And its pouring down rain. The speed of these guys even in those conditions is amazing. Watched a clip where the announcer and a Pit Boss were discussing the choice of tyres to put on a car. Add to that the choice of how to set up the machine otherwise was most interesting.
Way above my skill...
Now just talking heads but France vs Croatia in less than 30 minutes!!
To my surprise, an delight, the game is on National TV over here. Too early here for :guinness: so I'll just have to stick with a cup of coffee.
Edit: Looks like you may have to do a cut and paste.
One: Save for lakes the best trout streams are at least a two hour drive ... one way.
Two: And you need a boat if closer.
Three: Save for Steelhead/Salmon smolts our river's have very little in the way of trout (only two places in the State with planted Brown's that I know of).
That said, this...
We go on and on about fly lines/etc but little said about what hangs between the end of your line and the fly. This web connect is from the US board and its the best 'here's what's going on/needs to be done' I've ever read.
Good read: tapered leader/tippet
A phone call .... "Do you remember my Husband?"
We took command of his new sail boat: "Ambient" down the Columbia river to the Ocean. Full sail as we headed north .... discuss ... skipped Seattle, went for Alaska. Fish, bbq on the beach ... all sails going, running at night with proper...
Thousands play baseball, football, etc. but in total numbers ....
Nothing beats soccer/'footie;' major problem is finding folks who will 'center' a game. Biggest 'problem' I saw over the years was the Center was 'afraid' to toss a 'yellow card' for some thing stupid/dangerous...
Digging out my heavy weather winter coat ... a rod tube ... !!:eek::eek::eek: A ECHO Glass 11' for a #6 line!! So 'new' it even has the plastic thingie on the handle cork.
I think I will buy a fishing lic. for next year, load this thing up and give it a go.
My guess is the film was shot in northern Washington State and British Columbia. Weather looks yuck but that can be the norm but actually with snow it won't be all that cold (note fellow has no gloves)...
First the fly shop is an excellent one, they've seen my credit card number on several occasions. But this one looses me .... $80.00 to well over $100.00for what is basically a set of toe nail clippers??:eek:
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