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Entries from May 2008

Spey Casting – Take a class

May 31st, 2008 · 2 Comments

Summary
Last fall, I went Steelhead fishing in Maupin, Oregon on the Deshutes. I used a Spey rod for the first time, and highly recommend using spey casting for this type of fishing (swinging streamers on large rivers). I also highly recommend starting with a class – the learning curve is a bit steep.
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Kiss and Release

May 18th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Tiburon hosted an outstanding event today – Kiss and Release. This was a party centered around releasing 1000 baby chinook salmon into San Francisco bay. High-school students raised the salmon from eggs, and had help from hundreds of kids. The kids appeared to be from 3 years old to 10. What a [...]

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Tags: Kids Fishing · Salmon