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Rogue River Chinook Falling for the Carpetbagger Nymph

The contact came at the end of the swing. I was fishing a Midnight Fire Carpetbagger Nymph with a small bead head Prince Nymph on a tippet tied on to the bend of its hook. 226 more words

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Carpetbagger Nymph Feeding the Bite on the Rogue River, Oregon

Today’s hot steelhead slammed a Carpetbagger Nymph. First cast! No kidding. One cast into the run and, “Fish on!” Taking full advantage of the recent increase in water flow within the Rogue River of Oregon, this hatchery steelhead put on a very hard and stubborn fight. 104 more words

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A Good Morning on the Rogue River

This time of year I like to fish the wee early morning hours on the Rogue River of Oregon. The dawn is cool, the river is quiet, and most important, the steelhead are less wary. 292 more words

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End of May Mountain Morels and Trout

As the end of the month approaches it is time to look back and to look ahead. Looking back it has been a fairly good month for high Cascade mountain black morels. 340 more words

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Classic Fly Pins For Christmas

I’ve been tying old classic fly patterns on decorative hook pins for Christmas. Here are a few of my favorites. The hat pin hooks are not easy to tie on. 221 more words

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Pink Silver Salmon Fly

Getting to be coho salmon time on the upper Rogue River. I can feel them coming, and of course there is the report of eleven silver salmon already returning to the hatchery at Cole Rivers on the Rogue River above Trail. 131 more words

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