what fly for salt?

Discussion in 'Saltwater' started by stewart dee, Jan 27, 2010.

  1. kelvin

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    Flatwings
     
  2. golfman65

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    Stew. where you planning on fishing? Pm me...my turn..
     
  3. Upton O

    Upton O Blind hog fisherman

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    Summer: don't forget the sculpin patterns. They've worked really well for me.
     
  4. stewart dee

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    Sweet, I will be out there on the salt after Feb 15th. I think this type of fishing could get addictive. I only have two handed rods, I think a 13' 7wt could be the hot ticket.
     
  5. NomDeTrout

    NomDeTrout Fly Guy Eat Pie

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    Let me know if you wanna head out sometime. I've been fishing down south p.sound with some good success.
     
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  7. d. rose

    d. rose Live to fish, fish to live.

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    Flatwings sub surface. Miyawaki time on top. Can't go wrong.
     
  8. Don Freeman

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    Just find something you like and fish it with confidence. Every successful angler has a different favorite, and they're all right. They catch fish because they put in the water with a consistent presentation.
     
  9. dryflylarry

    dryflylarry "Chasing Riseforms"

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    Very good Don! Ain't that the truth.
     
  10. Jamie Wilson

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    Are the poppers difficult to tie? I have never tried to tie with the popper head and am somewhat clueless as to attaching it. I have the recipe in Les' book I believe.
     
  11. Dale Dennis

    Dale Dennis Formally Double-D

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    I'm also a flat wing guy. If not flat wings subsurface then I go to a skating lance.
     
  12. kelvin

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    Larry thanks for the recipe
    I am gonna tie up some FLATWING popsicle sticks
    mint and creamsicle
    PM me your address I will send you a couple to try out
     
  13. Richard Torres

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    Stewart.
    Just a heads up to a fellow angler (although i'm sure you know about this already)..
    BNSF patrols all of their land on a regular basis and will not hesistate to ticket you for walking along the tracks, so I would hate to see your morning / afternoon spoiled for doing something (searching along the water) we all do...
    Other than that good luck and let us know how you do! :thumb:

    Richard
     
  14. kelvin

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  15. dryflylarry

    dryflylarry "Chasing Riseforms"

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    Those are sweet kelvin! I will guarantee success. Very nice. I just got back from dipping a line for 2 hours, hooked up right away with a Popsicle Stick, lost a nice 15-16" just before netting it. Tide wasn't good for me. Nothing else hooked.