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Feile na Tuaithe, Day 2

Now that’s better. Brilliant sunshine greeted me when I twitched back the bedroom curtains this morning. Forecasters unanimously agree there will be localised showers again today but for now it’s wall to wall sun. 640 more words

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Féile na Tuaithe, Day 1

The rain woke me from a deep sleep. It thundered against the glass reminding me more of a February storm than a morning in May. Today was the first of two days demonstrating fly casting and fly tying and the last thing I needed was heavy rain. 607 more words

Fishing In Ireland

Woolly Worm - Fly Tying Video Instructions

Video tutorial courtesy of our friends at InTheRiffle

The Woolly Worm is a classic streamer pattern mainly used for trout, bass, and bluegill. The two most popular colors are black/red and olive/red. 191 more words

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The Soldier Palmer

I like old patterns. Something nostalgic is awakened when you tie on one of the classic flies from the last century or the century before. That link with the past offers reassurance and knowledge if a fly has been around for this long it must catch fish. 520 more words

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Movie Night Y'all

Less than a week to go till the first installment of The SCOF Summer Mystery Movie Series. A couple of updates:

  •  The movie is free, but a portion of all bar, food, and vendor proceeds will be donated to the French Broad Riverkeeper for monitoring, improvement, and over all well being of the French Broad River right here in our backyard.
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