NFR Reel and line rec. for ESN 3110-4

    Just getting into the European thing. Found a great generation one ESN. Would love a recommendation for a reel weight And what to line it with. In my limited experience, I rarely have any fly line coming off of the reel. Thanks
  2. B

    FS Patagonia Stormfront Sling and Umpqua Tech Vest

    For sale I have a lightly used Patagonia Stormfront Sling (newer design) and an Umpqua Swiftwater ZS Tech Vest. These are both in great condition I just have too many packs. Stormfront sling: $175 Umpqua Swiftwater Tech Vest: $135 I will cover shipping if sold for the listed prices in the...
  3. B

    FS Famous Streamer Flies - Kelly Gallup's and Mike Schmidt's

    Sold - Thank You. These 106 gorgeous (See Photos) Streamer Flies were all personally tied by renowned streamer fly tier and fly fisher Mike Schmidt, Owner of Anglers Choice Flies. For background information on Mike, simply Google “Mike Schmidt Streamer Flies”. When I lived in Northern...
  4. wwpool

    FS Sage, Orvis, Abel, Lamson and more spring sale

    1- Lamson guru 3 for sale $145 each plus shipping email [email protected] for info.
  5. Richard E

    FS Force fins, one each Large (L) and XL

    Yep, you read it right. Two Force fins of different sizes. I'm thinking someone, probably a former Boy Scout, would like to pick up an extra Force Fin as a backup. Nothing worse than arriving at the lake, finning out into the deep, and have a fin come off. Ironically, this indeed happen to...
  6. dp

    Rocky Ford and Lenice over the next two days

    gents - I plan to fish both bodies of water in the coming days with my pooch in tow. so that means no boat for me. I will be fishing Rocky Ford on Friday and Lenice on Saturday. the far east side of Lenice is very fishable at the inlet as well as along the shoreline due to the cattails and...
  7. Tristan Mikoleit

    Guided Trip and Fishing Abroad Questions

    Hey Everyone, I am going on my honeymoon in August, and thanks to my awesome fiance, sales skills, and luck, we were able to settle on Slovenia for the destination. On this trip, we will have a full day guided trip going for marble trout and hybrid browns. I will be bringing some of my own...
  8. PhilR

    Silk, CP, and discoloration

    I’ve been working on refinishing my fishkill, and I’m having some trouble with some kind of discoloration. I scraped the old varnish, prepped the blank with rubbing alcohol followed by mineral spirits, and then 5 or 6 coats of tru oil. Cured for about a month. YLI 100 silk, then one coat of...
  9. SERE Nate

    WTB Fly rod and reel for pike in MT

    I'm in Whitefish MT and the ice is just about off the lake. I need to get a complete setup for pike. Prefer to buy package but can piece it together to. I have a 6 weight Scott radian currently, so I think that I want an 8 weight. Pm me post here or text me. 515-556-6568 $500 budget
  10. T

    FS Sage 4210 reel and 2 spare spools loaded

    Since I sold my Sage Xi-3 rod, I still have the never fished Sage 4210 reel and spools available, all loaded with Rio Outbound lines and backing (pretty sure they're the 30# small diameter type) - $400 tyd. I might consider splitting them up but the spools have to go first.
  11. D

    Classified troubles and a thank you

    I have been reading about the issues with the classifieds ad. I am sorry to hear that there has been some trouble. Last month I sold a roll top desk to another WFF member who happened to be out of the area for awhile. He offered to send me the cash to hold the desk but I told him not to worry...
  12. Chronic angler

    FS Burkheimer Classic 8139 and Hardy Bundle

    Now that I am sure I will not be doing anymore Winter Steelhead I am selling a great set up. C.F. Burkheimer 8139 Classic 7/8/9 13' 9" Spey rod. Very lightly used, mostly for casting practice. Tube, sock $750.00 o.b.o. 2 Hardy Marquis 2 Salmon reels. One virtually new, the other a little older...
  13. Ron Olsen

    Nunnally Report and observations

    Visited Nunnally Friday. Kind of a shitty day with low clouds, mist, rain, then more mist, a little more rain, and finally, some wind. Just perfect. Fish were just as have seen reported from Lenice, 13 to 17" and very healthy, Actively feeding on really, really small chironomids, but they...
  14. roadglideguy

    WTB Tarpon Rod and gear

    ISO a QUALITY 12 wt. or more line weight ROD (9 foot, 4 piece) A Tarpon quick shooting line and maybe a reel...please send pics to [email protected]!
  15. SERE Nate

    shuttle and boat position question

    How do you set up a 2 car shuttle when you have 2 people, and does it change if you have 3? I'm always questioning if you should drop the boat and then go drop off the trailer at the put out and drive shuttle back to boat and fish, or leave shuttle at take out, then go up, drop boat and fish...
  16. cms829

    Hawaii bones in October? Where to go and who to go with?

    So my wife has a business "thing" going on...and it happens to be in Hawaii. Never thought I would have the opportunity to go, but here it is! We will be on Maui intially. I planned on taking a flight right over to Molokai and go out with Captain Clay the day that my wife has her meeting...
  17. Yard Sale

    More spill on Columbia and Snake rivers

    Well, this is some good news. PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A U.S. appeals court on Monday affirmed an order to spill more water over Columbia and Snake river dams to help...
  18. dekartes

    WTB Echo Gecko kids rod + basic 4/5 reel and line

    Interested in picking up an Echo Gecko 4/5 weight and basic fly reel with line. One that I wouldn't care if my 6 year old accidentally dropped....
  19. J

    FS Fs Simms pack and reel

    Ross f1 size 1.5 never used $3oo plus $10 shipped Simms day pack used 3 days great shape $1oo $10 shipping
  20. M

    FS Dennis Stone, Winston Graphite, and Abel #3

    Rod is the only item left. 3) Abel Big Game #3. Hard to find vintage solid spool face. Looks super classy on vintage glass or a two hander. I searched a long time to find this reel but am pursuing other interests right now. A couple scratches and minor rim rash. Price is $350 shipped Would...
  21. Jerry Daschofsky

    Unsold items - Consider donating to Project Healing Waters

    There are some of you who have flyfishing, gear fishing, and camping sales ads that have been up for quite awhile, and not selling. If by chance it's something you just want gone, and would like the items to go into the hands of veterans/military in our Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing and Got...
  22. F

    FS Sage and Redington Reels w/Line

    These reels are used but still 100% functional. Sage 2250 w/RIO Streamer Tip 6wt Intermediate Tip-SOLD Redington 5/6 Behemoth w/RIO 265gr OBS (clear tip)-SOLD Redington Rise 7/8 w/ RIO Camolux Connect Core line-SOLD Redington Behemoth 9/10 Custom Color (Desert Tan) Brand New Never Fished- $85
  23. Dave Witchey

    WTB Looking for a cheap 10 wt and 11 wt Sage xi2 or similar??? 4 pc.

    Tarpon trip upcoming.... Would like to find a used xi2 or similar of each of these. Close to $ 200 each Thats why I dont mind long out of production models. Any one got one gathering dust ??? Thanks, Dave [email protected]
  24. Fishcat57

    WTB Flies and Used Gear

    I have been into Fly Fishing for quite some time and I find it very Therapeutic to both mind and soul. I often wonder why there are so few of us out there, but then again enjoy not sharing waters with hundreds of others! I have had the luxury of going on several guided trips and they are by...
  25. Shawn Seeger

    Lenice and Life Report

    “So, what are you going to do with all your free time when your retired?” was a (dumb) question that I was getting asked a lot my last year of working, here is the answer. Since I know mother nature has thrown curveballs at me many years in the past, I pulled my trailer over and stored it at...
  26. Peter Kovah

    FS Beulah 7wt Platinum Switch Rod w/Lamson Guru Reel and Line

    I'm selling my Beulah 7wt Platinum Switch set up. I've moved across the country, and it has just been sitting in my parent's garage for the past year. I used the rod once - on a rain/bear filled two day camping trip to Vancouver Island where not a single fish was reeled in. I'd say its in mint...
  27. Nick Clayton

    FS Older Gopro and HMH Tube Adapter

    Doing some spring cleaning. Gopro Hero3+ I've had this since new. Camera is in great shape as it's pretty much lived in the waterproof housing. Works flawlessly. Comes with box, waterproof housing, random accessories that came with it, paperwork, and two batteries. The only thing I can't find...
  28. F

    FS Salomon and Atomic Ski Gear

    Salomon QST 106, Salomon STH Bindings, 188cm/$400 (this year's model) Salomon QST Pro 130 Boots 29.5/ $200 Atomic Hawx Prime 130 30.5/ $200
  29. W

    An Hour and a Half of Frustration, 5 Mins. of Glory

    Many years ago when I still had some decent vision I built a 7 foot rod on a Fenwick blank. A nice 6 weight that I built while recovering from hernia surgery so I had a lot of time on my hands and consequently a lot of wraps, I think just over 50 in total. For a glass rod it feels a bit fast...
  30. F

    FS A Few Extra Fly Tying Materials and Accessories

    FS Spool Safe W/17 Spools of Mylar Tinsel, 19 Spools of Holograph Tinsel, 16 Spools of Giorgio Benecci Thread, and 18 Spools of Ultra Wire. A Total of 72 Spools. $85 A Jim Teeny Line Winder $35 An Oasis Double Dubbing Tower W/8 Boxes. $65 Sirman (Czech) Turbo Brush Spinner $30 Henry’s Fork...
  31. L

    FS 2 Lamiglas G1000's and older Fenwick Eagle

    Lamiglas G1000 8’6” 6wt 2pc and Lamiglas G1000 7’6” 5wt 2pc fly rods in good or better condition – no socks or tubes – nice old rods – selling these as a pair only – they would make a nice pair to leave at the cabin, on the boat, or for the kids or grandkids - $50.00 shipped in 48 states for the...
  32. T

    FS Sage SP 589-5 with Ross Canyon 1 reel and extra spool

    Here is a custom Sage 8'9" 5 wt with a Ross Canyon 1 reel and spare spool in excellent condition: - entire outfit $400 tyd - rod only $225 - reel and extra spool $225
  33. F

    FS REEL-E-GOOD Line Winder and Accessories

    FS Reel-E-Good Line Winder W/Line Counter. Accessories Include: 1. Two extra Large Storage Spools, each with 200 yds of 30# backing. 2. Large Spool Attachment. 3 Five Small Storage Spools. 4. Extra Line Counter 5. Fly Reel Loader Attachment for Power Tool Attachment. 6. Two Extra Handles, One...
  34. yellowlab

    FS Ari 'T Hart: Rio Orbigo F2 + 2 extra spools and original cases

    Up for sale is my Rio Orbigo F2, reel has been used, but functions great, Set up as RHW, and backing on all three spools. Low serial # and highly collectible and sought after of Ari's work. All the rubber gaskets are in tact and soft and pliable. There is one missing counterweight balance on the...
  35. yellowlab

    FS Catch and Release Rubber Telescopic Net: 28" hoop

    Salmon or Steelhead CNR rubber net with anodized aluminum construction. $50 pick up in Factoria or SE Bellevue will not ship.
  36. J

    Place to buy materials for Squimp and Delia Squid

    I'm going to attempt to tie these two flies for SRC (and Coho) and have a shopping list gleaned from Nick Clayton's videos (by the way thank you Nick). I shopped around some on line. Golden pheasant tippets (for Squimp) seem to vary quite a bit. White saddle hackle is also something I will need...
  37. Chris Johnson

    Farmed Fish and Disease

    Watch the video titled "What Government Knew"
  38. Concrete Angler

    FS SAGE Method 590-4 and 4640 Reel

    SAGE Method 590-4 and 4640 Reel Rod: Mint condition with original tube and sock. The Method series of Fast-Action rods needs no explanation of its legendary fast-action performance reputation. This trout rod will throw lasers across any river with ease. I didn't find a 5wt line it didn't OWN. I...
  39. T

    FS Sage Xi-3 1090-4 fly rod, Sage reel, and spools

    Here is a custom Sage Xi-3 10wt built to Sage specs with sf guides - but never fished! Included is a Sage 4210 reel loaded with backing and WF line, plus 2 spare Sage 4210 spools loaded with backing and different sinking tip lines. Also included is a Simms 4 section rod case - $1000 tyd. If...
  40. U

    FS 7 wt Winston LT and 8 wt Sage

    8 wt Sage 9'-6" RPL+, this is a 4 piece rod, would take $225 shipped in US with factory tube and sock 7 wt Winston LT 9'-6", this is a 3 piece rod, would take $405 shipped in US with factory tube and sock paypal OK
  41. SERE Nate

    WTB Top of the line float tube and fins.

    I am looking for a very nice float tube for backpacking into alpine lakes. Could also use some nice fins.
  42. mtflycaster

    FS Abel and Lamson Reels - thinning the herd

    I've got: 1. Abel Trout Light - As new. Not a mark on it. $210 shipped CONUS 2. Two Lamson Guru 1.5 Series I reels - both new and unfished. Each: $ 135 shipped, CONUS 3. Lamson LP 3 - Put backing on it, but unfished. Not a mark on it. As new. $135 shipped CONUS 4. Abel Creek 2 -...
  43. Mark DiOrio (Mike Melfa)

    FS 50 Years old / New Hardy Princess and Spare Spool Exc. Condition

    50 Years old / New Hardy Princess and Spare Spool Exc. Condition Selling my Oldie But Goodie this 50 year old + ( + plus) Hardy Princess 2 screw line guard fly reel with a New mint Spool. Both Reel and Spool are in their Protective pouch......$285 & $14 shipping from East Coast Priority Mail 3...
  44. MD

    Processing, Bleaching, and Dyeing Beaver ( and other stuff)

    Hi All, Thought I'd share this for anyone who might be thinking about giving it a try. This is a long post, so if you're interested grab a mug of something and take a seat. The only caveat is I'm no expert and there have been a handful of mistakes along the way. I live in town near a stream...
  45. D

    3 small boats and flat bed utility trailer

    Last call: Dog Fish Boat, 8 foot, 1 year old, $750 : Sun Dolphin Sportsman, 8.5 foot, 4 months old, $325 :Livingston 7.5 foot, extremely nice, $300 : flat bed utility trailer, 1 year old, $280
  46. jwg

    Eastside Food, Fish, and Fly: Lake Report

    Popular east side lake, excellent fishing Sunday. Beautiful weather too. Water was clear, slightly green, pretty cold but I forgot to take a temperature. Fish sampled had mostly daphnia, some chironomids, worms, and occasional damsel nymph. I caught fish under the indicator on a chromie...
  47. F

    FS More Tying Accessories and Materials

    Oasis Double Dubbing Tower. Includes 8 Boxes. $65 Cyclone Turbo Dubbing Twister $25 Thread Safe W/66 Spools of Thread. 37 Uni Thread, 12 Spools of 210 Denier $65 Larva Lace Cutting Board $15 US Balance Scale 500g X 0.1g $18 22 Spools of Fuzzy Bug Dubbing $35 2 Boxes of 6 Color Zelon Dubbing...
  48. cabezon

    NFR Interesting article on Bitcoin mining and Central WA

    Hi folks, I ran across a very interesting article on the explosive growth of bitcoin mining operations in Wenatchee and other basin areas ["This is what happens when bitcoin miners take over your town"]. Like the big server farms for Microsoft and Amazon, bitcoin miners are attracted by the...
  49. F

    FS FS Fly Tying Accessories and Material

    FS Oasis Sparkle Spinner, 5” X5” Base, 20” Ht., holds 32 packs of Sparkle material. Includes 28 packets of Krystal Flash, 6 packets of Krystal Flash Ultra, 7 packets of Streamborn Midge Rainbow Flash, 10 packets of Flashabou “Marabou Action “‘ and 5 packets of Larva Lace Angel Hair. A Total of...
  50. Drewski10

    FS 7wt spey setup Redington Dually 13ft 7wt and Ross CLA 5 with extras

    I have a Redington Dually and Ross CLA #5 reel for sale. I also have some braid backing on the reel, rio slickshooter running line and 500g Rio skagit head with a type 4 or 6 (cant remember) sink tip on it. I used this setup twice since it was a spare. I'm cleaning the house and this needs to go...