Feb. 13th, 2014

Arrival Time: ~11:15am Arrival Air Temp: ~20°F Winds: Shifting Often ~10-15mph Partly Cloudy Midge Seen on Arrival LB Stones Seen on Arrival Forecasted to be a warmer but windy day. I wanted to avoid the problem of frozen over creeks, ice shelves and the wind but finding a pink line …

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Jan. 8th, 2012: Icing on the Cake

[singlepic id=3177 w=360 h=280 float=right] Arrival time ~9am. Airtemp in the upper 20’s. With frost on the ground Carl and I began the morning hike downstream passing up over two miles of creek. I didn’t bother to stop once to look, the goal was to get to the starting point, …

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Feb. 14th, 2011: Sun & Bugs

The Field Report [singlepic id=2284 w=380 h=300 float=right] Arrival: ~8am, Departure: ~4:30pm Airtemp: Arrival ~35ºF, Departure ~42ºF Wind: NW 18mph at 8am slowing to 8mph at 4pm Water Temps: ~12:30pm 39ºF, ~2:45pm 41.5ºF Midge in the snow at 10:30am, Rising trout at 1:15pm Wendy B. and I met roadside a bit before 8am under …

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Jan. 9th, 2011: Possum Creek

[singlepic id=2173 w=380 h=300 float=right] Looking for new, unexplored winter trout water I found myself streamside at the usual hour for this time of year ~11:30am. I rigged a #16 Orange Scud to start the day with the hopes that by the time I was getting ready to make my …

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January 13th, A Hike in the Snow

[singlepic id=1133 w=300 h=220 float=left] Onsite arrival: 11:45am. I geared up and decided to take a quick peek at the situation prior to my compadre arriving at 12:30pm. I dawned a pair of new waders and boots today for the first time, my first set of breath-ables, about time… Snowshoes …

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