate the horde..." :bawling::"...relocate the horde..." :p"...relocate the horde...":hmmm: YOU CANNOT "RELOCATE THE HORDE!!!!" :beathead: It just continues to expand like the blob that devoured Cleveland. :beer1:
     
  4. Jim Wallace

    Jim Wallace Smells like low tide.

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    I've heard some say that those rivers will forever remain sled-free, since there might be some folks with cutting torches who would take exception to any sled trailers in the take-out parking. I wouldn't see anything! :thumb:

     
  5. Chris Bellows

    Chris Bellows Your Preferred WFF Poster

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  6. Jim Wallace

    Jim Wallace Smells like low tide.

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    Cranberry Country...a glorified coastal swamp!
    And I can't even buy me a buddy to hike into some wild and snag-infested, devil's club-lined, 3rd-tier, almost forgotten backwoods creeks looking for cutts and maybe even some steel, with no guarantees except maybe "WTF am I doing way back in here?" I sure hope it stays this way!
    After reading about the hordes assailing the O.P. rivers, I'd almost rather stay in my home waters and have to rub shoulders with the relatively few local bait slingers and poachers I encounter. Somebody please tell me it ain't really as bad as some are claiming. I haven't fished up there recently. :confused:
     
  7. freestoneangler

    freestoneangler Not to be confused with Freestone

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    A lottery system is coming next. They should also be a little more forward thinking and conservation minded by creating a new bus route to Forks!
     
  8. Dustin Bise

    Dustin Bise Active Member

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    waders in the backpack. i like the way u think
     
  9. shawn k

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    Washington needs to adopt the BC model and have locals only fishing on Weekends.:rofl:
     
  10. sleestak240

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    Nah...first change: no fishing from a moving watercraft on certain stretches of the Sol Duc or Hoh.
     
  11. Chris Bellows

    Chris Bellows Your Preferred WFF Poster

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    PfleugerPhister Active Member

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    It's a CF out there, even during the week. Upper Hoh had people at every pull off on Friday.
     
  13. AndreasJ

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    Is it more people than usual for this time of year?
     
  14. constructeur

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    Well Andreas, these are quotes from the first page:

     
  15. Evan Burck

    Evan Burck Fudge Dragon

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    I would say it's a normal, consistent increase from year to year. It's more than last year, which is more than the year before that, and so on.