Previous Fishing Reports

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Winter in a week

-15 degrees.  40 degrees.  Slush ice and even a trout rise.  In the winter, before you can hunt a trout, you have to hunt the forecast.   Dan and Grant were

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Too Cold

In what might be a first, I didn’t fish this week.  There was a day to go but that came and went, and then it got pretty cold.  Yesterday’s high

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Rusty’s Laid Back Drake

I’m not quite sure who originated this fly, but I saw Rusty tie it a long time ago.  It’s a good pattern for the larger drake and drake-like mayflies: brown

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First cold

Last night was one of those windy December nights when the temperature plummets and everything freezes and you wake up with a little snow on the ground and more falling

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