July 2016

Commentary

Posted | Club Fish | 2065

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July 25, 2016

The small freestone stream where I learned to trout fish in Indiana county, Pennsylvania is posted against trespass. It has been for a couple decades now. So too is…

Night Fishing Philosophy Stories Tips/Tactics

Night Shift — This River and the Other River

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July 13, 2016

I think I’ve night fished often enough now to make some conclusions — not many, but a few basic determinations that allow me to have confidence in laying out…

Contributors Tips/Tactics

The Rocket School Of Carpin’ | When it’s too hot for trout

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July 7, 2016

This post is from contributing author, Chris Kehres.

Editor’s Notes
Trout fishing the long summer months means deeply shortened hours and far fewer opportunities. Finding cold enough…

Philosophy Stories

I’ve lived, and I’ve left some good things here . . . that is enough

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July 6, 2016
Will climbed up the mountain path and out of the canyon. He walked through the back door and into the old sunroom to sit at his grandfather’s wooden desk. He paused in thought and then put pencil to paper.

When he’d finished, he looked up through the sunroom glass toward the fading orange October daylight. Will walked to the porch and felt the cool stone under his feet as he scanned the landscape of his life.

The rooster crowed before dawn . . .

Tips/Tactics

Net Fix

on
July 1, 2016

If I had a million dollars I would still approach fly fishing with a low budget mindset. I guess it comes from my fishing roots as a boy: cheap…