Tag Archives: fly fishing

Exploring North Chagrin Reservation

I have spent considerable time exploring the upper portions of the Rocky River.  It has been fun, but I need to expand my knowledge and experience by exploring other waters.  There are quite a few streams to explore in Northeast … Continue reading

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Skunked: Fish of a thousand casts

The 2013 steelhead season is upon us!  Lots of new flies to try, lots of water to explore, and yes, lots of time to devote to the river.  This is the fish of a thousand casts, and sometimes, we get … Continue reading

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In which I think I am going to have a Christmas Eve to myself on the river . . .

Erp, nope.  Not at all.  This is what happened. I arrived at the Emerald Marina during the grey twilight the dawn of Christmas Eve, and only saw one other truck.  Good, I have this river to myself! I thought to … Continue reading

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Tight lines the day before Christmas Eve

I got up this morning at 5:30, crammed some oatmeal and eggs down my throat, grabbed some coffee in a thermos, and my gear, and rushed out the door so I could hit the Rocky River at first light.  I … Continue reading

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Weekend Weather 11/2/2012

While we are currently getting hosed with rain all week, and my thoughts do go to people being affected by the hurricane, I would like to turn our attention to some good news.  Not much of it gets reported, but … Continue reading

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Nokia Lumia 900 Review

An hour spent fishing adds a day to your life. My uncle wrote this to me in a letter once, and it is a true statement. It is true because fishing awakens within oneself a God-given drive to connect with … Continue reading

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