Hired a guide and went trout fishing on a cold, rainy day in March on a central WA river. Launched the Hyde drift boat at a popular spot located above a canyon... Fished HARD for an hour and a half, and nothing.... not even the slightest wiggle. Then finally, the "trapped air" technology man made plastic floating device disappeared from sight. A fish? Raise the rod tip, dummy. This is what you have been waiting for. This was the result... Incidental Steel.... View attachment 40389 View attachment 40390 Keep fishing until about 5pm in the rain, cold and sometimes windy conditions. Oops, the floating device went under several more times..... View attachment 40391 It was a pretty good day. View attachment 40392 View attachment 40393 No, make that an awesome day! Thanks to Johnnny Boitano at Troutwater Fly Shop and Guide Service. I hope to have a couple of more pics to add. Did not get the photo of the big boy rainbow yet. I apologize for the plagiarism, Mumbles. I like your writing style.