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Water thoughts, and fishing epiphanies.

February…….

It is once again beautiful and fishy. The 3 foot of powder we received, has reduced to one foot of pack. Snow shoes are a good idea, but much can be done if you charge it……. The conditions are still … Continue reading

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Jan 2021!

We have very little snow on the ground, so I need you all to think snow. We still have another month or two for it to come, but if not, it may be a low flow season. Water experts are … Continue reading

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Dec

The month is half way gone, but fishing is still on! It has been very nice out in the fall sense…..I was waiting for more to post on. Now it’s winter! But the fishing continues. It’s chilly with some snow … Continue reading

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November fishing report…

A pleasant time of year up here. Most visitors have returned home till the resorts open. We got our first dusting of snow, which melted immediately due to warm ground and warmer days. Some snow still lurks in shady spots, … Continue reading

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October….

Have had a difficult time keeping up with my blog with the covid closing the coffee shop I normally haunt. Many clients to guide as well…….a few beginners, as well as a few gunfighter level fishers. It is the time … Continue reading

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September update

One off my best recent students with a nice Truckee Brown! Warm conditions in August kept me off the water most of the month. The smoke from fires has kept the flows cooler and some cooler nights have helped a … Continue reading

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August Caddis

The big October Caddis are running a bit early……pupating already.

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JULY!

New Month!!! It hasn’t changed much this last month…..The Green Drakes have faded away till next year…..sigh. BUT, we have Golden Stones, and little Yellow Sallies in the house. Caddis are happening too. Several sizes…..12 through 20. Has been windy … Continue reading

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Prime time

IT’S TIME! We’ve waited all winter for warm days and cold water. The flows in town are soooooo nice. 367cfs and blue/clear. Bugs are a poppin! The menu is getting deeper…..Caddis are starting to flutter, Dobson flies too. Flavalina are … Continue reading

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Spring time

My fishing buddy C, has been teaching the fish some lessons. Dry fly (March brown sz16) on the switch rod waaaaay over there. The last few years I have been fishing/teaching far with the big stick for fun. Takes some … Continue reading

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