Search:

Type: Posts; User: Coach Robb

Page 1 of 11 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.04 seconds.

  1. Replies
    13
    Views
    2,111

    Re: What Are Your Favorite LMB Flies

    1, Chartruese Beadhead wooly bugger
    2, Black wooly worm
    3, Dumbell eye weighted black bunny leach.
    4, Cactus chenille worm in purple or chartruese. 4-6"
    5. Weedless foam body popper later in...
  2. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,539

    Re: No good turn goes unpunished.

    The Stonefly that I have tied is the bullethead Golden Stonefly with a Yellow foam strike indicator and legs. I had the darndest time matching the body color and eventually settled on a blend of gold...
  3. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,539

    No good turn goes unpunished.

    The son of a family friend is going to Missoula Mt. with a school group this summer. They will be fishing the Rock Creek area, and because I am a moron I asked if there was anything I could do? I...
  4. Thread: Tie vs Buy

    by Coach Robb
    Replies
    54
    Views
    5,943

    i tie not to save money ,but because I enjoy it....

    i tie not to save money ,but because I enjoy it. I had a lady tying flies at a demostration tabl ask me why I would tie my own leaders? I asked why she tied her own flies? It 's all part of the...
  5. Replies
    3
    Views
    606

    No it's a raffel where people go from item to...

    No it's a raffel where people go from item to item and drop a ticket in the box for the item. It would be very disconcerting to not have any tickets for my item when they opened it up, but then I'd...
  6. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,125

    He's in the High performance motor sports program...

    He's in the High performance motor sports program at the University of Northwestrn Ohio. I think it's Allen County.
  7. Replies
    3
    Views
    606

    Education foundation raffle prize

    My wife (the boss, the big cheese, the uber Frau, the Kahuna) asked me to donate something to the local education foundation raffle. For fear that this is of limited interest I'm looking for...
  8. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,125

    Ohio on the fly ?

    My son's technical college in Lima is on a year round schedule. We are looking to find someplace in Ohio for a long weekend or a week. Lima is a 6 hour trip from Sussex (dang I hate Chicago) and...
  9. Replies
    5
    Views
    853

    It's been a long Fall

    My Mother went into the hospital,died once, two operations and four months of rehab and she's finally home. Tried to visit every day before or after football practice.
    The president of our youth...
  10. Thread: Muskellunge

    by Coach Robb
    Replies
    6
    Views
    1,330

    Try to find the Spring 2000 warm water fly...

    Try to find the Spring 2000 warm water fly fisherman. There is an excellent article on fishing for Musky and Northerns.
  11. No longer the top of the food chain in my farm pond!

    :wink: I was working the weed edges in my float tube Sunday.( 20" LMB are a heck of alot of fun on a 4 wt.) Switching over flies I looked down right before a snapping turtle with a head the size of a...
  12. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,697

    O K I feel chastised. No more tubing in a storm,...

    O K I feel chastised. No more tubing in a storm, or high humidity, or when the dew point is above 30.
    My limited experience has taught me that water rights and land ownership vary greatly from place...
  13. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,697

    Stuck in a float tube in a lightning storm

    I got stuck under a boat canopie in my float tube for 30 minutes when a storm blew in and I was a 1/2 mile from the put in.I was working the West end of a local lake and having too much fun ( 45...
  14. Replies
    24
    Views
    2,056

    This has turned into a very interesting string...

    This has turned into a very interesting string for me. I have no problem at the trail head or the camp fire being social.
    I've recently left a church that my children were 9th generation to attend. ...
  15. Replies
    24
    Views
    2,056

    I posted a little blurb in the "Sound Off" board...

    I posted a little blurb in the "Sound Off" board upon my return. It was really a gorgeous area and worth the trip. I would like to go back in May.

    ------------------
    "Illegitimus nil Carborundum"
  16. Replies
    24
    Views
    2,056

    "Fishing" Social or Solitary?

    My wife doesn't understand why I've become a recluse. I've taught fly fishing to scouts. I've tied flies for kids at the library, and have been asked to teach a beginners class at a local junior...
  17. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,445

    Kickapoo reserve Wisconsin

    What a beautiful area. The fishing was really tough,but everyone in the family managed to catch a couple.This area must be what the Dells looked like before it was developed( Just thinking about the...
  18. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,796

    I'm having really good luck with black,white and...

    I'm having really good luck with black,white and especially chartreuse wooly buggers. It seems if I want to attract BG's switching to a wooly worm works. Maybe the BG's are short striking on the...
  19. Replies
    8
    Views
    1,070

    My opinion is mine please realize trial and error...

    My opinion is mine please realize trial and error are probably the best teachers. Fishing by myself I like a float tube. Easily portable and mobile. When fishing with family I use a 17' white water...
  20. A pat on the back to the Eagle scout in reader casts

    Congradulations on attaining Eagle rank. To inject a little humor every year I took a group down to Wood National Cemetary to place flags on veterans graves. The first year one of my more creative...
  21. Replies
    1
    Views
    682

    Sounds like the pine sawfly caterpillar. My...

    Sounds like the pine sawfly caterpillar. My Scotch and Jack pines are full of them now. Light green to dark green and can strip a branch over night. They live in colonies of a couple hundred and can...
  22. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,382

    I am perpetually humbled by the good people here....

    I am perpetually humbled by the good people here. As far as football goes I'm the defensive Coor./line coach for an 8th grade youth football team. Our program has 180 players and 40 cheerleaders at 4...
  23. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,748

    Reminds me of the time I installed the key switch...

    Reminds me of the time I installed the key switch on my garage door opener(days before keyless entry).It made sense to me to strip the wires with my teeth. Saliva is a great conductor of electricity....
  24. Replies
    11
    Views
    895

    I like to put a drop on the thread wraps of my...

    I like to put a drop on the thread wraps of my foam beetles so the body doesn't spin. As I was tying in the foam, Well you know how it goes. It won't be the last time that I walked around with bits...
  25. Replies
    11
    Views
    895

    Roger, You are a craftsman with words and wood...

    Roger, You are a craftsman with words and wood working tools.(I've already Zap-A-Gaped myself to my vice if that illustrates my skills). If the fishing stays stinky in the Bayou your always welcome...
Results 1 to 25 of 271
Page 1 of 11 1 2 3 4