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by LabRat
Mon Feb 22, 2010 10:45 pm
Forum: Trout
Topic: Wading guidelines in higher flows
Replies: 18
Views: 11258

Wading guidelines in higher flows

With the lake levels at 909+ now, we can expect flows higher than we have become accustomed to in the last couple of years. The flows at the Sattler gauge are 540 cfs at the time of this post. So let's review the guidelines we all read when we signed up for the lease access program: Safe wading depe...
by LabRat
Mon Feb 01, 2010 7:37 pm
Forum: Flies and Tying
Topic: What to Tie at Troutfest?
Replies: 12
Views: 6161

Re: What to Tie at Troutfest?

Mick, I would like to see you tie some cracklebacks...I think I remember you mentioning once that you learned that pattern from it's creator.
by LabRat
Wed Jan 06, 2010 10:41 am
Forum: Flies and Tying
Topic: Type of hooks for midges
Replies: 34
Views: 17958

Re: Type of hooks for midges

LOL...nice...
by LabRat
Tue Jan 05, 2010 7:58 am
Forum: Flies and Tying
Topic: Type of hooks for midges
Replies: 34
Views: 17958

Re: Type of hooks for midges

Hey Mick...do you have any photos of those micro flies with something in the pic for size reference? The smallest I have ever tied is a 22...I can't even imagine a 30... :shock:
by LabRat
Wed Nov 11, 2009 6:04 pm
Forum: Flies and Tying
Topic: Ant Fly Patterns
Replies: 6
Views: 6109

Re: Ant Fly Patterns

Jimbo, you scared me..I thought for a moment you said you had caught rainbows on the Guad in parachute pants! :lol:

Can't touch this...
by LabRat
Tue Oct 13, 2009 12:02 pm
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: Fishing the "middle" Guadalupe
Replies: 11
Views: 5758

Re: Fishing the "middle" Guadalupe

Something about a camel and an eye of a needle?
by LabRat
Thu Sep 10, 2009 2:03 pm
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: Local guide in "Reyes del Rio"
Replies: 3
Views: 3267

Re: Local guide in "Reyes del Rio"

I thought that was him. Really a cool clip on MoldyChum...
by LabRat
Sat Feb 21, 2009 8:25 am
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: Devils River
Replies: 6
Views: 4040

Yeah, I hear you. I want some of those personal experiences on the Devils myself!
by LabRat
Fri Feb 20, 2009 9:31 pm
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: Devils River
Replies: 6
Views: 4040

Maybe this will help. Kevin Stubbs (Expedition Outfitters) and Banning Collins (Class V Fly Fishing) are guides who make that trip, they would be good resources on all your questions...

http://www.expedition-outfitters.net/id7.html
by LabRat
Mon Dec 22, 2008 5:42 pm
Forum: Flies and Tying
Topic: Guadalupe Green Fly
Replies: 12
Views: 9660

I found that one last week on you tube as well. I was thinking it looked like a good damselfly imitation for carp as well...
by LabRat
Wed Dec 17, 2008 10:06 am
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: TFO Fiberglass Rod
Replies: 8
Views: 5897

DOH! I got spell check, but not stupid check :P
by LabRat
Tue Dec 16, 2008 4:25 pm
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: TFO Fiberglass Rod
Replies: 8
Views: 5897

I bought one from Chris Johnson's Living Waters Fly Fishing ship in Round Rock about 6 weeks ago. I used it once on some local waters, and I really like it a lot! It will be a great Hill Country rod. I bought some Sharkskin line for it, but I haven't had it wet yet.
by LabRat
Mon Nov 17, 2008 8:33 pm
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: A Little Warm Water Fishing
Replies: 14
Views: 8158

Hey Jimbo, where can I get some trash bags like that?
by LabRat
Wed Nov 05, 2008 6:54 am
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: the fall bite
Replies: 6
Views: 4489

Wow those cypress trees are gorgeous!
by LabRat
Thu Oct 30, 2008 1:32 pm
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: TFO Fiberglass Rod
Replies: 8
Views: 5897

I have cast the rod at Living Waters Fly shop, and it is definitely going on my Christmas wish list...with some Sharkskin flyline