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Forum: Pacific Northwest Sea Run Forum 12-12-2004, 11:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 670
Posted By Poul
Try this one: ...

Try this one:

http://wlapwww.gov.bc.ca/rfc/archive/2004/200401/index.htm

Poul
Forum: Pacific Northwest Sea Run Forum 08-11-2004, 09:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,472
Posted By Poul
Nice rod! In these parts, we call that type of...

Nice rod! In these parts, we call that type of reel seat a "w" fitting. It works particularly well with those older British reels with a long saddle.

Poul

p.s. if you run across a custum...
Forum: >> Archive: Salmon & Steelhead Flies 08-01-2004, 12:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,472
Posted By Poul
A version of Van Demark's "Dark Priest" in sizes...

A version of Van Demark's "Dark Priest" in sizes 12 through 2/0 is my most-used steelhead fly. I first met Dick in 1969. I was 14 and he took me under his wing as my mentor. Dick was an...
Forum: Pacific Northwest Sea Run Forum 07-17-2004, 10:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 995
Posted By Poul
You might find this article interesting, and only...

You might find this article interesting, and only slightly off topic:

Wednesday July 14, 2004

The Guardian

There is more carbon dioxide in the atmosphere than for 55m years, enough to melt...
Forum: Pacific Northwest Sea Run Forum 03-02-2004, 08:26 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,118
Posted By Poul
I'm in for the first week-end in april.. Poul

I'm in for the first week-end in april..

Poul
Forum: Pacific Northwest Sea Run Forum 02-17-2004, 12:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 993
Posted By Poul
When I was down there 2 weeks ago the license was...

When I was down there 2 weeks ago the license was so cheap I thought it they had sold me the wrong license by mistake... cheap at three times the current price.

Poul
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 02-07-2004, 11:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,233
Posted By Poul
I believe Chapalis' outfit was called...

I believe Chapalis' outfit was called "PanAngling".

Prosek is a fine young american artist/writer who fished his way around the 41st parallel, mostly for trout. Some interesting stuff on fishing...
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 02-06-2004, 11:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,233
Posted By Poul
Here's some you might want to try: Fishing...

Here's some you might want to try:

Fishing Passion by Jim Chapelas (2002) -- mostly about Jim's experiences setting up an international travel service;

Batfishing in the rainforest: strange...
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 11-26-2003, 04:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 560
Posted By Poul
All his books are listed through the Advanced...

All his books are listed through the Advanced Book Exchange (abebooks), so he may have forgone his other website.. don't know about his antique tackle, though.

Poul
Forum: Classic Atlantic Salmon 11-26-2003, 04:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,481
Posted By Poul
I'm pretty sure this was his first and only book...

I'm pretty sure this was his first and only book (published in 1984). There's quite a few used copies available on the net (I found 17 copies for sale on my first search)mostly for $15 to $20 U.S.,...
Forum: Pacific Northwest Sea Run Forum 11-02-2003, 12:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,065
Posted By Poul
I think the actual temp is less important than...

I think the actual temp is less important than the trend. A sudden drop in water temp is bad, stable conditions are OK, any increase is good in fall/winter/spring. I've caught BC steelhead on dries...
Forum: Pacific Northwest Sea Run Forum 10-28-2003, 06:17 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,920
Posted By Poul
Friends: I can't believe the actual grief...

Friends:

I can't believe the actual grief I'm experiencing as a result of this wake-up call/decline/closure of a fishery that's been a big part of my life for over 30 years. I'm totally...
Forum: Pacific Northwest Sea Run Forum 09-22-2003, 10:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,165
Posted By Poul
The general consensus is "slower than the past...

The general consensus is "slower than the past few years", some say really slow, others just say slower than the last few bonanza years...

Heading up for 2 weeks this week-end to find out for...
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 09-10-2003, 12:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 569
Posted By Poul
Looks like some kind of wood-boring beetle to me,...

Looks like some kind of wood-boring beetle to me, likely a cerambycid...

poul
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 08-14-2003, 07:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 520
Posted By Poul
Yep, I'm looking forward to it and hope to have...

Yep, I'm looking forward to it and hope to have some pictures assuming I can make my new digital camera work..

Your response brought to mind a Tolkien quote - something like "Not all that is gold,...
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 08-14-2003, 08:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 520
Posted By Poul
The Yukon

Hi folks

The camper is fully loaded with fly rods big and small. Next week we're off on a four week road trip to the Yukon via the Stewart-Cassiar highway.

This will be my first time...
Forum: Classic Atlantic Salmon 04-10-2003, 10:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,753
Posted By Poul
My preference is for a wet fly to sink slightly...

My preference is for a wet fly to sink slightly faster than my line. How fast the fly sinks depends on hook size/wire thickness, sparseness of tie, materials used, and amount of additonal weight (if...
Forum: Pacific Northwest Sea Run Forum 03-04-2003, 09:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 708
Posted By Poul
Rick Hafele of Portland has graciously allowed me...

Rick Hafele of Portland has graciously allowed me to share the following note regarding Dick VanDemark:

"Thanks Poul. Here's something I wrote the night before he died. Feel free to share it...
Forum: Pacific Northwest Sea Run Forum 02-28-2003, 07:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 708
Posted By Poul
Sad news - Tolley and VanDemark

The northwest angling community lost two icons recently:

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Martin Tolley of Vancouver, BC passed away on Feb 19th at the age of 71. Martin was...
Forum: Bonefish, Tarpon, and other Obsessions 02-09-2003, 10:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 844
Posted By Poul
I was last in Belize ten years ago on a...

I was last in Belize ten years ago on a back-packing trip, so things may have changed but:

One or half-day guided trips were readily available on Ambergris Cay, which is the main tourist area. I...
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 02-04-2003, 06:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 662
Posted By Poul
"A flyfisher's life" by charles ritz has a fair...

"A flyfisher's life" by charles ritz has a fair bit on the aaro and it's platforms, including a picture and 2 diagrams of the platforms - "The great Aaro Steeplechase Course".

I seem to remember a...
Forum: The Quintessential Trout 01-24-2003, 06:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,810
Posted By Poul
I guess the real question is how do the natural...

I guess the real question is how do the natural insects, which likely pass more light than these artificials, look while backlit? The even more difficult question that fly-tyers have been...
Forum: Pacific Northwest Sea Run Forum 01-09-2003, 10:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,201
Posted By Poul
At the Thompson River "Steelhead Shuffle"...

At the Thompson River "Steelhead Shuffle" fund-raiser this fall, we auctioned a set of 29 flies donated by anglers over the course of about two weeks at the Log Cabin Pub. I can't remember the exact...
Forum: Open Forum 12-18-2002, 11:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 977
Posted By Poul
Protesters Attack Fish Hatchery

You may be interested in the following newspaper article regarding protesters taking direct action against an atlantic salmon hatchery/aquaculture operation in Ocean Falls on the central B.C. coast:...
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 12-13-2002, 05:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 392
Posted By Poul
Ken At page 37 you should find McMillan's...

Ken

At page 37 you should find McMillan's "Steelhead on the Floating Line, Part 1: effective methods for cold, heavy river flows"

Poul
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