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Review: Fall Run Vest from Simms

If you live in Westfly Land, you need a vest! Simms has a dandy. reviewed by Scott Richmond.

Tactics: Thoughts on Flies and Presentation

Hear what guides Amy Hazel and Derek Brown have to say about fly choice and presentation. How far should you step between casts? When to mend--and when not! Also, major new e-tail website. Audio, 8:38 long. by Scott Richmond.

Tactics: Hangout and Hangdown for More Steelhead

Many steelheaders omit or shortchange one of the most important aspects of their presentation. by Scott Richmond.


Fly of the Week

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fishing fly of the week

Steelhead Caddis. When fly fishing for steelhead in fall, try this Bill McMillan classic. Steelhead have spent a few weeks looking at drifting October caddis, and that makes them receptive to an orange pattern.


Food of the Month

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October Caddis.  A flying Great Pumpkin, October caddis adults can produce explosive surface strikes. But what's happening below the surface may be even more important.

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  1. October Fly Fishing Forecast
  2. Current Conditions
  1. October Fly Fishing Forecast
  2. Current Conditions
  1. October Fly Fishing Forecast
  2. Current Conditions
  1. October Fly Fishing Forecast
  2. Current Conditions

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  1. Thursday After Work Coho ?
  2. RigJimmy... For real? Looks like it could work
  3. Nice hike on a coastal river
  4. Last carp report of the year
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  1. Burning Pram Part Deux: Who's In?!
  1. Coming Events

  1. Fly Fishing the Columbia River Tuesday, October 21
  1. Coming Events

  1. "Voices of the Pacific" Dinner & Auction with Ted Turner Friday, October 24

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