Finally!

Finally!

The rains have slowed enough to permit wet wading a favorite stream. While still a bit high, there were fishable eddies and pockets. Most held big green sunfish and brightly-colored longear sunfish that hit black Bully Spiders. Just as the Continue reading

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Froggin’

Froggin’

Between threatening storms, I headed to a pond with an 8 wt. and a box of our size-2 Diving Frogs. Every shaded weed pocket and deadfall seemed to hold bass. After splashdown, the frog remained still for long seconds before Continue reading

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Cool, Rainy, But Fun

Cool, Rainy, But Fun

Constant rains have confined my fishing to ponds. The bluegill population is still in pre-spawn here, and males are defending their nesting sites aggressively. Egg-ripened females have moved onto the deep edges of the flats. Sponge spiders receive splashy hits Continue reading

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Bullied By the Wind

Bullied By the Wind

A gusty wind howled through pond-side treetops and flattened emergent vegetation. The thought of fly fishing in those conditions seemed insane. Fortunately, I was able to ignore them.  7 wt. was pieced together and by kneeling at the water’s Continue reading

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Price Reduced!

Price Reduced!

Redington CTRS4 8 1/2 ft. 4 pc. 4 wt. in rod bag and original Cordura covered case.

This is a high-quality preowned but little used fly rod capable of long casts and delicate presentations. Now priced at only $150 OBO plus $13 shipping.

 

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