Home Register Today's Posts Members User CP Calendar FAQ

Go Back   Little River Outfitters Forum > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 147
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: D-Drake
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 06-08-2016, 10:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 877
Posted By D-Drake
Surfdog, If you are wanting to fish Meigs Creek...

Surfdog,
If you are wanting to fish Meigs Creek you should park at the Sinks and hike in the Meigs Creek Trail. The stream is very, small, very over grown and doesn't have a big population of...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 04-19-2016, 12:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 960
Posted By D-Drake
Next Class

Next Nymphing Tactics Class with space is Sunday June 19th.

Everyone seemed to have learned a lot. Rob Fightmaster, Bill Bolinger and David Knapp are great teachers.
Forum: Tennessee Trout Streams and Tailwaters 04-12-2016, 09:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,169
Posted By D-Drake
Great video! Thanks for sharing it.

Great video! Thanks for sharing it.
Forum: Tackle and Gear 03-27-2016, 08:45 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,435
Posted By D-Drake
We had a 4wt Orvis Superfine line on the...

We had a 4wt Orvis Superfine line on the Superfine Glass at the Shop. It is a presentation type taper line. A RIO Trout LT would work well too.
Forum: Tackle and Gear 03-23-2016, 11:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 589
Posted By D-Drake
You can roll regular chest waders down but they...

You can roll regular chest waders down but they are going to be much more bulky than a wader designed to be a pant.

I like the pant waders. I don't like to wade deeper than my knees so a pant is...
Forum: Tackle and Gear 03-23-2016, 11:50 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,435
Posted By D-Drake
The Orvis Superfine Glass rods are great. They...

The Orvis Superfine Glass rods are great. They aren't too slow but just right for the small streams. They are made in Vermont. We have a 7'6" at the Shop as a loaner for people to try. It casts great...
Forum: Tackle and Gear 03-02-2016, 10:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 984
Posted By D-Drake
Many of the manufacturers have photos to use. ...

Many of the manufacturers have photos to use. Byron has been working for weeks gathering pictures and making them the correct size.

I know we will sell a ton more fly tying materials if we got...
Forum: Tackle and Gear 03-02-2016, 10:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 984
Posted By D-Drake
Grannyknot.... The tying materials will NOT be...

Grannyknot.... The tying materials will NOT be listed on the catalog at this time. They can always be purchased over the phone and we will ship them out with the same Free Ground Shipping.

It...
Forum: Tackle and Gear 03-01-2016, 10:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 984
Posted By D-Drake
Matt, We do have them at the Shop. The...

Matt,
We do have them at the Shop.

The current version of the online catalog is very incomplete. There is a ton of stuff that we stock that isn't on there. We are working on getting a newer...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 02-11-2016, 11:16 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,260
Posted By D-Drake
Adam, I'm not sure about the naming on the maps. ...

Adam, I'm not sure about the naming on the maps. The restoration will be upstream of the picnic area several hundred yards where an old mill dam was.

Daniel
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 02-10-2016, 09:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,260
Posted By D-Drake
Buzz from what I gathered the electro shock...

Buzz from what I gathered the electro shock method is not as effective as chemical treatment. Maybe it is most cost effective or just experimenting with a new technique.



2wt if any part of...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 02-09-2016, 01:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,260
Posted By D-Drake
Anthony Creek Restoration

I spoke with Matt Kulp from the GSMNP Fisheries this morning. He confirmed that they will be doing a restoration on Anthony Creek above the picnic area at Cades Cove.
There is an old mill dam a...
Forum: General Fly Tying 12-26-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 783
Posted By D-Drake
I think the ones we sell are tied a regular shank...

I think the ones we sell are tied a regular shank dry fly hook like a TMC 100.

Daniel
Forum: Tennessee Trout Streams and Tailwaters 03-01-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,817
Posted By D-Drake
Shawn, Sorry to hear about the rod. Hopefully...

Shawn,
Sorry to hear about the rod. Hopefully you are getting the broken rods out of the way early and the rest of the year will be clear sailing for you.

TFO is fantastic with customer service...
Forum: Tennessee Trout Streams and Tailwaters 12-16-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 14,889
Posted By D-Drake
This isn't even something that is on the...

This isn't even something that is on the table....but I wonder what anglers would think about GSMNP having a National Park fishing license that would just cover the Smokies?

Daniel
Forum: Tennessee Trout Streams and Tailwaters 12-16-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 14,889
Posted By D-Drake
Jr Resisent Licenses

The Resident Junior (13 - 16) licenses are pretty reasonably priced. There is already so many different licenses to keep track of that they get hard to explain. A good solution might be extending...
Forum: Tennessee Trout Streams and Tailwaters 12-15-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 14,889
Posted By D-Drake
Fish Stamps

Not to stir the pot....but cockeye valdez got me thinking.... Why isn't there a stamp for other hatchery supported fish? (not that I want more TN fishing licenses to explain to people about)
...
Forum: Tackle and Gear 11-19-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,359
Posted By D-Drake
Chota STL Plus Boots

Matt,
Chota is still making the STL+ boot. They have discontinued the regular STL which had the plain felt sole. The Plus has the sole with hubs that allow you to screw cleats in.

This is one...
Forum: General Fly Tying 11-14-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,378
Posted By D-Drake
Jeff Wilkins Beetle

Gary, that was my intention....but since I'm here all the time I might as well hang them on the wall.

We do have a beetle from Jeff. Next time you stop by we can take a look at it.

Daniel
Forum: General Fly Tying 07-30-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,182
Posted By D-Drake
On a package of Dai-Riki hooks....do they have a...

On a package of Dai-Riki hooks....do they have a website listed? or corporate contact info? The distributors we buy from don't sell them.
Forum: General Fly Tying 07-30-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,182
Posted By D-Drake
Favorite Hooks?

Just a general question for everyone. What brands of hooks do you like best? I'm trying to figure out if I should trim some things out...or more importantly stock something we don't now.

Thanks...
Forum: General Fly Tying 07-16-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,865
Posted By D-Drake
Rob's Hellbender Dry

Here is a photo of the fly. Top and bottom view.

http://littleriveroutfitters.com/pages/fishing/FISHING%20REPORT%202013/ROBS-HELLBENDER-DRY.JPG

They come in #10 - #16. The #16's are...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 07-10-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,721
Posted By D-Drake
Books are here!

Hatches & Fly Patterns of the Great Smoky Mountains just rolled off the UPS truck. It looks like it is full of great history and info. (Most of the patterns in the book you are going to have to tie...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 07-07-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,721
Posted By D-Drake
I just got off the phone with Stackpole. We've...

I just got off the phone with Stackpole. We've got a dozen books on the way. They are $24.95. I'll try to get them on the Online Catalog after we get the book for pictures. You can always give us...
Forum: Smoky Mountain Fishing 06-04-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,651
Posted By D-Drake
Kris, It is all about traffic control. The...

Kris,
It is all about traffic control. The last time I tried to see the fireflies I went the year before they started the trollies. It took us 2.5 hours....just to get turned around....we never...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 147

 
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:22 AM.



Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.