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by LabRat
Thu Apr 04, 2013 3:26 pm
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: Hill country fishing
Replies: 5
Views: 4602

Re: Hill country fishing

Suggest picking up a copy of Fly Fishing the Hill Country. Loads of rivers and places to explore.
by LabRat
Tue Jan 29, 2013 1:04 pm
Forum: ColdWater Outreach Conservation Fund
Topic: COC Grant Request - Trimbell River Wsconsin
Replies: 0
Views: 2311

COC Grant Request - Trimbell River Wsconsin

GRTU Members - We have received a COC grant request from Greg Meyer of the Kiap-TU-Wish chapter in Wisonsin's driftless area. The project is a restoration project that will reintroduce Native Brook Trout to the Trimbelle River, a high quality spring creek located in the driftless area of Western Wis...
by LabRat
Tue Jan 29, 2013 12:49 pm
Forum: ColdWater Outreach Conservation Fund
Topic: COC Grant Request - Mountain Fork, Oklahoma
Replies: 6
Views: 6280

Re: COC Grant Request - Mountain Fork, Oklahoma

Update on the COC grant for Lower Mountain Fork. In August 2012, the Board of Directors learned that the Lower Mountain Fork River Association had been unable to move forward with their project due to conditions beyond their control. The LMFR decided to return the grant money in full to GRTU until s...
by LabRat
Wed Oct 24, 2012 10:47 am
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: Texas ranch tank bassin
Replies: 7
Views: 3596

Re: Texas ranch tank bassin

I think this fish saw my GRTU shirt and thought I only fished with 4wt rods, and thought she could whip me (and she came close)!
by LabRat
Wed Oct 24, 2012 9:15 am
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: Texas ranch tank bassin
Replies: 7
Views: 3596

Re: Texas ranch tank bassin

The strain was mostly on my nerves once she ran 20 yards like a redfish then tailwalked (which was when I got my first glimpse at her).
My hands shook for half an hour after I landed her.
by LabRat
Wed Oct 24, 2012 8:08 am
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: Texas ranch tank bassin
Replies: 7
Views: 3596

Texas ranch tank bassin

Caught this 10.1 lb (via a certified scale) largemouth Saturday on near Rockdale in a tank (that's a pond for those of you new to Texas) on a foam bass popper. Fortunately I was fishing an 8wt, so I had enough backbone in the rod for the fight, which was considerable! Caught and released to thrill a...
by LabRat
Wed Mar 07, 2012 1:46 pm
Forum: ColdWater Outreach Conservation Fund
Topic: COC Grant - Yellowstone Lake
Replies: 1
Views: 2170

COC Grant - Yellowstone Lake

GRTU has received a grant request from David Sweet and the Wyoming state council to assist with the funding of telemetry equipment to study the movements and spawning areas of Lake Trout in Yellowstone Lake. Lake Trout were illegally introduced to the Yellowstone Lake system at least a decade ago. T...
by LabRat
Thu Feb 09, 2012 7:36 am
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: TPWD Digital Extra Fishing edition
Replies: 4
Views: 2533

TPWD Digital Extra Fishing edition

Found this in my inbox this morning. Pretty cool, with embedded YouTube videos in places. Check out the article on aquatic invasives...you will begin hearing more on that topic from the chapter as we have a member (Brad Garner) who has volunteered to be our aquatic invasives subject matter expert, k...
by LabRat
Fri Feb 03, 2012 6:04 am
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: lodging
Replies: 3
Views: 2199

Re: lodging

All right, who let Alex have coffee again???? LOL
by LabRat
Mon Dec 12, 2011 4:05 pm
Forum: Flies and Tying
Topic: Know your hooks?
Replies: 2
Views: 2718

Re: Know your hooks?

Joe Robinson reportedly says he hasn't met a hook that didn't need to be sharpened.
by LabRat
Mon Dec 12, 2011 7:00 am
Forum: Flies and Tying
Topic: Know your hooks?
Replies: 2
Views: 2718

Know your hooks?

by LabRat
Fri Dec 09, 2011 8:35 am
Forum: Flies and Tying
Topic: What's In Your Fly Box for Guadalupe River Trout?
Replies: 52
Views: 31762

Re: What's In Your Fly Box for Guadalupe River Trout?

I suggest checking with Gruene Outfitters and Action Angler, both right near the river
by LabRat
Tue Jun 21, 2011 2:56 pm
Forum: Warmwater
Topic: Tonalist Oil Painting: Evening on the Guad
Replies: 7
Views: 4484

Re: Tonalist Oil Painting: Evening on the Guad

Can't see the image...did you use a photo hosting site? We can't post pics directly to this forum