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Forum: For Sale by Owner 10-11-2005, 03:10 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By steelheadmike
Still have the BG6? Im Interested.

Still have the BG6? Im Interested.
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 10-07-2005, 11:15 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 336
Posted By steelheadmike
Albies in Western Sound Pt2

Had the day off of work for a job interview. Had my interview and high tailed it to the boat. On the water by 11am. Was into my 1st albie by 11:30am. Landed 5 Albies and lost 8 due to hook pull outs....
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 10-04-2005, 10:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 473
Posted By steelheadmike
Penguin, The Albert game from the beach is...

Penguin,

The Albert game from the beach is always a tough one. Ive run many o-mile after them to no avail over the years ( 15 to be exact ). I only ever caught them from a boat. I took me a while...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 10-03-2005, 03:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 473
Posted By steelheadmike
SW Sound Slam 10/01-10/02

Been out beating the water to a froth so I havent posted anything in a while so here it goes.

Sat 10/01: Hit the water at 6:am. As the sun rose around 6:30 we were greeted by 100's of birds and...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 07-27-2005, 10:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,706
Posted By steelheadmike
About 7 years ago I was fishing in Fairfield CT...

About 7 years ago I was fishing in Fairfield CT in the early Fall. A friend and I were up to our waists in the surf. Relatively cruddy day, overcast, windy & drizzling. Out infront of us maybe 80ft...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 07-07-2005, 02:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 428
Posted By steelheadmike
Speaking of Hudson..... heard the worm hatch was...

Speaking of Hudson..... heard the worm hatch was going down big time the other day.
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 07-07-2005, 12:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 428
Posted By steelheadmike
I guess ya got me there.. should have been SW CT....

I guess ya got me there.. should have been SW CT. I get screwy with that because I drive SE to get to CT. I live NW of CT in NY.
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 07-07-2005, 09:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 428
Posted By steelheadmike
SE CT Report

Been a while since I posted but that's just because I have been on the water ALOT! So far this year has been 100 x's better than last year as far as Line Siders go. On every outing I have been...
Forum: Gear Talk - Fly Stuff Spoken Here 05-27-2005, 10:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 834
Posted By steelheadmike
Silver Label

Orvis Silver Label = Garbage.
Forum: >> Archive: Striper (etc) Flies 05-25-2005, 04:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,977
Posted By steelheadmike
Ever hear..

The Old Salts around Montauk telling tales of trolling 3 White feathers on a hook using a 2oz drail weight. If them FA's were that smart and could see that well dont ya think they would see a huge...
Forum: >> Archive: Striper (etc) Flies 05-25-2005, 12:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,977
Posted By steelheadmike
My 2 cents

I spend alot of time during the Fall chasing them and have found that the hook doesn't make a difference. Size does sometimes but not all the time. I experimented the last few years and found that...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 04-25-2005, 08:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 638
Posted By steelheadmike
How Big

I have a bag of about 150-200 1/4 oz Hour Glass eyes as well as a bag of 50 1/4 Eyballz. Glad to send you 50 or so free.
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 04-20-2005, 08:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 542
Posted By steelheadmike
More Hudson River Reports 4/19

Got on the water at 6pm. Alot of debris in the water. Slow going, had to fix the transducer 3 times due to sticks and logs kicking it up. Hit my usual location realized that the tide was not in my...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 04-19-2005, 08:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,022
Posted By steelheadmike
Funny

Whats funny is the Striper Contest was Saturday and Sunday. I counted at one point 38 boats in the area I was fishing in. I motored up to a few boats and asked them how they were doing .... they all...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 04-18-2005, 01:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,022
Posted By steelheadmike
Grady

Jim,

Ossining launch would be closest to the fishing grounds. Next would be Georges Island Park then Peekskill.
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 04-18-2005, 10:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,022
Posted By steelheadmike
Holdover..

Jim,

No these are fresh fish .... Holdovers have a ghostlike appearance... very washed out coloration. The fish Ive been catching the last few weeks are BRIGHT with deep black lines, pinkish...
Forum: the Rod Rack 04-18-2005, 10:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,350
Posted By steelheadmike
Powell

The Powell is most likely a 92. I presume its a Brown Blank or Green Blank?
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 04-18-2005, 10:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,022
Posted By steelheadmike
By the way

Send me a PM and I can let you know Tides, Conditions and up to the minute catch reports. I have friends out everyday as well as myself whos been out everyday after work for almost 3wks. As you know...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 04-18-2005, 10:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,022
Posted By steelheadmike
What day..

Adrian,

What day where you there? I saw a few Yakers out there on Saturday Morning. Hopefully you spanked them like I did Sat. I managed 17 on the fly rod using a White, Pink, Greay & Peacock Herl...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 04-07-2005, 12:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 498
Posted By steelheadmike
Sorry about that... this guy really erks me. Im...

Sorry about that... this guy really erks me. Im an easy guy to get along with, even when I dont like someone Im pretty willing to be cordial. But this guy is the exception. Im not the only one......
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 04-07-2005, 11:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 498
Posted By steelheadmike
If it were anyone else asking me the questions I...

If it were anyone else asking me the questions I not only would have told him what I had but I would of given him a few. Heck I hand out flies and lures like they were free. This one particular Guy...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 04-07-2005, 10:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 498
Posted By steelheadmike
Actual fishing report...

Looks like this will be 1st actual report in a while.

04/05:
Ran out of work at 5pm on the button. Fly rod rigged, Spin gear strung with "3 and 4" Storm Wildeyes. 75mph up the Parkway... hit the...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 02-23-2005, 08:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 998
Posted By steelheadmike
OOPS

Im fishing in the Hudson river. Generally I fish between the Tappanzee Bridge and the Bear Mountain Bridge. Now thats a HUGE stretch of water.. maybe 25 miles of water. Thankfully there is only 2 or...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 02-22-2005, 03:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 998
Posted By steelheadmike
Very Late Report and Light at the end of the tunnel

Been a while since I posted so here is report from my last day on the water:

01/02/05
NW Winds 5-15mph. Light chop and a few white caps. Found the Stripers using my nose. Thats right.. nose!! If ...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 10-18-2004, 08:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 630
Posted By steelheadmike
Great

Best of luck Mike! Im sure you will do fine. You spend more days on the water than most of the guides out there.

I'll be right behind you ... next Nov I am taking the test. :biggrin:
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