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Feather Hair Extensions – New Threat for Hackle

February 26th, 2011 · 1 Comment

My storage system is dust proof, moisture proof, bug proof, and now dog proof.  Looks like I need to make it daughter-proof.

FineFeatherheads: Spring 2011 from Dakota Hills on Vimeo.
Feather hair extensions are coming to a salon near you. This new fashion has ladies tying half a dozen saddle hackles into their hair. About 100 flies [...]

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Island Park in Danger?

April 2nd, 2010 · No Comments

Island Park, Idaho, is the birthplace of Henry’s Fork.  Henry’s Fork begins in Big Springs, and flows through the town, to Last Chance, where the river then flows into Harriman State Park.  Highway 20 roughly follows the river, and the town of Island Park roughly follows Highway 20.
Is Island Park in danger?
Island Park is 33 [...]

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Ready for a duck shoot?

January 8th, 2010 · No Comments

Coming soon to a toy store or Cabelas catalog, indoor duck hunting.  Mechanical dog not included.

CES 2009 Duck Hunter indoor toy from Ars Technica on Vimeo.
Those mechanical duck wings look good for tying mayfly spinner wings or nymph wing cases.

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Merry Christmas

December 19th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Jack Bauer style…

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Dag nabbitt

December 11th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Fishing show bloopers.

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Dogbert, the fly fishing blogger

November 18th, 2009 · 1 Comment

No comment.

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Three guys show up at the pearly gates…

November 17th, 2009 · No Comments

Three guys show up at the pearly gates in Heaven. St Peter turns to the first one and asks, “You have an IQ of 220; did you receive your Nobel Prize?”.
The man answered “Yes, I was awarded the Nobel Prize for Medicine, for my work on a cure for heart disease”.
St. Peter replied, “Well done, [...]

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Survivorman and Fly Fisher

August 5th, 2009 · No Comments

Les Stroud is Survivorman. He is also an avocate for bringing a “fly fishing pole” into the wilderness, as a survial tool.  Check out the casting action, starting around 7:30 in this video.

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Arrgh! Matey!

June 30th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Yo ho, yo ho, a pirate’s life for me.
Is it time to exchange the round trip tickets to West Yellowstone, and instead head to Somalia for vacation?  A pirate hunting cruise sounds a lot more exciting than casting hoppers to the bank.

For a mere $5000, you can cruise in a yacht off the coast of [...]

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Salmon eating hair bag

June 21st, 2009 · No Comments

Awww…  Its so cute.

Cute, until it grows a bit more and becomes a salmon eating bag of fur, and follows your boat around waiting for a tasty meal.

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