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  1. Skywayflycompany

    Skagit float Thursday 4/19?

    Short notice but, Anyone want to swing flies Thursday 4/19? Or anyone gonna be up there to help shuttle? Got the day off work and thinking about dragging my drift boat up there. Could fit 1 or 2. Just me any my dog so far I think. Jordan
  2. Cougar Zeke

    FS Browning Float Tube with Fins

    Browning traditional float tube with fins. I never used it and it doesn't look like it's ever had air in it. Prefer local (Seattle/Bellevue) transaction. $25 Thanks for looking! Andy
  3. Love2fish_

    FS Like New Outcast Float Tube

    Lightly used Outcast float tube. Well taken care of and stored inside. Only used about a half dozen times. 200$ OBO takes it
  4. Love2fish_

    FS Fish Cat Float Tube

    Fish Cat float tube for sale, used but in good condition. Stored indoors. Great for the spring openers. Asking 150$ OBO.
  5. troutslayer1

    FS ISO: Float Pontoon/ Raft

    Hey folks! I'm in search of a new stillwater float, preferably a pontoon or raft. I'd like to see what others may have available for sale! Please feel free to respond to the thread here directly, or shoot me a direct message. Cheers! Conner
  6. troutslayer1

    WTB Float Pontoon/ Raft

    Hey folks! I'm in search of a new stillwater float, preferably a pontoon or raft. I'd like to see what others may have available for sale! Please feel free to respond to the thread here directly, or shoot me a direct message. Cheers! Conner
  7. O

    FS Dave Scadden - Freestyle H3 Float tube

    Up for sale is a used once Dave Scadden Freestyle H3 float tube. Includes stripping basket and storage bag with backpack straps. This is an ideal setup to hike into the basin lakes which will be fishing well very soon. It is about 6' long, completely frameless, class 2 rated and in excellent...
  8. T

    FS Islander Steelheader pin reel & 13' Talon float rod

    Here is a mint Islander Steelheader gold pin reel for sale, with backing and 8wt line I believe. Also, is a custom made 13' Talon ITM float rod built with REC Recoil titanium sf guides including the tip. There's also an extra butt section built as a spiral wrap for a acting reel - I couldn't...
  9. R

    FS OutCast Trinity Backpackers Float Tube-New

    I have a brand new Trinity Float Tube 7lbs in Dark Blue with Gray seat area. I blew it up on Wednesday and it was not deflated a bit by this afternoon. Comes with Pump, Repair Kit, Backpack. A clip on the Stripping apron was broken and I replaced it with a small Carabiner.Photos available to...
  10. 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.
  11. oldsenilegoat

    WTB 8 weight single hand line, float with fast sink tip

    I am trying to find an integrated line for my brother in law for an 8 weight rod he bought recently. He doesn't/won't river fish very often so the cost of buying new is a bit excessive. He would like to use it for winter steelhead and/or salmon in season in our local rivers. Wanting a WF F/S...
  12. Troutlife

    Float tube safety

    Is it safe to use a float tube this time of year? I'm thinking about hitting Pass Lake, and I do have waders and a life jacket.
  13. T

    Lightest Float Tube or Pack Raft?

    Hello, I'm looking for an ultralight float tube. I want to carry the tube deflated in my backpack into high mountain lakes. What would you guys suggest as being the best option? The wilderness lite tube seems to be the best thing I've come across. Any others out there that are worth looking...
  14. J

    Cleaning mold from float tube

    I keep my Cumberland float tube in my pickup's camper shell and it now has some mold (black spots) on it that I would like to clean off. I tried dishwashing soap but it did not work. I figured you folks would know what works best and is the least harmful to the float tube. I know I should have...
  15. Steelhead ©

    T Salmon Trolling Rod/Reel for Steelhead Float Rod/Reel

    Looking for a straight up trade for my Diawa DXS 9' Downrigger Rod and Okuma line counter reel for a steelhead float rod and reel. Open to a center pin, spinning or baitcaster - as long as it's quality.
  16. M

    float tube waders

    I would like to save some wear on my breathable waders. I see these hodgman gamewade packable waders for fifteen dollars. They are .25 mm pvc construction. I wont be hiking in them, just kicking around in the float tube. They weigh one pound, pack down small, should be easy to patch, and, of...
  17. Ian Horning

    Unfortunate Float Tube Issue...

    So I'm out fishing the other day in my float tube, when I notice a very strange, pungent smell coming from the right side storage pouch... My roommate's cat PISSED on my damn boat! It reeks like no other and I'm worried about it ... a) ... contaminating my flies b) ... overall smelling like...
  18. DONUTFORME

    FS CADDIS float tube

    As new condition. Also have a like new round tube that needs a ring bladder. By Idaho bagmaker.
  19. Travis Cornell

    FS Classic Accessories Float Tube $75

    Also selling my Classic Accessories Float tube. Its not the prettiest of float tubes but I've caught a lot of fish out of it and it gets the job done. I lost the stripping basket attachment therefore I installed a piece of PVC as a cross bar and it has surprisingly come in handy since it is thin...
  20. Dry Fly Dutchman

    FS Float tube deal

    Just bought a drift boat this summer and haven't had the chance to use my new float tube. Hasn't touched the water and takes up a bit of space in my garage. Make an offer. $50 obo
  21. P

    WTB Rio Scandi Body 325/350, OPST Lazar

    I am looking for lightly used or new Rio Scandi Body 325 and 350gr heads in floating configuration. I am also looking for an OPST Lazar 30 or 35# in the same condition. PM if you have one or both available to unload.
  22. G

    FS Float Tube and Pontoon

    SOLD Hey guys, same as my fly tying deal, I am moving and don't want to take these two items with me so hopefully they are a good deal. Skykomish Sunrise pontoon boat with side pockets and oars - $300 (http://www.davescaddenpaddlesports.com/product-page/skykomish-sunrise) Outcast Fishcat...
  23. Johnathon Quarrell

    WTB Airflo switch float 3 or 3.5wt

    Looking for the mentioned line for my trout Spey. Not really looking for anything other than this line though I'd be happy to hear about your experiences with them if you own or have cast them. From my research I believe it's exactly what I've been looking for. The rod is a redington hydrogen...
  24. Archfisher

    WTB Looking for a float tube

    Hey everyone, Looking for a float tube like a Fishcat 4 or something close to it. I have a pontoon but in need of a float tube now as well. Let me know what you got. Thanks Dusty PS I live on the eastside of WA but willing to travel for the right deal. I do have traditional archery stuff to...
  25. B

    First Time Cowlitz Float

    Hi All, A friend and I are taking my new (to me) 14' NRS raft out Thursday. Our plan is to float from Barrier to Blue Creek. Everything I've read implies that this is a pretty straightforward float with little technical difficulty. I've had an Assault XX that I've floated the Snoqualmie and...
  26. H

    FS WTB float tube with oars

    Like the Scadden renegade, etc. Have rods to trade.
  27. Bryce Levin

    Float Fishing (Gear)

    This question pertains to gear fishing with floats. If you are offended that this is on a fly forum or don't like it, please stop reading now and check out another thread :) What kind of floats are you guys using? Weight, clear float vs solid? I know that the clear floats are good for low/clear...
  28. Matthew Kaphan

    FS Free: Ancient Float Tube

    I've been holding on to my first float tube for 25 years ago thinking I'd have a need for it but it hasn't seen water since I got a pontoon boat 19 years ago. This thing is aged but I believe it still floats. Free pickup in Olympia, otherwise you'll have to pay shipping. I'll take some flies if...
  29. Adam Saarinen

    Trip Report Float tubing my backyard!

    I'd been out 6 times to the sea in my tube this fall & got nothing, only a couple fish on & lost quickly! Went out Wednesday after work & lost a big fish that wasn't on that long! Then seen something interesting i've never witnessed before, a duck go crazy & start squawking, went to have a look...
  30. SARG950

    WTB Float Tube...

    Thought I would throw this out there in hopes someone can help... looking for a Fish Cat 4 LCS that actually FLOATS. My bride wants to fish with me again so that means she gets my pontoon boat. If you happen to have one you've been contemplating selling, shoot me a PM. Much appreciated!
  31. Adam Saarinen

    Float tube prep!

    Dragged my tube out of the shed today, haven't used it since end of spring! It's the Drifter Evolution with Oars from Guideline, also have the standard Drifter! Over a year ago I priced a pontoon cos' i wanted to get further & save time? The price was 1000euros from the brand with Cat in the...
  32. J

    Float tube net.

    It appears that I actually can catch trout from my tube. So.. I guess I need a net. Shopping for a rubber mesh net that would be appropriate for fish 18" to 22" landed from a tube. Cabellas has one for $25 but I am hoping for guidance from you folks before I make a purchase. Thanks , Jim
  33. J

    Finally float tubed

    Last night (after a 12 hour work day), my tube (Cumberland) and pump were waiting for me outside my door. So I rallied, had a shot of whiskey and pumped it up. No waders yet so running shoes and diving fins had to do. Cranberry Lake on Fidalgo and a green wholly bugger. First 5 minutes just...
  34. Stonefish

    Found - Float Indicator

    Found this today on a MA 9 beach. Contact me if you are the owner and we'll figure out a way to get it back to you. Thanks, SF
  35. J

    Gearing up to float tube

    I've been fishing for decades but never in a float tube. It seems that here on Fidalgo Island the fishing is very limited but with a float tube it seems it could be spectacular. So a Cumberland tube from Walmart ($180) Redington waders ($120), air pump, net, pfd, and fins. Seems like under $500...
  36. Joel Henley

    FS GLoomis Steelhead Float Rod STFR 1262 MSRP $345.. selling for $235

    Selling 5 rods. All great almost new. Used a couple times each. GLoomis Steelhead Float Rod- used twice. MSRP $345, Selling for $235 STFR 1262 10'6" Med-Light 6-10 lb 1/4 - 1/2 oz Steelhead anglers on the tributary rivers and stream of the Great Lakes have been fishing with floats for a...
  37. Tyler Speir

    Float tube advise (for a kid)

    I was wondering if anyone knows of a good float tube for kids. My daughter is turning 7 next week and I really want to get her out on the water with me. I need to find something super safe and stable. I'm looking for a smaller sized round tube that she cant slide out of. If someone knows of a...
  38. ribka

    Cast and blast float

    Anyone tried this? https://hellscanyonraft.com/speciality-trips/sportsman Thinking of going end of September. I know steelhead counts are way down but the chukar hunting in a new area sounds interesting and a chance to see some beautiful country with your dog
  39. S

    Advice needed:St. Joe float and fish

    I'm planning a family trip out to the St. Joe (assuming it's good) to camp with my wife and boys. Bringing the clacka craft and wanting to float and fish as well. Anyone experience over there that can help dial me in with camping areas, put ins and take outs and fishing it? Feel free to pm me...
  40. R

    Pontoon float thoughts

    I have a couple of milestones coming up here next week..1) 50th b-day 2) 40 yrs of fly tying & fishing.. couple buddies and I are thinking of planning a day float in the pontoons, looking for thoughts and or suggestions..so far we are thinking the upper yak or the Methow? Thanks..
  41. Adam Saarinen

    For you float tubers!

  42. T

    Ultralight Backpacking Float Tube

    I've done a bit of searching around on the internet for ultralight float tubes to pack into mountain lakes and I came across this site. Seems to be a knowledgable crowd here. I read some older threads on this subject and was wondering what the current best tubes are for packing? I want it to...
  43. M

    Float Tube or Pack Raft???

    Looking for feedback on either. We moved to SW CO and sit at the edge of CO's largest wilderness area. It has more high country lakes than I could likely fish in a lifetime. I like the idea of being able to float out of an area on a raft. Don't know if I like the position for fishing lakes. The...
  44. R

    FS Caddis float tube/flippers

    Selling Caddis float tube/flippers/life jacket. No longer used, but in great condition! Asking $50 for all.
  45. kurtataltos

    Float tube recommendations

    I am trying to replace my current float tube, a BucksBag Mustang. I like the Bucks but the "high volume valve" is a pain and... it's leaking. My wishlist: - open front... no requirement for a bar. If it has a bar, can be used without the bar. No netting across the front needed or...
  46. P

    FS Creek Company Float Tube

    U Boat 2000. Purchased a few years ago, used three or four times before I bought my Fat Cat. Stored in a garage $30.00 and I will include two sets of fins. Prefer a local buyer as not really worth shipping. I live in Seattle, just south of I-90. Pool Guy
  47. msteudel

    Trip suggestions: 3day guided float camping down river idaho or montana

    Hi All, A friend of mine is looking to do a 2 or 3 day float down a beautiful river in Idaho or Montana with a guide. They'd like it to be one long trip, not day trips. Any suggestions and guides to go along with those suggestions? Thanks, Mark
  48. Phil Fravel

    float tube

    My sons college fishing buddy had his float tube walk off from Lake Lenice over the weekend. I'm just checking to see if anybody picked it up thinking it was left behind. Being a college student he really does not have the $ to replace it.
  49. 4sallypat

    WTB OPST 10' tips

    Looking to buy: OPST Commando tips - float, sink, light, medium weight tips - 10, 12 or 15' please..... These tips are used in front of the Commando head - the tip density varies from front to end so they fish better than standard level T tips..... Currently they only sell the sinking tips...
  50. B

    I want to float the Yakima from Ensign Ranch to Bullfrog

    I want to float this stretch of the Yakima above Cle Elam in the next few days. Does anyone know if you can get into the Ensign launch and then take out at Bullfrog? I know access at both sights has been an issue because of snowpack. Thanks!
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