What are your stillwater goals (if any)

Discussion in 'Stillwater' started by theworm, May 10, 2008.

  1. jcalderon

    jcalderon Member

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    I would have to say that my goal (as a second year fly fisherman) is to buy less gear and spend more time/resources actually fishing. That being said I have invested in a new tent and some camping gear so that I can extend my stays lakeside. I am also looking hard at buying a military m416 style trailer to convert to a tent trailer behind my Jeep! Gearhead habits die hard!
     
  2. Kevin J. Burnham

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    Catch a huge Brown out of East lake or Paulina !!
     
  3. Wayne Kohan

    Wayne Kohan fish-ician

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    Learn to catch fish consistently, no matter the conditions. I often feel lost out on a lake, trying to figure out how to catch the fish..... Seems a little easier in moving water.

    Wayne
     
  4. MasterAnglerTaylor

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    I feel the opposite of you wayne lol. I dont know what im doing on moving water really, i am getting comfortable with the lakes though.
     
  5. Connor Parrish

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    Explore/learn my local lakes and streams. Discovers some alpine lakes. Catch more trout. Attempt to catch some warm water fish when the temperature rises. And catch two steelhead in a day! Oh and meet a girl who wants to do all of this stuff with me!! Not getting my hopes up on that last one!
     
  6. wolverine

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    Patience. I need to learn some so I can bobber fish without falling asleep.
     
  7. P-FITZ98

    P-FITZ98 Active Member

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    Land at least one muskie at Silver and a pike at Long. Oh, and a state record would always be a treat.
     
  8. Gary Thompson

    Gary Thompson dirty dog

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    Carp on a fly and keeping a smile on my fishing partners face (wife)
     
  9. Rocket Red

    Rocket Red Vegetarian Cannibal

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    My goal is just to get out on a lake and chill-out.

    My life is too hectic to even think beyond the actual goal of going fishing.
     
  10. Dick Warnke

    Dick Warnke was Pram-Man

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    I would have to say try and take advantage of the many lakes close to home that have warm water fish opportunities. Rather then just hanging it up until the weather cools down in the fall.
     
  11. yellowlab

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    B.C. fish those interior lakes for the real fat boys. Kamloops Bows in deep water: so many choices, so little time...
     
  12. gigharborflyfisher

    gigharborflyfisher Native Trout Hunter

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    My goals for stillwaters in the future are in Washington to catch a Tiger Trout and a Kokanee on the fly. Out of state they are to go down to Eagle Lake in California and catch some rainbows (distinct subspecies), catch an Atlantic in Hosmer Lake, catch a Lake Trout and possibly Arctic Char in Alaskan stillwaters.
     
  13. constructeur

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    I'd like to learn to handle my fly rod/line better, and see my dughter catch her first salmon.