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Old 01-09-2012, 01:34 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Somewhat of a local disappointment at winter so far, and I am skateboarding this week a few times for sure. Some people skate in the offseason.....I want to move to AK.
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Old 01-09-2012, 01:36 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I don't skateboard, so I'm just marinating in butthurt.

May have to break out the fishing gear again. I wonder how the Blue and South Platte tailwaters are fishing about now?
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Old 01-09-2012, 10:28 AM   #3 (permalink)
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i'm going fishing again... probably the best thing about living on the west coast instead of CO - we have steelhead
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The tailwaters can fish all year.

Plus, you can ice fish if you want. No thanks.
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no saltwater, no steelhead.

no trout can hold a candle to a steelhead... i have thousands of dollars worth of trout fly-fishing gear that just sits now.. i pretty much won't even guide trout anymore


i'd take one steelhead every other day on the water (we usually do way better than that) over 10-20 fish trout fishin days.

my biggest steel so far is about 17lbs - have landed 30+ lb. chinook on barbless flies swinging for steelhead
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no saltwater, no steelhead.
You would probably be surprised by the steelhead runs off the great lakes, but we cant fish winters though.

personally i'll take lake trout over steelhead.
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Walleye...end of story.
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no saltwater, no steelhead.

no trout can hold a candle to a steelhead... i have thousands of dollars worth of trout fly-fishing gear that just sits now.. i pretty much won't even guide trout anymore


i'd take one steelhead every other day on the water (we usually do way better than that) over 10-20 fish trout fishin days.

my biggest steel so far is about 17lbs - have landed 30+ lb. chinook on barbless flies swinging for steelhead
Honestly, the most enjoyable fishing I've ever had was back when I lived in western NC, backpacking into tiny mountain streams fishing for brook trout where a 10" was a lunker.

I really need to find some more remote stream fishing opportunities here in CO. That was what I loved the most about that type of fishing - the remoteness and isolation. There's plenty of that here in CO with alpine lakes, but I haven't had much luck in terms of streams. Fuck lake fishing. That shit is boring as hell.
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You would probably be surprised by the steelhead runs off the great lakes, but we cant fish winters though.

personally i'll take lake trout over steelhead.
i am stoked you guys have those to fish for, but if it doesn't go live in the ocean for a while i don't really consider it a steelhead. that said i've never gone after the GL fish.

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Honestly, the most enjoyable fishing I've ever had was back when I lived in western NC, backpacking into tiny mountain streams fishing for brook trout where a 10" was a lunker.
we have a fair bit of that stuff out here but after guiding it for a few years, and once i was really getting into bigger fish - its just gets boring to me... and i looooove dry fly fishing too....

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Walleye...end of story.
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The problem I have with going after the big ones is that for the most part they're in the trophy waters and those waters are PACKED.

I'll hit up the South Platte a few times a year, during the week, and I'll always pull in a couple of 18-24"ers while I'm down there, as long as the flows aren't too low. But, I just can't deal with the crowds. I fish to get away from that shit.

This coming summer, I really have to do some digging and see if I can't find some decent remote stream fishing in CO. I haven't found anything within a couple of hours, that's for sure.
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