Previous Fishing Reports

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Was that a fish?

06/24/15  Watching the sun rise after an all night fish is both familiar and foreign, like eating McDonald’s in another country.  There’s a sense that you cheated time in an

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06/17/15  Matt calls it PFA…Positive Fishing Attitude.  And we’ve needed it these last ten days as rains raised and dirtied the river.  Was there fishing?  Sure.  Some good days were

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The week between

After storm fog 06/10/15 Drake week(s) has been full of great stories, wild up-all-night hairdos, tales of busted tippets and bent hooks, 16 inch-brook trout (seriously!), and some fell-out-of-the-boat stories. 

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Drakes fill the sky like stars 06/03/15 I sometimes think that if chasing drakes wasn’t fun, it would be the hardest job in the world. They can hatch or spin

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