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Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 07-05-2011, 09:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 558
Posted By FrenchCreek
Hey Mark, Try the proverbial Woolly Bully,...

Hey Mark, Try the proverbial Woolly Bully, Chartreuse or Pink, got over 100 (2 FFishers) pikers today on these critters!
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 12-30-2010, 02:12 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,366
Posted By FrenchCreek
Talking On being an "Outdoorsman"

Hi John, interesting ramblings, maybe it's our age!
I am an avid outdoorsman, as once was said about a friend, "It is not what he does (fish & hunt,camping in the wilderness etc) it is what he is!"....
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 12-27-2010, 04:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 888
Posted By FrenchCreek
Best wishes for the holiday Season, Pete in...

Best wishes for the holiday Season,
Pete in Calgary Alberta (Home of the Alberta Clippers that you are now enjoying!)
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 10-18-2009, 11:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 513
Posted By FrenchCreek
No crowds to worry about, several wade access...

No crowds to worry about, several wade access areas and lots of smaller cuttie streams around. Check with Dave for more info. and make sure you get access permission fromlandowners, if required. Look...
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 10-09-2009, 01:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 513
Posted By FrenchCreek
Fernie & Dave Brown

Dave is a Ace outfitter/guide and knows the lower BC area very well. No hesitation in recommending Dave. He can help out finding good wade access spots as well as some god B&B's in the area.
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 09-23-2009, 07:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 533
Posted By FrenchCreek
Better late than not, so have a great year! and...

Better late than not, so have a great year! and don't forget your northern buddies! Heh!
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 05-26-2009, 10:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 961
Posted By FrenchCreek
My thoughts & prayers go to the family. Sorry to...

My thoughts & prayers go to the family. Sorry to hear about the loss of an East Coast Buddy!
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 01-16-2009, 12:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 807
Posted By FrenchCreek
Fishing the Bow

Hi Jeff, I live in Calgary so if you consider "doing the Bow" let me know I can provide you with many options from guided floats to wade access information. Timing is important for planning....
Forum: The Quintessential Trout 01-08-2009, 03:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 604
Posted By FrenchCreek
I've fished the St-Mary's but I don't know about...

I've fished the St-Mary's but I don't know about the outfit you mention. I'll send you a PM.
Forum: The Quintessential Trout 08-19-2008, 09:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 989
Posted By FrenchCreek
Here are some thoughts that may help.. after...

Here are some thoughts that may help.. after casting large flies on a 9 or 10Wt....
For # 1, try slowing things down and be more gentle with the false casts, and turn around on your back cast by...
Forum: Warmwater flyfishing 04-27-2008, 10:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 647
Posted By FrenchCreek
Nice going Q, if you keep that up, you likely be...

Nice going Q, if you keep that up, you likely be the next invitee to the Great North trip!
I had fun with pikers today as well, but that is another story for later on.
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 04-23-2008, 11:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 515
Posted By FrenchCreek
Hi John, I'm praying that you get well soon. I...

Hi John, I'm praying that you get well soon. I hope to return this coming fall and maybe we can get out with Ray or Slinger. We only met once at a Hard Tail camp out several years ago when you showed...
Forum: Worldwide Flyfishing Discussion 04-14-2008, 05:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 306
Posted By FrenchCreek
Pike are the top predators in their environment,...

Pike are the top predators in their environment, they prefer cold water and like to hide in the weed beds and ambush any fish, frog, even duklings sometimes!
In the spring, when they lie about in...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 04-10-2008, 11:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,155
Posted By FrenchCreek
My condolences to the Burton family. Art is now...

My condolences to the Burton family. Art is now at peace and casting away with other great fishermen.
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 04-02-2008, 01:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 524
Posted By FrenchCreek
Crab Fly? Why I oughta... Great looking Squid...

Crab Fly? Why I oughta...
Great looking Squid fly but I know that you can rise to the challenge and tie up a Horse Shoe Crab pattern with a 7/0 trailing hook.... like something in the 16 to 18 inch...
Forum: >> Archive: Warmwater Gamefish Flies 03-24-2008, 09:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,433
Posted By FrenchCreek
Another great looking pattern!

Another great looking pattern!
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 03-21-2008, 04:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,131
Posted By FrenchCreek
Blind Fold off?

Capt. Ray, does this new "openness" mean that I no longer need to keep a blindfold on until we get to your personal secret spots when I go out with you?
Sean & others have never made me wear one!
Forum: >> Archive: Warmwater Gamefish Flies 03-13-2008, 11:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,913
Posted By FrenchCreek
Send samples, I'll field test them this summer...

Send samples, I'll field test them this summer while I'm up far up in Northern Alberta.
The only difference between your pattern and mine is that I tie in a tail support from either buck tail or...
Forum: >> Archive: Striper (etc) Flies 02-28-2008, 05:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,378
Posted By FrenchCreek
I tested and demo'd the product a few weeks ago....

I tested and demo'd the product a few weeks ago. At $85 for the large kit you are paying for the convenience of drying in 10 seconds Vs. regular epoxy. It does make for nice flies, as Pete has shown...
Forum: Stripers and Coastal Gamefish 02-27-2008, 10:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,820
Posted By FrenchCreek
Here is one for Art!

I met Art in 2001, a few weeks after I retired and only a few days after the terrible 9-11 we all remember. Ray and others know well his generosity and open sharing of all he knows of flyfishing, I...
Forum: >> Archive: Favorite Trout Flies 02-26-2008, 11:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,394
Posted By FrenchCreek
Scrappy ideas..

I must be the largest consumer of lunch baggies! I use them for all sorts of scraps from tying. A while back, I had a tying class for a bunch of young kids, 12 & 13 year olds and gave away a box full...
Forum: >> Archive: Favorite Trout Flies 02-25-2008, 06:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,394
Posted By FrenchCreek
Mini-Angel

What to do with leftover Angel Hair?
Well after tying a bunch of larger Capt. Ray's Angels flies for lakers, I figured maybe trout would like a smaller version, which I made with all the scraps from...
Forum: >> Archive: Salmon & Steelhead Flies 02-22-2008, 11:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,385
Posted By FrenchCreek
Nice flies Jocelin. Keep them coming, I enjoy all...

Nice flies Jocelin. Keep them coming, I enjoy all of them even though I'm not into the Atlantics any more, but maybe a future trip will happen...?
Forum: Getting Started 02-18-2008, 11:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,903
Posted By FrenchCreek
There are several stretches of water on the Bow...

There are several stretches of water on the Bow that stay open almost all year round. This time of year, it is all wade access and the water is still cold but the fishing is good.Weather is always a...
Forum: Propwash 02-18-2008, 11:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,961
Posted By FrenchCreek
Great to hear that things are on the upside for...

Great to hear that things are on the upside for you Steve, you deserve a nice boat and after you have her "broken in" make sure you keep an open spot for my next visit. Big Tuna are starting to get...
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