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by Zack Evans
Tue Oct 31, 2017 8:11 am
Forum: Flies and Tying
Topic: Swimming BWO
Replies: 9
Views: 1809

Re: Swimming BWO

Ron, thank you for another very informative post. I will have to try your BWO the next time I'm swinging soft hackles. Swinging soft hackles is one of my favorite techniques on the Guadalupe. I can usually catch a lot more fish nymphing but the vicious strikes while swinging soft hackles is hard to ...
by Zack Evans
Thu Aug 10, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: Wait for it... Ok, it's just a Wiper
Replies: 3
Views: 1411

Re: Wait for it... Ok, it's just a Wiper

Nice report and congratulations on the fish! Your description of the take was spot on and what I love the most about Striper fishing. Also, next time a fish is running at you ditch the reel and start stripping. You can take up line much faster stripping compared to most fly reels. Once the fish is u...
by Zack Evans
Sat Apr 29, 2017 12:57 pm
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: Striped Bass -Guadalupe River Below Canyon Lake Dam
Replies: 23
Views: 7827

Re: Striped Bass -Guadalupe River Below Canyon Lake Dam

Last summer I spent a lot of time chasing Stripers on the Guadalupe. Without a doubt, they are my favorite fish that I've landed on the fly so far. I'm willing to share a little of what I learned last summer. As far as location I'm not going to share any specifics. I have personally caught or seen S...
by Zack Evans
Fri Dec 23, 2016 11:25 am
Forum: Flies and Tying
Topic: White Caddis imitation
Replies: 5
Views: 2981

Re: White Caddis imitation

Yesterday on my wade back in I noticed a few subtle rises. I tied on a pheasant tail and partridge soft hackle and waited for the fish to reappear. After spotting the fish I made a perfect swing in the area he was rising to. I saw another rise and immediately my line when tight. After a short fight,...
by Zack Evans
Tue Sep 22, 2015 6:12 pm
Forum: Flies and Tying
Topic: Some recent flies
Replies: 8
Views: 5103

Re: Some recent flies

Nice looking flies! I just received a bunch of new tying supplies in the mail today and I'm about to start filling my boxes for the upcoming season. Hopefully I can make a few worthy enough to show off on here.