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  1. Re: Completely new to fly fishing, and I have questions

    Always take a spinning rod with you. Starting out it will be frustrating. Fly rods don’t have to be artificial lure only either. Drowning worms, grasshoppers or using salmon eggs work great on a...
  2. Thread: American run

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    Re: American run

    I think fishing from the bridge doesn't get you in the right line unless you move a lot. It seems to me when I swing from the shore you cover more angles.
  3. Thread: Trout recipes

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    Re: Trout recipes

    Shad tastes like trout. I brought one home because it was hooked way in the gills and wouldn't survive.
    Descaled at the river! Leave that stink there. Wrap in alum foil butter,pepper. garlic,...
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    Re: Fly Fishing Tutor

    It's a tough area to get to the main flow but a good area. I was out this morning, north side upper sunrise or lower sailor bar depending how you look at it. Shady side, and harder to find casting...
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    Re: Fly Fishing Tutor

    Right now would be a real good time to hit the American River for Shad. You will get tons of casting time and the fish are fun. Minimum 6wt. 7/8 even better at these flows. Many of us down there, if...
  6. Re: Large pikeminnows northfork american river, also anyone know of any trout plants?

    Squaw fish are native to this area. Nothing wrong with catching them, just be happy and toss-em back.
    https://map.dfg.ca.gov/fishing/
  7. Re: And So It Begins.....And The California Elite Will Jump On The Wagon

    They make 2,500$ waders? Tell me it isn't true.
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    Re: Towing travel trailer to Tahoe with F150

    Turn off your over drive, sometimes I forget about it. Big difference towing with the 250 ride wise, bumpidy bump bump
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    Re: Sac @ AR mouth report

    holy-molly thats a bunch of boats stacked up. I remember years ago 4th of july fireworks on the river. Never did that again. After the show, everybody hit the gas for the launch, the wakes were up to...
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    Re: indoor pork chop cook off

    microwave! Done in 12 min 22 if frozen
  11. Re: Recommendations on Spots up by HWY 50 or 88 tomorrow?

    https://nidwater.com/about-nid/history/
  12. Re: Recommendations on Spots up by HWY 50 or 88 tomorrow?

    They were doing a lot of work on Gerle camp ground and trails last year and the east side of the lake was closed. What amazed me was how well everything has recovered from the fire in that area. You...
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    Re: losing your hearing

    yep heading that way soon, I can get to Grand Junction/Delta in about 12-14 hrs start seeing things by then. Feel like I'm still moving when I stop too.
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    Re: losing your hearing

    Tinnitus sucks. I wonder if I have ringing in my deaf ear? Background noise makes me deaf.
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    Re: losing your hearing

    It's really to bad the digital sound isn't that advanced for the price they cost. If only it was as good as a telephone and the battery only last about 10hrs, but they are really small.
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    Re: Griz in California?

    Add in some elk, Colorado and Wyoming would transfer them happily somehow. They are friendly, like to hang out on golf courses, provide traffic and speed control, eat everything. Kind of a large...
  17. Re: How Many American River Salmon and Steelhead Eggs will be Destroyed?

    No matter the reasons the basin was closed, everyone needs to look at all river systems as a environmental necessity. Everyone has a impact even if you don't fish. For those that do, It wouldn't hurt...
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    Re: Why we shoot deer in the wild:

    I laughed so hard my eyes watered and I couldn't read....
  19. Thread: 1955

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    Re: 1955

    Lost in the 50's
    https://safeshare.tv/x/FEDEwZHZXu
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    Re: Delta Water Conditions

    Just a little muddy ya think, this is yesterday off the red/white tower at Walnut Grove
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    Re: Wow! What an afternoon. This is real!

    This is a easy way to fix that garage rollup door issue.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=71XZ3xEtL0w
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    Re: How's the water?

    !st real rain after the summer, Tons of ash/heavy pollutant from the fire run off from all the roads. I would think the water maybe a bit toxic.
    When walking at sailor bar after the rain all the big...
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    Re: What happened to the Fall Run on the AR

    I'm seeing more fish on redds now along sailor bar park on my daily walk. Saw a couple guys at upper sunrise on the north side of the island with fishing poles. They looked to be packing a lot of...
  24. Thread: cold

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    Re: cold

    still decent here in Sac. Ca. Smoke is real bad. Sad deal.
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    Re: New to fly fishing

    W&M make some descent rods. What does it say on the rod- name,line size, length of rod? To find out what line Wt you have if it's not known is to weigh the first 30' of line on a gram scale. I used...
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