Posts Tagged ‘Recreation

21
May
17

end of day…

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East Lake (Oregon) near the Pumice Slide…fly fishing for rainbow trout. Magical moments that soothe the mind.

28
Apr
17

‘Vintage’ Pattern: Carey Special

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Another ‘vintage’ stillwater (lake) fly pattern…the Carey Special. Peacock Herl body w/ Pheasant Rump feather fibers for tail and same for a wrapped wing material. This is the classic look. The pattern lends itself to substitutions of body material/color and the wing material can be substituted as long as feather fibers extend at least the length of the abdomen. I don’t weight this pattern with a BH or underbody wrap. Size 10, 2xl. I fish this with an Intermediate sink line either hand retrieved or with the lazier troll along presentation.

27
Apr
17

Throwback Pattern: Woolly Worm

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24
Apr
17

slow down to savor the moment…

“Fly fishing is the most fun you can have standing up.” Arnold Gingrich, 1969 

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16
Apr
17

Crane Prairie (Oregon)

“The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude.” Aldous Huxley

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29
Mar
17

It should be relaxing…

“There is certainly something in angling that tends to produce a serenity of the mind.”  Washington Irving

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18
Feb
17

Oregon Coastal River…

dropping and turning steelhead green.

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