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Forum: The Quintessential Trout 03-11-2005, 08:40 AM
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Posted By Wildsmallie
You're right, it's hard to beat scuds on...

You're right, it's hard to beat scuds on Midwestern trout, especially in early spring. I've only fished Iowa trout once, we fished a couple of the better known streams in the northeastern corner of...
Forum: Warmwater flyfishing 03-08-2005, 08:48 AM
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Posted By Wildsmallie
Pike spawn in backwater areas with dead or...

Pike spawn in backwater areas with dead or flooded vegetation on the bottom. They are likely to reamain in these areas even after they spawn. I spend a lot of time fishing smallies in Minnesota...
Forum: Warmwater flyfishing 03-08-2005, 08:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,987
Posted By Wildsmallie
While you probably won't staighten an 8089 on a...

While you probably won't staighten an 8089 on a fish, there are much better options abailable. Try the stinger hooks in the Mustad Signature Series (C52sBLN) or the Gamakatsu stinger. Also, the...
Forum: Warmwater flyfishing 02-02-2005, 08:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By Wildsmallie
Bob, While an eight is good for many...

Bob,
While an eight is good for many situations, given the choice, I"d pick a nine. What you use for a line and leader is just as important. I prefer tropical taper saltwater lines for their...
Forum: Warmwater flyfishing 01-28-2005, 08:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 893
Posted By Wildsmallie
We take our bass fishing seriously. If the fish...

We take our bass fishing seriously. If the fish are back in the pads you have to go in after them, and when one eats, you better get it coming your way quick, or it will tie you up. A ten weight...
Forum: Warmwater flyfishing 01-27-2005, 09:16 AM
Replies: 14
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Posted By Wildsmallie
I'm a big fan of flyroodding for largemouth here...

I'm a big fan of flyroodding for largemouth here in Minnesota. While light tackle has its place when chasing trout or sunfish, when bass fishing, a heavy rod will get the job done better every time....
Forum: >> Archive: Bonefish/Tarpon Flies 01-24-2005, 07:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,037
Posted By Wildsmallie
Stu, I found the magazine article that had a...

Stu,
I found the magazine article that had a picture of it (June/July Saltwater Flyfishing). Try looking it up on their archives, or c'mon in--I'll have the article at work.
Chris
Forum: Warmwater flyfishing 01-13-2005, 09:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,641
Posted By Wildsmallie
Unfortunately I lack the technology to post...

Unfortunately I lack the technology to post photos, but the flies aren't that complicated. I use a heavy streamer hook (steelhead hooks work well) usually a #2 or 1/0. I tie it so the rabbit strip...
Forum: Warmwater flyfishing 01-13-2005, 08:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,641
Posted By Wildsmallie
I do a lot of flyrodding for largemouth and...

I do a lot of flyrodding for largemouth and smallmouth. For a "popper" the fly I use for both is the same; a cork one that I make with a 9/16" face, tied about 3 1/2- 4" long. The color doesn't...
Forum: Pacific Northwest Sea Run Forum 01-06-2005, 09:09 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,755
Posted By Wildsmallie
I fish midwestern rivers, where opportunities for...

I fish midwestern rivers, where opportunities for getting a grab on a swung fly are limited. Every time I go to my favorite river, I have my fingers crossed for good "swinging" conditions--good vis...
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