Trout season does not open for me for a little more than a month, but the stream pictured in Tom's article comes very close, size wise, to a lot of the size streams I fish. And actually later on in the year, after everything leaves out and get to growing, these little creeks get even tougher to fish. And Tom's comments on the appropriate tackle for best fishing these little creeks becomes even more important than it is in the early season. Here is the link to Tom's excellent post: