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Entries from March 2009

Sharing Water

March 2nd, 2009 · 1 Comment

Steve Dobson has an informative blog entry about rotating a salmon pool. While 99% of the time, if someone is already fishing a pool or run, we should just keep moving on to get our own water.  But, this is the west, and we have plenty of water.  When fishing with a buddy, we do [...]

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Craft Store Beads

March 1st, 2009 · No Comments

Another rainy weekend, and a trip to the craft store.
Bead Body Caddis Pupa
Hook: Size 14, curved pupa hook
Thread: Light Olive, 8/0
Body: Glass “seed beads” size 11/0,  4 beads
Antenna: 2 wood duck fibers
Thorax/Legs: Grey Ostrich

Bead Thorax Soft Hackle
I was thinking PMD emerger when tying this one.
Hook: size 14 wet fly
Thread: Light Olive, 8/0
Tail: Pheasant Tail
Body: Pheasant [...]

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