1. A.A.

    Dad, when are you going to take me fishing?..

    My daughter (7) had been begging for weeks. So it finally worked out to take her and my son (10) out on the Umpqua on Saturday. Beautiful lucky green water on St. Patrick’s Day. Pizza already cooking in the bow. Headed downstream... Perfect drift. These kids learn fast... (And no, my...
  2. T

    Tell me where I should fish this weekend

    Little thrown off as far as where I should fish this time of year. Rookie fly fisherman, and not opposed to some spin casting, and or sinking some worms. I live in Seattle. Willing to drive 2 ish hours. Weather conditions don’t matter to me, except high windows are no bueno. I have a...
  3. The T.O. Show

    Talk to me about backing

    Okay, I'm trying to line a reel for Baja, and I want to pack as much backing on this thing as possible. I have a little bit of experience with big game salt stuff, but not a lot. As far as I can tell, the best strength to line diameter out there is the Hatch PE backing, but dang it's expensive...
  4. triploidjunkie

    Keeping me humble

    I headed out to the jobsite this morning. Business as usual. I didn't have too much I could do, but had to let the subcontractors in. I got what I needed done, and waited around until 12:00. The heavy snow must have kept them away. I was pondering heading up and over the pass and trying to catch...
  5. Old406Kid

    This One Made Me Smile

  6. Kjell S. Rakkenes

    Let me introduce myself :-)

    Hi I recently posted a couple of videos that I made this summer, and was kindly asked to make an introductory post. What a great idea I thought, so here it is. My introductory post to this fine forum! My name is Kjell, a guy with a funny name that few outside Scandinavia is able to pronounce...
  7. F

    Ellensburg for Me and my Dad

    Situation: I'm taking my dad on our first road/fishing trip since 2003 from August 4-7. He's pushing 70 and doesn't get around so well these days so I got us a place to stay in Ellensburg and was wondering what y'all had to say for things in terms of food/museums/fishing/etc that aren't too hard...
  8. Shopkeeper

    Only Thing Better Than Me Catching a Big Fish...

    ...Is my daughter catching one. A year ago tonight, we took our last fishing excursion before her wedding; I was miserable every minute leading up to it...So, the fishing on that night was a pleasant distraction. She wanted to go again tonight to mark the occasion (really, she just wanted to...
  9. C

    Please help me with a business class assignment. (FF related)

    I need to get answers from business owners and customers on some business related questions as part of a business class. The objective of the assignment is get us thinking about what makes businesses successful. My thought was that this set of questions might benefit both members and sponsors...
  10. msteudel

    Someone is trying to tell me something

    Found this on my computer monitor after the kids went to bed, apparently my 8 year old daughter wants me to me to do something ...
  11. Jeremy Floyd

    Show Me Your Favorite Chironomids!

    I am currently tying up a storm, in preparation for the ice melting in a little over a month. Trying to fill up the chiro fly box. If you have a favorite, please leave me a pic!
  12. Old406Kid

    The Winston Ltx Series- Tell Me About It

    My brother in law has severe RA and can no longer fly fish so horsetraded me a pair of these along with all of the rest of his gear for my "magic" Sako .243 that he's coveted for over 40 years. (The truth is I'm just storing it all for him and letting him get the enjoyment out of the rifle that...
  13. john gates

    Swap Nymph With Me Please!

    Hello! Well the nymphs in my box are dull and not new. My ranks are just depleted! So it's time to tie NYMPHS! 2 fly's per pattern and 2 patterns to be tied. 4 total per tier. I don't mind what you do for your nymphs. Weighted or weightless. As for nymph type that's up to you all too! Just toe...
  14. BenRansonet

    WTB Tibor Everglades Qc Spool Or Spools...

    Please pm me if you have any you want to part with!
  15. jackchinook

    FS Anyone Still Using Multi-tips? 5wt 444 Cortland Change-a-tip - Cheap

    I'm doing some end-of-summer cleanout and came across a Cortland 5wt multi-tip system. Running line with 4 tips: full floating, 2 different sink tips (fast and slower), and an intermediate ghost tip. Comes with a nice little pouch for the tips. I probably used this 6 times a decade or more ago...
  16. Jerry Daschofsky

    If you've sent me a donation via UPS recently, please read

    I received a wading jacket and some shirts in XXL plus reels, chest pack/backpack, etc. If this was you could you please message me. Thanks
  17. S

    WTB Sage 490-4 Z Axis or 490-4 XP

    Looking for a nice Sage 490-4 Z Axis or XP. Please PM me if you have one you are intersted in selling.
  18. Big Bow, Frying Pan River, Colorado

    Big Bow, Frying Pan River, Colorado